The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 45 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.42% 0.19% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% 0.51% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 14
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £45,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
BGP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 196 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.68% 37.33% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 90 111 125
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

BGP
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

BGP Salary Trend in Bracknell

BGP
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Juniper
2 14 (87.50%) MPLS
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (62.50%) OSPF
5 9 (56.25%) CCNA
5 9 (56.25%) JNCIA
6 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (37.50%) VPN
8 5 (31.25%) IPv4
8 5 (31.25%) L2TP
8 5 (31.25%) IPsec
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (25.00%) DHCP
9 4 (25.00%) Firewall
10 3 (18.75%) HSRP
10 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
10 3 (18.75%) VRRP
10 3 (18.75%) DSL
10 3 (18.75%) Degree
11 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
11 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
11 2 (12.50%) Migration
11 2 (12.50%) SSL
11 2 (12.50%) LAN
11 2 (12.50%) WAN
11 2 (12.50%) IPv6
11 2 (12.50%) CCIE
11 2 (12.50%) DNS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) MPLS
2 10 (62.50%) OSPF
3 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) IPv4
5 5 (31.25%) L2TP
5 5 (31.25%) IPsec
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) HSRP
7 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
7 3 (18.75%) VRRP
7 3 (18.75%) DSL
8 2 (12.50%) SSL
8 2 (12.50%) LAN
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) IPv6
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) RIP
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Provisioning Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (6.25%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
1 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
1 2 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (6.25%) SDLC
2 1 (6.25%) Database Security
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) SIEM
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CCNA
2 9 (56.25%) JNCIA
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Juniper
2 2 (12.50%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Brocade
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet