The table below looks at the statistics for BGP-4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP-4 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank - - 122
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
BGP-4
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
340 340 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.85% 16.91% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 299 208 179
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

BGP-4
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP-4 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

BGP-4
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 across the Bristol region.

BGP-4 Salary Trend in Bristol