Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 208 225
Rank change year-on-year +54 +17 -93
Permanent jobs citing BGP 48 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.25% 0.43% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 2.19% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 33
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £43,250 £33,800 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £46,500 £73,650
South East median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 895 958 1,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.35% 19.72% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 781 749 982
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -5.56%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Surrey

BGP
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for BGP in Surrey

BGP
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Surrey over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for BGP in Surrey

BGP
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +48 19 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Redhill -2 13 £57,500 +43.75% 1
BGP
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for BGP.

1 46 (95.83%) OSPF
1 46 (95.83%) Firewall
2 42 (87.50%) Cisco
3 29 (60.42%) Wi-Fi
4 28 (58.33%) Palo Alto
5 26 (54.17%) TCP/IP
6 24 (50.00%) CCNP
6 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (47.92%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (43.75%) Aruba
8 21 (43.75%) Meraki
8 21 (43.75%) WAN
9 18 (37.50%) MPLS
9 18 (37.50%) SolarWinds
9 18 (37.50%) Network Security
10 16 (33.33%) F5
10 16 (33.33%) ITIL
11 15 (31.25%) DNS
11 15 (31.25%) SNMP
11 15 (31.25%) Juniper
12 14 (29.17%) LAN
13 13 (27.08%) Wireless
14 12 (25.00%) JNCIS
14 12 (25.00%) JNCIP
14 12 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
15 11 (22.92%) Finance
15 11 (22.92%) VPN
16 10 (20.83%) IBM
16 10 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
16 10 (20.83%) DataPower

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (95.83%) Firewall
1 46 (95.83%) OSPF
2 29 (60.42%) Wi-Fi
3 26 (54.17%) TCP/IP
4 23 (47.92%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (43.75%) WAN
6 18 (37.50%) MPLS
6 18 (37.50%) Network Security
7 15 (31.25%) DNS
7 15 (31.25%) SNMP
8 14 (29.17%) LAN
9 13 (27.08%) Wireless
10 11 (22.92%) VPN
11 9 (18.75%) Internet
12 8 (16.67%) Ethernet
13 6 (12.50%) 3G
13 6 (12.50%) DHCP
13 6 (12.50%) ISDN
13 6 (12.50%) SAN
13 6 (12.50%) SSL
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 18 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) IP Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Wireless Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Juniper Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.33%) Network Support
6 3 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) DataPower
2 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.50%) PKI
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
1 6 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 6 (12.50%) Adaptive Security
5 6 (12.50%) Coaching
5 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (12.50%) Information Management
5 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (12.50%) Web Filtering
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.33%) Network Design
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Security
7 3 (6.25%) Tech Ops
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) CCNP
1 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.00%) JNCIP
2 12 (25.00%) JNCIS
3 9 (18.75%) CCIE
4 8 (16.67%) CCNA
5 6 (12.50%) Degree
6 4 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.17%) CCIE Data Center
8 2 (4.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (4.17%) CCIE Service Provider
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (87.50%) Cisco
2 28 (58.33%) Palo Alto
3 21 (43.75%) Aruba
3 21 (43.75%) Meraki
4 18 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 16 (33.33%) F5
6 15 (31.25%) Juniper
7 10 (20.83%) IBM
8 9 (18.75%) Huawei
8 9 (18.75%) Ruckus Wireless
9 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 6 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
10 6 (12.50%) BT
10 6 (12.50%) Forcepoint
11 1 (2.08%) Fortinet