The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 99 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.28% 1.24% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 6.40% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 9
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09%  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 170 250 252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 15.81% 19.35% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 373 876 900
Median salary £42,500 £52,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.26% +22.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £25,375 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in West Sussex

BGP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for BGP in West Sussex

BGP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +11 2 - -
Gatwick +2 1 £70,000 +33.33%
BGP
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for BGP.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) DDNS
2 4 (57.14%) DSL
2 4 (57.14%) TACACS
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) Information Management
2 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 4 (57.14%) PKI
2 4 (57.14%) Operations Management
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) 3G
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Barracuda Networks

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) 3G
2 4 (57.14%) 4G
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) DDNS
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) DSL
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) TACACS
2 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) PKI
2 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Adaptive Security
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) Information Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
1 4 (57.14%) Operations Management
1 4 (57.14%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint