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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 114 130 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Permanent jobs citing BGP 17 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.78% 0.13% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.57% 0.76% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 22
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.32%
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
372 394 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.02% 17.04% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 272 307 309
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,875
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 7 £42,500 -39.28%
High Wycombe -2 3 £55,000 +103.70%
Marlow - 3 £40,000 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (96.67%) OSPF
2 24 (80.00%) Cisco
3 19 (63.33%) LAN
4 17 (56.67%) WAN
4 17 (56.67%) MPLS
5 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (50.00%) CCNP
7 14 (46.67%) DNS
8 11 (36.67%) EIGRP
8 11 (36.67%) Firewall
9 9 (30.00%) Juniper
9 9 (30.00%) SLA
9 9 (30.00%) Network Management
9 9 (30.00%) F5
10 8 (26.67%) Capacity Management
10 8 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
10 8 (26.67%) Linux
10 8 (26.67%) IPsec
10 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
11 7 (23.33%) VPN
11 7 (23.33%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (20.00%) SNMP
12 6 (20.00%) Windows
12 6 (20.00%) DHCP
12 6 (20.00%) VMware
12 6 (20.00%) Network Design
12 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) OSPF
2 19 (63.33%) LAN
3 17 (56.67%) WAN
3 17 (56.67%) MPLS
4 14 (46.67%) DNS
5 11 (36.67%) EIGRP
5 11 (36.67%) Firewall
6 8 (26.67%) IPsec
6 8 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
8 6 (20.00%) SNMP
8 6 (20.00%) DHCP
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (16.67%) Network Security
9 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) Wireless
10 4 (13.33%) Frame Relay
10 4 (13.33%) ATM
10 4 (13.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Design Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.67%) IVR
3 2 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Debian
3 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Network Management
2 8 (26.67%) Capacity Management
3 7 (23.33%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (20.00%) Network Design
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Operations Management
6 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (13.33%) CCNA
4 4 (13.33%) CCDP
4 4 (13.33%) CCSA
4 4 (13.33%) CCSE
5 3 (10.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.67%) CCIP
6 2 (6.67%) CCIE
7 1 (3.33%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.33%) XenServer
2 4 (13.33%) NFS
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Samba
3 2 (6.67%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) WMI
2 2 (6.67%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.33%) Cacti
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Juniper
2 9 (30.00%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (13.33%) NetApp
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) EMC
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Huawei
6 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Nokia
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya