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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 44 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.61% 0.18% 4.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.48% 0.54% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 20
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £32,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
116 184 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 27.49% 34.01% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 81 144 167
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (68.18%) OSPF
3 13 (59.09%) MPLS
3 13 (59.09%) Juniper
4 11 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 10 (45.45%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 8 (36.36%) CCNA
6 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
7 7 (31.82%) CCIE
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) RIP
7 7 (31.82%) Network Security
8 6 (27.27%) Network Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) Fortinet
8 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 6 (27.27%) DHCP
8 6 (27.27%) IGRP
8 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) JNCIA
10 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) IPsec
10 4 (18.18%) IPv6
11 3 (13.64%) Firewall
11 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
11 3 (13.64%) Network Design
11 3 (13.64%) IPv4
11 3 (13.64%) HP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) OSPF
2 13 (59.09%) MPLS
3 11 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 10 (45.45%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) DNS
6 7 (31.82%) RIP
6 7 (31.82%) Network Security
7 6 (27.27%) DHCP
7 6 (27.27%) IGRP
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 4 (18.18%) IPsec
9 4 (18.18%) IPv6
10 3 (13.64%) Firewall
10 3 (13.64%) IPv4
11 2 (9.09%) VLAN
11 2 (9.09%) Multicast
11 2 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (9.09%) SSL
11 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Network Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Support
4 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Network Architecture
1 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.64%) Network Design
2 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM
4 1 (4.55%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 7 (31.82%) CCIE
4 5 (22.73%) JNCIA
5 2 (9.09%) CCNP
6 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CCIP
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) CISSP
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Juniper
3 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) Fortinet
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Nokia
7 1 (4.55%) Radware
7 1 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Brocade
7 1 (4.55%) F5