The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 121 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 2.54% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Median salary £46,250 £70,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.92% +159.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
BGP
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
251 355 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.65% 18.72% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 218 327 228
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) TACACS
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) ADSL
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) ADSL
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) TACACS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (80.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds