The first table below looks at the demand for BGP 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +4.65%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
264 239 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.49% 14.77% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 217 202 198
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
South West

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

BGP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

BGP Salary Trend in Bristol

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) Nokia
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) CCIP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) DWDM
4 1 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) DWDM
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) IPv6
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) ISDN
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCDE
2 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (25.00%) HP MASE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Postfix
1 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) IronPort
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) F5