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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 119 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 12 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.53% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.48% 3.52% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 12
Median salary £50,250 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £41,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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
268 284 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.03% 15.05% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 171 250 255
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
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 20 January 2017.

BGP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BGP.

1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (92.59%) OSPF
2 19 (70.37%) WAN
3 18 (66.67%) VPN
3 18 (66.67%) Firewall
4 17 (62.96%) LAN
5 16 (59.26%) CCNP
6 13 (48.15%) CCNA
7 11 (40.74%) MPLS
8 10 (37.04%) Presales
8 10 (37.04%) ITIL
9 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 9 (33.33%) Network Security
10 8 (29.63%) VLAN
10 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
11 7 (25.93%) Wireless
11 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
12 6 (22.22%) Finance
12 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 6 (22.22%) CCDP
12 6 (22.22%) CCIE
12 6 (22.22%) VPLS
12 6 (22.22%) Multicast
13 5 (18.52%) Aruba
13 5 (18.52%) CCDA
13 5 (18.52%) CCIP
13 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
13 5 (18.52%) Windows
13 5 (18.52%) Migration

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) OSPF
2 19 (70.37%) WAN
3 18 (66.67%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) VPN
4 17 (62.96%) LAN
5 11 (40.74%) MPLS
6 9 (33.33%) Network Security
7 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
7 8 (29.63%) VLAN
8 7 (25.93%) Wireless
9 6 (22.22%) Multicast
9 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (22.22%) VPLS
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (14.81%) DHCP
10 4 (14.81%) NGN
10 4 (14.81%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (14.81%) SSH
10 4 (14.81%) SSL
10 4 (14.81%) WLAN
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Presales Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Check Point Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Server Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Solaris
3 3 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
1 10 (37.04%) Presales
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
3 3 (11.11%) Change Control
3 3 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.70%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (59.26%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) CCNA
4 6 (22.22%) CCDP
4 6 (22.22%) CCIE
5 5 (18.52%) CCDA
5 5 (18.52%) CCIP
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (11.11%) MCSE
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
6 3 (11.11%) PMP
7 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (18.52%) Aruba
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (14.81%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
4 4 (14.81%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Huawei
4 4 (14.81%) Meraki
4 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
4 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Polycom
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