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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 68 74
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.36% 1.79% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 9.56% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Median salary £32,125 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.75% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,913 £47,500 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,638 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 136 228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 13.17% 18.73% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 197 419 462
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) NetScreen
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Foundry
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Assystem Group Uk Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 6 days ago