The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 104 112 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 14 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.78% 0.44% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.98% 2.38% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Average salary £41,250 £72,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.10% +107.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £37,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
BGP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
281 336 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.72% 18.53% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 203 248 404
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

BGP Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

BGP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 9 £42,500 -41.37%
Marlow - 3 £40,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £47,500 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 32 (88.89%) OSPF
2 31 (86.11%) Cisco
3 26 (72.22%) MPLS
4 24 (66.67%) WAN
5 23 (63.89%) EIGRP
6 22 (61.11%) LAN
7 20 (55.56%) Juniper
8 19 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (41.67%) SLA
9 15 (41.67%) CCNP
9 15 (41.67%) Network Design
10 13 (36.11%) ATM
10 13 (36.11%) VoIP
10 13 (36.11%) Frame Relay
11 12 (33.33%) VPN
12 11 (30.56%) WLAN
12 11 (30.56%) SDH
12 11 (30.56%) X.25
12 11 (30.56%) DWDM
12 11 (30.56%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (30.56%) xDSL
13 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
14 9 (25.00%) Huawei
15 8 (22.22%) Network Security
15 8 (22.22%) Firewall
15 8 (22.22%) CCIE
16 7 (19.44%) SNMP
17 6 (16.67%) Windows
17 6 (16.67%) Telecoms

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Lync
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.56%) IaaS
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) OSPF
2 26 (72.22%) MPLS
3 24 (66.67%) WAN
4 23 (63.89%) EIGRP
5 22 (61.11%) LAN
6 13 (36.11%) ATM
6 13 (36.11%) VoIP
6 13 (36.11%) Frame Relay
7 12 (33.33%) VPN
8 11 (30.56%) WLAN
8 11 (30.56%) SDH
8 11 (30.56%) X.25
8 11 (30.56%) DWDM
8 11 (30.56%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (30.56%) xDSL
9 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (22.22%) Network Security
10 8 (22.22%) Firewall
11 7 (19.44%) SNMP
12 6 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Architect
2 13 (36.11%) Network Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Network Architect
3 11 (30.56%) Network Design Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
4 4 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Network Design Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Principal Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) IVR
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Debian
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Network Design
2 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (16.67%) Network Management
3 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) DevOps
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCNP
3 8 (22.22%) CCIE
4 5 (13.89%) CCNA
5 4 (11.11%) CCDP
5 4 (11.11%) CCSA
5 4 (11.11%) CCSE
6 3 (8.33%) Degree
6 3 (8.33%) CISSP
6 3 (8.33%) CCDA
7 2 (5.56%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (2.78%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Samba
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) XenServer
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.78%) Cacti
2 1 (2.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco
2 20 (55.56%) Juniper
3 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 9 (25.00%) Huawei
5 6 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (8.33%) F5
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (5.56%) McAfee
7 2 (5.56%) Nokia
7 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix
8 1 (2.78%) EMC
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft