The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East / Kent
Rank 81 104 90
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.25% 0.26% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 1.20% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £41,000 £48,875 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.11% +17.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £48,875 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £48,875 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.72% -4.00%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 121 251 237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 15.07% 21.96% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 92 220 207
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -10.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing BGP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Kent

BGP
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP in Kent.

Salary trend for BGP in Kent

BGP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 £39,000 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for BGP.

1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 11 (91.67%) IPsec
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) IP Telephony
2 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Hyper-V
2 11 (91.67%) Fibre Channel
2 11 (91.67%) F5
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (91.67%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
2 11 (91.67%) CCNA
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) SSL
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) VoIP
2 11 (91.67%) WLAN
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) GAP Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Brocade

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 11 (91.67%) Fibre Channel
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) IP Telephony
2 11 (91.67%) IPsec
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) SSL
2 11 (91.67%) VoIP
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) RIP
3 1 (8.33%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Network Support
2 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) GAP Analysis
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Escalation Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNA
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Hyper-V
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Brocade
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 11 (91.67%) F5
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Kent
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