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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 83
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.12% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.56% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £33,000 £44,375
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.21% -2.56%  

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 95 179 209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 15.20% 22.13% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 164 133
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £34,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 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 29 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 Southampton region with a requirement for BGP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (50.00%) Junos
4 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) Statistics
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) PPP
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) L2TP
4 4 (50.00%) RTP
5 3 (37.50%) NetScreen
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) JNCIA
5 3 (37.50%) JNCIS
5 3 (37.50%) Brocade
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) Foundry
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) Junos
3 4 (50.00%) L2TP
3 4 (50.00%) PPP
3 4 (50.00%) RTP
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) NetScreen
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) HSRP
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) JNCIA
3 3 (37.50%) JNCIS
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Brocade
4 2 (25.00%) Foundry
5 1 (12.50%) F5