The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 117 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 96 115 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.13% 2.29% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.88% 8.54% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 78 65 65
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
BGP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1219 1347 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.99% 26.78% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 969 842 1043
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Berkshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

BGP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +25 58 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Newbury +18 20 £50,000 -
Slough +4 6 £51,250 -18.00%
Bracknell -11 4 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Wokingham - 1 £40,500 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 177 (81.19%) MPLS
2 173 (79.36%) Cisco
3 166 (76.15%) OSPF
4 158 (72.48%) Cisco Certification
5 144 (66.06%) Juniper
6 135 (61.93%) Firewall
7 132 (60.55%) VPN
8 125 (57.34%) CCNP
9 113 (51.83%) WAN
10 82 (37.61%) Data Centre
11 77 (35.32%) TCP/IP
12 71 (32.57%) Cisco ASA
12 71 (32.57%) F5
13 62 (28.44%) EIGRP
14 58 (26.61%) Wireless
14 58 (26.61%) Telecoms
15 56 (25.69%) CheckPoint
16 54 (24.77%) IPsec
16 54 (24.77%) CCIE
17 53 (24.31%) LAN
18 52 (23.85%) VoIP
19 47 (21.56%) SSL
20 45 (20.64%) IPv6
20 45 (20.64%) CCNA
20 45 (20.64%) Linux
21 44 (20.18%) VMware
22 43 (19.72%) VLAN
23 41 (18.81%) Cisco Nexus
24 39 (17.89%) Migration
25 38 (17.43%) Ethernet

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.38%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.92%) Apache
2 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 177 (81.19%) MPLS
2 166 (76.15%) OSPF
3 135 (61.93%) Firewall
4 132 (60.55%) VPN
5 113 (51.83%) WAN
6 77 (35.32%) TCP/IP
7 71 (32.57%) Cisco ASA
8 62 (28.44%) EIGRP
9 58 (26.61%) Wireless
10 54 (24.77%) IPsec
11 53 (24.31%) LAN
12 52 (23.85%) VoIP
13 47 (21.56%) SSL
14 45 (20.64%) IPv6
15 43 (19.72%) VLAN
16 41 (18.81%) Cisco Nexus
17 38 (17.43%) BIG-IP
17 38 (17.43%) Ethernet
17 38 (17.43%) IPv4
18 35 (16.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.83%) MySQL
General
1 58 (26.61%) Telecoms
2 35 (16.06%) Finance
3 12 (5.50%) Marketing
4 10 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.21%) German Language
6 5 (2.29%) Banking
7 4 (1.83%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 137 (62.84%) Network Engineer
2 50 (22.94%) Cisco Engineer
3 48 (22.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 45 (20.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 38 (17.43%) Support Engineer
6 30 (13.76%) Network Support
6 30 (13.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 29 (13.30%) Consultant
8 20 (9.17%) Design Engineer
8 20 (9.17%) Senior Network Support
8 20 (9.17%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 20 (9.17%) Senior Support Engineer
9 19 (8.72%) Ericsson Engineer
10 18 (8.26%) Network Consultant
10 18 (8.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 18 (8.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 17 (7.80%) Implementation Engineer
11 17 (7.80%) Switch Engineer
12 15 (6.88%) Cisco Consultant
12 15 (6.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.72%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.83%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (1.83%) Web Services
3 3 (1.38%) XMPP
4 2 (0.92%) LAMP
5 1 (0.46%) .NET
5 1 (0.46%) CSS
5 1 (0.46%) ISPF
5 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (37.61%) Data Centre
2 25 (11.47%) Private Cloud
3 12 (5.50%) IPTV
4 9 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.64%) Linux
2 14 (6.42%) Windows
3 7 (3.21%) Unix
3 7 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.83%) CentOS
5 2 (0.92%) Debian
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.89%) Migration
2 37 (16.97%) Network Design
3 34 (15.60%) Fault Management
4 29 (13.30%) Network Monitoring
5 25 (11.47%) Load Balancing
5 25 (11.47%) Network Management
6 20 (9.17%) Network Architecture
6 20 (9.17%) Presales
7 17 (7.80%) ITIL
8 12 (5.50%) Customer Engagement
8 12 (5.50%) Product Management
9 11 (5.05%) Project Management
9 11 (5.05%) Time Management
10 9 (4.13%) Change Management
10 9 (4.13%) High Availability
11 8 (3.67%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.21%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.75%) Change Control
13 6 (2.75%) Network Planning
14 5 (2.29%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.59%) Perl
2 9 (4.13%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.29%) Python
4 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.92%) PHP
5 2 (0.92%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.46%) C
6 1 (0.46%) C#
6 1 (0.46%) C++
6 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.46%) SQL
6 1 (0.46%) VB
6 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 158 (72.48%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (57.34%) CCNP
3 54 (24.77%) CCIE
4 45 (20.64%) CCNA
5 23 (10.55%) SC Cleared
5 23 (10.55%) Security Cleared
6 13 (5.96%) CCSP
7 11 (5.05%) Degree
8 8 (3.67%) JNCIP
9 6 (2.75%) CCVP
9 6 (2.75%) JNCIE
10 5 (2.29%) CCDP
10 5 (2.29%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.83%) CCDA
12 3 (1.38%) CCIP
12 3 (1.38%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (0.46%) CCNP Voice
13 1 (0.46%) CISSP
13 1 (0.46%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) SAS 70
System Software
1 36 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.83%) Firmware
3 2 (0.92%) iptables
4 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.75%) Cacti
1 6 (2.75%) Nagios
1 6 (2.75%) SmokePing
1 6 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (1.83%) Puppet
3 2 (0.92%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 173 (79.36%) Cisco
2 144 (66.06%) Juniper
3 71 (32.57%) F5
4 56 (25.69%) CheckPoint
5 44 (20.18%) VMware
6 26 (11.93%) NetScout
7 21 (9.63%) Brocade
8 19 (8.72%) Ericsson
8 19 (8.72%) Redback
9 15 (6.88%) HP
10 14 (6.42%) Palo Alto
11 13 (5.96%) SolarWinds
12 12 (5.50%) Microsoft
13 11 (5.05%) Aruba
14 10 (4.59%) Huawei
15 9 (4.13%) Riverbed
16 8 (3.67%) Extreme Networks
17 6 (2.75%) ION Trading
17 6 (2.75%) Nortel
17 6 (2.75%) Stonesoft
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