The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 120 56 113
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +57
Permanent jobs citing BGP 20 75 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.86% 3.73% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.01% 18.12% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 71 11
Median salary £67,500 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.06% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £65,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
333 414 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.24% 20.59% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 258 368 233
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BGP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

BGP Salary Trend in Birmingham

BGP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BGP.

1 33 (94.29%) OSPF
2 30 (85.71%) Juniper
3 23 (65.71%) MPLS
3 23 (65.71%) VPN
4 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco
5 18 (51.43%) Firewall
6 17 (48.57%) Network Design
6 17 (48.57%) CCNP
6 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (45.71%) RSVP
7 16 (45.71%) SS7
7 16 (45.71%) VRRP
7 16 (45.71%) Ericsson
7 16 (45.71%) 3G
7 16 (45.71%) SONET
7 16 (45.71%) Ethernet
7 16 (45.71%) ATM
7 16 (45.71%) Packet Switching
7 16 (45.71%) SDH
7 16 (45.71%) Redback
7 16 (45.71%) Frame Relay
7 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
7 16 (45.71%) GGSN
7 16 (45.71%) SGSN
7 16 (45.71%) Network Architecture
7 16 (45.71%) 4G
7 16 (45.71%) HSRP
7 16 (45.71%) VoLTE
7 16 (45.71%) VoWiFi

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) OSPF
2 23 (65.71%) MPLS
2 23 (65.71%) VPN
3 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
4 18 (51.43%) Firewall
5 16 (45.71%) 3G
5 16 (45.71%) 4G
5 16 (45.71%) ATM
5 16 (45.71%) Ethernet
5 16 (45.71%) Frame Relay
5 16 (45.71%) GGSN
5 16 (45.71%) Packet Switching
5 16 (45.71%) RSVP
5 16 (45.71%) SDH
5 16 (45.71%) SGSN
5 16 (45.71%) SONET
5 16 (45.71%) SS7
5 16 (45.71%) VoLTE
5 16 (45.71%) VoWiFi
5 16 (45.71%) VRRP
General
1 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Design Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Ericsson Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Implementation Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Network Support
4 8 (22.86%) Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Network Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Support
7 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Expert
8 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Network Design
2 16 (45.71%) Network Architecture
3 10 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 10 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 7 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) CCNP
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCIE
3 6 (17.14%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) CISSP
5 3 (8.57%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.71%) CCDP
7 1 (2.86%) CCDE
7 1 (2.86%) CCIP
7 1 (2.86%) CCNA
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Juniper
2 18 (51.43%) Cisco
3 16 (45.71%) Ericsson
3 16 (45.71%) Redback
4 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
5 10 (28.57%) Intel Security
6 6 (17.14%) F5
6 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
6 6 (17.14%) Riverbed
7 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago