Period
to 16 February 2019

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 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 138 132
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6 +9
Permanent jobs citing BGP 32 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.25% 0.15% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.40% 0.96% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 22
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.48% +45.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £42,500 £71,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 381 311 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.92% 15.36% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 337 263 342
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.33% -6.11%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.95%

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 16 February 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
Crawley - 14 £48,750 - 2
Gatwick -9 13 £45,000 -37.93% 5
Burgess Hill - 2 £65,000 -
BGP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for BGP.

1 32 (100.00%) VPN
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
1 32 (100.00%) OSPF
1 32 (100.00%) Firewall
1 32 (100.00%) Wireless
2 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (96.88%) CCNP
2 31 (96.88%) LAN
2 31 (96.88%) WAN
3 30 (93.75%) IPsec
4 29 (90.63%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (87.50%) NetApp
5 28 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 27 (84.38%) Citrix
7 26 (81.25%) VRRP
7 26 (81.25%) CheckPoint
7 26 (81.25%) VoIP
7 26 (81.25%) Load Balancing
7 26 (81.25%) HSRP
7 26 (81.25%) Network Monitoring
7 26 (81.25%) Data Centre
8 25 (78.13%) FCoE
8 25 (78.13%) iSCSI
8 25 (78.13%) NAS
8 25 (78.13%) SAN
8 25 (78.13%) TCP/IP
9 24 (75.00%) SolarWinds
9 24 (75.00%) Multicast
10 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
10 14 (43.75%) Change Control

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Firewall
1 32 (100.00%) OSPF
1 32 (100.00%) VPN
1 32 (100.00%) Wireless
2 31 (96.88%) LAN
2 31 (96.88%) WAN
3 30 (93.75%) IPsec
4 29 (90.63%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 26 (81.25%) HSRP
6 26 (81.25%) VoIP
6 26 (81.25%) VRRP
7 25 (78.13%) FCoE
7 25 (78.13%) iSCSI
7 25 (78.13%) NAS
7 25 (78.13%) SAN
7 25 (78.13%) TCP/IP
8 24 (75.00%) Multicast
9 14 (43.75%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (18.75%) EIGRP
General
1 10 (31.25%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Network Security Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) SIEM Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 26 (81.25%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) CMDB
3 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Load Balancing
1 26 (81.25%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (43.75%) Change Control
2 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 14 (43.75%) Network Optimisation
3 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (15.63%) Presales
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) High Availability
7 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) CCNP
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.13%) CWDP
4 1 (3.13%) CWNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.38%) XenApp
1 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (87.50%) NetApp
3 27 (84.38%) Citrix
4 26 (81.25%) CheckPoint
5 24 (75.00%) SolarWinds
6 7 (21.88%) Palo Alto
7 6 (18.75%) HP
7 6 (18.75%) Juniper
8 5 (15.63%) Dell
8 5 (15.63%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (12.50%) Aruba
10 3 (9.38%) EqualLogic
10 3 (9.38%) Meraki
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.38%) ProCurve
10 3 (9.38%) VMware
11 1 (3.13%) Arista
11 1 (3.13%) F5