BGP Jobs in the South East

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 256 332 340
Rank change year-on-year +76 +8 -51
Permanent jobs citing BGP 136 84 149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.82% 0.55% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 3.17% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 104 53 118
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,232 £41,000
25th Percentile £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - -9.09% -2.22%
75th Percentile £56,250 £63,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,750 £77,875
England median annual salary £51,000 £55,000 £59,483
% change year-on-year -7.27% -7.54% +8.15%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East

BGP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,745 2,646 2,967
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 16.63% 17.40% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,907 1,558 1,863
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% -5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £59,000 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BGP in the South East.

Salary trend for BGP in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing BGP in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for BGP in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Hampshire +19 76 £49,000 -1.51% 11
Thames Valley +47 42 £53,000 -15.20% 5
Berkshire +47 32 £53,000 -24.29% 4
Surrey +12 12 £137,500 +217.92% 4
West Sussex +46 6 £52,500 -41.67% 1
Buckinghamshire -16 6 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Oxfordshire +3 4 £42,500 -29.17%
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England

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.18%) Azure
2 18 (13.24%) AWS
3 10 (7.35%) Entra ID
4 4 (2.94%) Amazon EKS
4 4 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.94%) GCP
5 2 (1.47%) AWS Direct Connect
5 2 (1.47%) Azure Monitor
5 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.47%) IaaS
5 2 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (53.68%) OSPF
2 51 (37.50%) Firewall
3 31 (22.79%) VPN
4 29 (21.32%) WAN
5 25 (18.38%) EIGRP
5 25 (18.38%) IPsec
6 23 (16.91%) Cisco Firepower
6 23 (16.91%) MPLS
6 23 (16.91%) SSL
7 22 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (13.97%) DMVPN
8 19 (13.97%) SD-WAN
9 18 (13.24%) VLAN
10 15 (11.03%) DNS
10 15 (11.03%) HSRP
11 14 (10.29%) TCP/IP
12 13 (9.56%) Wireless
13 12 (8.82%) LAN
14 11 (8.09%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (8.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.68%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) InfluxDB
3 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.74%) MySQL
3 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
General
1 32 (23.53%) Social Skills
2 5 (3.68%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Legal
3 2 (1.47%) Electronics
3 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (0.74%) Military
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (55.88%) Network Engineer
2 24 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 24 (17.65%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 19 (13.97%) Architect
4 15 (11.03%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (11.03%) Network Architect
4 15 (11.03%) Network Support
5 12 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) Senior
6 10 (7.35%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Network Specialist
7 9 (6.62%) Network Support Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) IP Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Lead
9 6 (4.41%) Lead Architect
9 6 (4.41%) Professional Services Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.56%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (2.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (8.09%) Public Cloud
4 10 (7.35%) Driving Licence
5 9 (6.62%) Virtual Team
6 8 (5.88%) PKI
7 5 (3.68%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.68%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.47%) Fibre Optics
10 2 (1.47%) Molecular Biology
11 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.18%) Linux
2 15 (11.03%) Windows
3 7 (5.15%) Android
3 7 (5.15%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.47%) VMS
6 2 (1.47%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.74%) CentOS
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.47%) Project Delivery
2 35 (25.74%) Network Design
3 18 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (9.56%) Agile
4 13 (9.56%) Presales
5 11 (8.09%) Cloud Security
5 11 (8.09%) Technical Leadership
6 10 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (7.35%) Mentoring
6 10 (7.35%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (7.35%) Project Management
6 10 (7.35%) Web Filtering
7 9 (6.62%) High Availability
7 9 (6.62%) Network Management
8 8 (5.88%) Information Security
8 8 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (5.88%) Prototyping
9 7 (5.15%) Computer Science
9 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (5.15%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.41%) Python
2 3 (2.21%) SQL
3 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 63 (46.32%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (40.44%) CCNP
4 20 (14.71%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.62%) JNCIE
6 8 (5.88%) Degree
7 7 (5.15%) CCIE
8 6 (4.41%) JNCIS
9 5 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (2.94%) AWS Certification
10 4 (2.94%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.94%) Azure Certification
10 4 (2.94%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.21%) CCNA
11 3 (2.21%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.47%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (10.29%) Hyper-V
2 13 (9.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.68%) Docker
4 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.74%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (25.74%) FortiGate
2 9 (6.62%) Ansible
3 8 (5.88%) Terraform
4 6 (4.41%) Endace
5 5 (3.68%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.21%) Grafana
7 2 (1.47%) Nessus
7 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.47%) WSUS
8 1 (0.74%) Icinga
Vendors
1 106 (77.94%) Juniper
2 86 (63.24%) Cisco
3 26 (19.12%) Fortinet
4 17 (12.50%) F5
5 11 (8.09%) McAfee
5 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
6 10 (7.35%) Draytek
7 7 (5.15%) Aruba
7 7 (5.15%) Meraki
7 7 (5.15%) Palo Alto
7 7 (5.15%) VMware
8 6 (4.41%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (4.41%) Infoblox
8 6 (4.41%) Nokia
9 4 (2.94%) Oracle
9 4 (2.94%) Sparx
10 3 (2.21%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.47%) Dell
12 1 (0.74%) Arista
12 1 (0.74%) WatchGuard