The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 51 46 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs citing BGP 16 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.55% 5.32% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.75% 23.16% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 35 15
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 177 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.90% 22.99% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 66 164 131
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

BGP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Bedford -3 6 £60,000 -9.09%
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
1 41 (100.00%) CCNP
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 41 (100.00%) OSPF
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 38 (92.68%) Firewall
3 34 (82.93%) CCSA
3 34 (82.93%) CCSE
3 34 (82.93%) Network Security
3 34 (82.93%) CheckPoint
3 34 (82.93%) LAN
3 34 (82.93%) WAN
3 34 (82.93%) Spanning Tree
4 28 (68.29%) Network Management
5 27 (65.85%) CCDP
6 23 (56.10%) MS Visio
7 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
7 21 (51.22%) Load Balancing
8 20 (48.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
8 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
9 14 (34.15%) F5
10 13 (31.71%) tcpdump
10 13 (31.71%) Wireshark
11 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (17.07%) High Availability
11 7 (17.07%) HP NNM
11 7 (17.07%) Wireless
11 7 (17.07%) Finance
11 7 (17.07%) EIGRP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 23 (56.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 41 (100.00%) OSPF
2 38 (92.68%) Firewall
3 34 (82.93%) LAN
3 34 (82.93%) Network Security
3 34 (82.93%) Spanning Tree
3 34 (82.93%) WAN
4 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
5 13 (31.71%) tcpdump
5 13 (31.71%) Wireshark
6 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (17.07%) DWDM
6 7 (17.07%) EIGRP
6 7 (17.07%) HSRP
6 7 (17.07%) RIP
6 7 (17.07%) SSL
6 7 (17.07%) VoIP
6 7 (17.07%) VPN
6 7 (17.07%) VRRP
6 7 (17.07%) Wireless
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Consultant
1 27 (65.85%) Network Consultant
2 26 (63.41%) Network Security Consultant
2 26 (63.41%) Security Consultant
3 19 (46.34%) Network Engineer
3 19 (46.34%) Network Security Engineer
3 19 (46.34%) Security Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Network Specialist
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Network Support
5 5 (12.20%) Network Support Specialist
5 5 (12.20%) Support Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) Check Point Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Presales Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Driving Licence
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Network Management
2 21 (51.22%) Load Balancing
3 20 (48.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.07%) High Availability
4 7 (17.07%) Presales
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) CCNP
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (82.93%) CCSA
2 34 (82.93%) CCSE
3 27 (65.85%) CCDP
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (82.93%) CheckPoint
3 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
4 14 (34.15%) F5
5 7 (17.07%) HP
5 7 (17.07%) Juniper
6 6 (14.63%) CA