Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 81 104
Rank change year-on-year -30 +23 +3
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.65% 2.46% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.09% 10.48% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 12
Southampton median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -48.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,875 £28,750 £57,875
90th Percentile £46,500 £67,500 £63,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.00% +26.58%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 220 315 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.97% 23.44% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 195 291 295
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,100 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £52,500 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Southampton

BGP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for BGP in Southampton

BGP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for BGP.

1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 4 (44.44%) JNCIA
4 4 (44.44%) JNCIS
4 4 (44.44%) Brocade
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) IPv4
5 3 (33.33%) IPv6
5 3 (33.33%) Business Development
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) Military
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) 5G
5 3 (33.33%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) IaaS

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) 5G
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) IPv4
5 3 (33.33%) IPv6
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) NetScreen
6 2 (22.22%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Support
1 2 (22.22%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Business Development
2 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Groovy
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) JNCIA
2 4 (44.44%) JNCIS
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Brocade
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Foundry