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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 55 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 10 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.88% 0.60% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 1.76% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 10
Average salary £52,800 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.32%
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
128 170 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.06% 33.73% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 83 125 146
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (85.71%) OSPF
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco
3 12 (57.14%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) MPLS
5 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
5 10 (47.62%) EIGRP
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (42.86%) Juniper
6 9 (42.86%) Network Security
7 8 (38.10%) Firewall
7 8 (38.10%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) LAN
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
9 6 (28.57%) RIP
9 6 (28.57%) VPN
9 6 (28.57%) Network Design
9 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
10 5 (23.81%) Fortinet
10 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
10 5 (23.81%) Retail
10 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
10 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
10 5 (23.81%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (23.81%) Nokia
10 5 (23.81%) HP
10 5 (23.81%) Citrix
10 5 (23.81%) CCIE
10 5 (23.81%) CCNA
10 5 (23.81%) ITIL
10 5 (23.81%) UNIX

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) OSPF
2 12 (57.14%) WAN
3 11 (52.38%) MPLS
4 10 (47.62%) EIGRP
5 9 (42.86%) Network Security
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (28.57%) VPN
8 6 (28.57%) RIP
9 5 (23.81%) WLAN
9 5 (23.81%) DHCP
9 5 (23.81%) IGRP
9 5 (23.81%) Software-Defined Networking
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 3 (14.29%) IPsec
12 2 (9.52%) VLAN
12 2 (9.52%) IPv6
12 2 (9.52%) SSL
12 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Network Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (4.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 6 (28.57%) Network Design
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
2 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Information Security
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) SIEM
3 1 (4.76%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCIE
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) CCIP
4 1 (4.76%) CCDA
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
3 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 5 (23.81%) Nokia
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) Fortinet
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Radware