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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 74 106 95
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 18 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.57% 0.90% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 4.46% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 4
Average salary £49,250 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.88% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.36% +1.14%
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
171 269 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.88% 20.26% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 143 251 259
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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
Bedford +38 11 £54,250 +17.29%
Dunstable +5 5 £47,500 - 1
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco
1 43 (100.00%) CCNP
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (97.67%) OSPF
3 39 (90.70%) Firewall
4 37 (86.05%) TCP/IP
5 36 (83.72%) MS Visio
6 33 (76.74%) Network Management
7 28 (65.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (62.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 26 (60.47%) Network Security
10 22 (51.16%) CCDP
10 22 (51.16%) Spanning Tree
11 21 (48.84%) HSRP
11 21 (48.84%) Juniper
11 21 (48.84%) CheckPoint
11 21 (48.84%) EIGRP
11 21 (48.84%) LAN
11 21 (48.84%) WAN
11 21 (48.84%) RIP
11 21 (48.84%) VPN
11 21 (48.84%) SSL
11 21 (48.84%) CCSA
11 21 (48.84%) Finance
12 20 (46.51%) CCSE
12 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
13 19 (44.19%) Load Balancing
14 18 (41.86%) F5
15 17 (39.53%) HP NNM
15 17 (39.53%) Wireless

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 36 (83.72%) MS Visio
2 15 (34.88%) MS Office
3 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (97.67%) OSPF
2 39 (90.70%) Firewall
3 37 (86.05%) TCP/IP
4 27 (62.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 26 (60.47%) Network Security
6 22 (51.16%) Spanning Tree
7 21 (48.84%) HSRP
7 21 (48.84%) VPN
7 21 (48.84%) SSL
7 21 (48.84%) LAN
7 21 (48.84%) WAN
7 21 (48.84%) RIP
7 21 (48.84%) EIGRP
8 17 (39.53%) Wireless
8 17 (39.53%) DWDM
8 17 (39.53%) MPLS
9 11 (25.58%) Wireshark
10 10 (23.26%) tcpdump
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (11.63%) VRRP
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Consultant
2 17 (39.53%) Network Consultant
3 13 (30.23%) Network Engineer
4 12 (27.91%) Security Consultant
4 12 (27.91%) Network Security Consultant
5 11 (25.58%) Network Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Network Security Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) AWS Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Security Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Network Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Network Management
2 28 (65.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (44.19%) Load Balancing
4 16 (37.21%) ITIL
5 15 (34.88%) Change Management
6 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
6 12 (27.91%) PRINCE
6 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery
7 11 (25.58%) Process Improvement
8 6 (13.95%) Network Design
9 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (2.33%) CRM
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) CCNP
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (51.16%) CCDP
3 21 (48.84%) CCSA
4 20 (46.51%) CCSE
5 12 (27.91%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (16.28%) CCNA
7 1 (2.33%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (48.84%) Juniper
2 21 (48.84%) CheckPoint
3 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
4 18 (41.86%) F5
5 17 (39.53%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + £3k Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago