Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 184 234
Rank change year-on-year +37 +50 -87
Permanent jobs citing BGP 51 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.46% 0.77% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 3.95% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 20
Surrey median annual salary £54,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.06% -29.17% +51.90%
10th Percentile £47,500 £35,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £62,100 £47,500 £71,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -10.00%

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 757 887 1,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.60% 19.61% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 681 679 917
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £25,750
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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 +43 24 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Redhill +1 8 £57,500 +43.75%
Guildford +14 3 £54,000 +44.00% 1
BGP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 48 (94.12%) Cisco
2 45 (88.24%) Firewall
3 44 (86.27%) OSPF
4 34 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
5 33 (64.71%) Palo Alto
6 31 (60.78%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (58.82%) SolarWinds
8 27 (52.94%) Aruba
8 27 (52.94%) Meraki
9 26 (50.98%) Network Security
9 26 (50.98%) TCP/IP
10 21 (41.18%) Finance
11 20 (39.22%) IBM
11 20 (39.22%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (39.22%) Azure
11 20 (39.22%) DataPower
11 20 (39.22%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (35.29%) CCNP
12 18 (35.29%) MPLS
13 15 (29.41%) ITIL
13 15 (29.41%) F5
14 14 (27.45%) IPsec
15 12 (23.53%) WAN
15 12 (23.53%) Juniper
16 11 (21.57%) SSL
16 11 (21.57%) VPN
17 10 (19.61%) LAN
17 10 (19.61%) DHCP
17 10 (19.61%) Wireless
17 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus

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:

Cloud Services
1 20 (39.22%) Azure
2 1 (1.96%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (88.24%) Firewall
2 44 (86.27%) OSPF
3 34 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 31 (60.78%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (50.98%) Network Security
5 26 (50.98%) TCP/IP
6 18 (35.29%) MPLS
7 14 (27.45%) IPsec
8 12 (23.53%) WAN
9 11 (21.57%) SSL
9 11 (21.57%) VPN
10 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (19.61%) DHCP
10 10 (19.61%) LAN
10 10 (19.61%) Wireless
11 9 (17.65%) SNMP
12 8 (15.69%) DNS
13 7 (13.73%) 3G
13 7 (13.73%) Internet
13 7 (13.73%) SAN
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Network Engineer
2 22 (43.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Juniper Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) IP Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Network Support
7 2 (3.92%) Security Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) DataPower
2 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
3 7 (13.73%) PKI
4 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (29.41%) ITIL
3 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.69%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
3 8 (15.69%) Scrum
4 7 (13.73%) Adaptive Security
4 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
4 7 (13.73%) Information Management
4 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
4 7 (13.73%) WAN Optimisation
4 7 (13.73%) Web Filtering
5 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.84%) Business Continuity
6 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.84%) Presales
7 3 (5.88%) Data Security
7 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (35.29%) CCNP
3 8 (15.69%) CCNA
4 7 (13.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (13.73%) Degree
4 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (9.80%) CCIE
6 3 (5.88%) JNCIP
6 3 (5.88%) JNCIS
6 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.92%) CCIE Data Center
7 2 (3.92%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (3.92%) CCIE Service Provider
7 2 (3.92%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 48 (94.12%) Cisco
2 33 (64.71%) Palo Alto
3 30 (58.82%) SolarWinds
4 27 (52.94%) Aruba
4 27 (52.94%) Meraki
5 20 (39.22%) IBM
6 15 (29.41%) F5
7 12 (23.53%) Juniper
8 7 (13.73%) Barracuda Networks
8 7 (13.73%) Forcepoint
8 7 (13.73%) Huawei
9 5 (9.80%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.92%) Brocade
11 2 (3.92%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (3.92%) IronPort
11 2 (3.92%) Polycom
11 2 (3.92%) Siemens
11 2 (3.92%) VMware