The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 77 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing BGP 22 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.90% 0.53% 2.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.80% 2.07% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 26
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
East of England

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
250 241 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.65% 25.64% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 221 227 248
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

BGP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 11 £50,000 -
Bedford -10 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Luton -8 2 - -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
1 33 (100.00%) OSPF
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 30 (90.91%) CCNP
2 30 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (84.85%) TCP/IP
4 25 (75.76%) VPN
4 25 (75.76%) Juniper
4 25 (75.76%) MPLS
4 25 (75.76%) EIGRP
4 25 (75.76%) Wireless
4 25 (75.76%) Network Management
5 24 (72.73%) HP
6 23 (69.70%) RIP
6 23 (69.70%) SSL
6 23 (69.70%) DWDM
6 23 (69.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (69.70%) HSRP
7 22 (66.67%) Service Delivery
7 22 (66.67%) HP NNM
7 22 (66.67%) F5
8 19 (57.58%) MS Visio
9 18 (54.55%) MS Office
10 17 (51.52%) SLA
10 17 (51.52%) Finance
11 15 (45.45%) ITIL
11 15 (45.45%) PRINCE2
11 15 (45.45%) PRINCE
11 15 (45.45%) Change Management
11 15 (45.45%) Banking

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Visio
2 18 (54.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) OSPF
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 28 (84.85%) TCP/IP
3 25 (75.76%) VPN
3 25 (75.76%) EIGRP
3 25 (75.76%) MPLS
3 25 (75.76%) Wireless
4 23 (69.70%) HSRP
4 23 (69.70%) RIP
4 23 (69.70%) SSL
4 23 (69.70%) DWDM
5 8 (24.24%) WAN
6 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (18.18%) Network Security
7 6 (18.18%) LAN
8 4 (12.12%) VoIP
8 4 (12.12%) DHCP
8 4 (12.12%) DNS
9 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
9 3 (9.09%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 15 (45.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
1 15 (45.45%) Network Specialist
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Designer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) SecurID
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Network Management
2 23 (69.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 15 (45.45%) Change Management
4 15 (45.45%) ITIL
4 15 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 15 (45.45%) PRINCE
4 15 (45.45%) Process Improvement
5 6 (18.18%) Network Design
6 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 30 (90.91%) CCNP
1 30 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.18%) CCSA
2 6 (18.18%) CCSE
3 5 (15.15%) CCNA
4 4 (12.12%) CCDP
5 2 (6.06%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCDA
6 1 (3.03%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
1 2 (6.06%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (66.67%) HP NNM
2 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (75.76%) Juniper
3 24 (72.73%) HP
4 22 (66.67%) F5
5 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) Avaya
7 2 (6.06%) Veritas
7 2 (6.06%) Lotus
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Websense
7 2 (6.06%) BT
7 2 (6.06%) 3Com
7 2 (6.06%) Brocade
7 2 (6.06%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.06%) Aruba
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