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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 101 104 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 21 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.02% 1.00% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.52% 4.85% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 13
Average salary £52,500 £61,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +36.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
322 392 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.59% 20.65% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 233 283 381
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +5 18 £52,500 -34.37%
Beaconsfield -4 1 £40,000 +3.89%
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 25 (86.21%) MPLS
3 23 (79.31%) OSPF
4 21 (72.41%) EIGRP
5 20 (68.97%) Juniper
6 18 (62.07%) WAN
7 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (51.72%) VoIP
9 14 (48.28%) LAN
9 14 (48.28%) VPN
9 14 (48.28%) SLA
9 14 (48.28%) Network Design
10 13 (44.83%) Frame Relay
10 13 (44.83%) ATM
11 11 (37.93%) X.25
11 11 (37.93%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (37.93%) SDH
11 11 (37.93%) WLAN
11 11 (37.93%) DWDM
11 11 (37.93%) xDSL
12 9 (31.03%) Huawei
12 9 (31.03%) CCIE
12 9 (31.03%) CCNP
13 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
13 7 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
14 6 (20.69%) CCNA
15 5 (17.24%) SNMP
15 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
16 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) MPLS
2 23 (79.31%) OSPF
3 21 (72.41%) EIGRP
4 18 (62.07%) WAN
5 15 (51.72%) VoIP
6 14 (48.28%) LAN
6 14 (48.28%) VPN
7 13 (44.83%) Frame Relay
7 13 (44.83%) ATM
8 11 (37.93%) X.25
8 11 (37.93%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (37.93%) SDH
8 11 (37.93%) WLAN
8 11 (37.93%) DWDM
8 11 (37.93%) xDSL
9 7 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (17.24%) SNMP
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (13.79%) Network Security
11 4 (13.79%) Internet
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Network Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Network Design Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Design Authority
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Design Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Network Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Design Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Network Design
2 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Network Management
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCIE
2 9 (31.03%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) CCNA
4 3 (10.34%) CISSP
4 3 (10.34%) CCDA
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.45%) Netcool
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 20 (68.97%) Juniper
3 9 (31.03%) Huawei
4 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.90%) F5
6 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.90%) McAfee
6 2 (6.90%) Nokia
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya