The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 125 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.49% 0.055% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.62% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
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
344 269 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.57% 14.82% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 312 219 197
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bristol

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 21 (95.45%) OSPF
1 21 (95.45%) EIGRP
1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) Data Centre
3 14 (63.64%) Cisco
4 13 (59.09%) CCIE
4 13 (59.09%) CCNP
4 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (59.09%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (54.55%) F5
5 12 (54.55%) MPLS
5 12 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (54.55%) Juniper
6 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 10 (45.45%) Network Security
8 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (40.91%) VMware
8 9 (40.91%) VPN
8 9 (40.91%) Windows
8 9 (40.91%) Linux
8 9 (40.91%) IPsec
8 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (36.36%) Citrix
9 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (36.36%) Samba
9 8 (36.36%) Debian
9 8 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (36.36%) Red Hat

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 8 (36.36%) Apache
1 8 (36.36%) nginx
1 8 (36.36%) Confluence
1 8 (36.36%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) OSPF
1 21 (95.45%) EIGRP
1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (54.55%) MPLS
4 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (45.45%) Network Security
6 9 (40.91%) VPN
6 9 (40.91%) IPsec
7 8 (36.36%) LDAP
7 8 (36.36%) LAN
7 8 (36.36%) WAN
7 8 (36.36%) IPv6
8 1 (4.55%) RIP
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
1 8 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Subversion
1 8 (36.36%) JIRA
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 8 (36.36%) Hudson
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (36.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (36.36%) Debian
2 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
2 8 (36.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Database Theory
2 8 (36.36%) Relational Database Theory
3 6 (27.27%) Build Automation
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
1 8 (36.36%) Perl
1 8 (36.36%) PHP
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
1 8 (36.36%) Ruby
1 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CCIE
1 13 (59.09%) CCNP
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCDP
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) Postfix
2 8 (36.36%) XenServer
2 8 (36.36%) iptables
2 8 (36.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) ZABBIX
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
2 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (27.27%) Salt
3 5 (22.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) Juniper
2 12 (54.55%) F5
3 11 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 9 (40.91%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) Citrix
5 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
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Computer Futures
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago