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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 123 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing BGP 18 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.80% 0.52% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.79% 2.94% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 28
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
376 340 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.62% 17.76% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 246 299 317
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,500
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 7 December 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 37 (94.87%) OSPF
2 36 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (87.18%) Cisco
4 30 (76.92%) VPN
5 29 (74.36%) WAN
6 27 (69.23%) Firewall
7 26 (66.67%) LAN
8 20 (51.28%) CCNP
8 20 (51.28%) MPLS
9 17 (43.59%) CCNA
10 16 (41.03%) EIGRP
11 15 (38.46%) Wireless
12 13 (33.33%) ITIL
13 12 (30.77%) VLAN
13 12 (30.77%) VPLS
13 12 (30.77%) Presales
13 12 (30.77%) Cisco Wireless
14 11 (28.21%) Network Security
14 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
15 9 (23.08%) SSL
15 9 (23.08%) Palo Alto
16 8 (20.51%) CCIE
16 8 (20.51%) CCDP
16 8 (20.51%) DHCP
16 8 (20.51%) VMware
16 8 (20.51%) F5
17 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
17 7 (17.95%) Migration
17 7 (17.95%) CCDA
17 7 (17.95%) CCIP

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 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (94.87%) OSPF
2 30 (76.92%) VPN
3 29 (74.36%) WAN
4 27 (69.23%) Firewall
5 26 (66.67%) LAN
6 20 (51.28%) MPLS
7 16 (41.03%) EIGRP
8 15 (38.46%) Wireless
9 12 (30.77%) Cisco Wireless
9 12 (30.77%) VLAN
9 12 (30.77%) VPLS
10 11 (28.21%) Network Security
11 9 (23.08%) SSL
12 8 (20.51%) DHCP
13 6 (15.38%) Multicast
13 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
14 5 (12.82%) IPsec
14 5 (12.82%) SAN
14 5 (12.82%) VoIP
14 5 (12.82%) WLAN
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Analyst
1 11 (28.21%) Network Analyst
1 11 (28.21%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Presales Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Network Support
4 5 (12.82%) Network Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Check Point Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Support
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) WAP
1 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Handset
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Solaris
3 3 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Presales
3 7 (17.95%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
5 3 (7.69%) Change Control
5 3 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.56%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (51.28%) CCNP
3 17 (43.59%) CCNA
4 8 (20.51%) CCDP
4 8 (20.51%) CCIE
5 7 (17.95%) CCDA
5 7 (17.95%) CCIP
6 5 (12.82%) CISSP
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (7.69%) MCSE
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
7 3 (7.69%) PMP
8 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
8 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (5.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.56%) Cacti
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
3 9 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 8 (20.51%) F5
4 8 (20.51%) VMware
5 5 (12.82%) Aruba
5 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) Riverbed
5 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
6 4 (10.26%) Aerohive Networks
6 4 (10.26%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
6 4 (10.26%) Huawei
6 4 (10.26%) Meraki
6 4 (10.26%) Sourcefire
7 3 (7.69%) Citrix
7 3 (7.69%) HP
7 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec