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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 117 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.62% 1.34% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.87% 6.46% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 14
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +51.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £34,125 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
336 387 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.14% 20.72% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 251 294 378
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 £25,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £70,000
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 August 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 August 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 -22 8 £52,500 -25.00%
High Wycombe -11 2 £26,000 -22.96%
Beaconsfield - 1 £40,000 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (90.48%) MPLS
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco
3 15 (71.43%) OSPF
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (57.14%) EIGRP
5 11 (52.38%) Juniper
6 10 (47.62%) CCIE
6 10 (47.62%) WAN
7 9 (42.86%) VPN
8 8 (38.10%) CCNP
9 7 (33.33%) SLA
9 7 (33.33%) Network Design
10 6 (28.57%) Firewall
10 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
10 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
10 6 (28.57%) CCNA
10 6 (28.57%) VoIP
10 6 (28.57%) ATM
10 6 (28.57%) xDSL
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (23.81%) IPsec
11 5 (23.81%) Network Security
11 5 (23.81%) LAN
12 4 (19.05%) Frame Relay
12 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (19.05%) X.25
12 4 (19.05%) SDH
12 4 (19.05%) WLAN
12 4 (19.05%) CCDA
12 4 (19.05%) DWDM

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) MPLS
2 15 (71.43%) OSPF
3 12 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 10 (47.62%) WAN
5 9 (42.86%) VPN
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) VoIP
6 6 (28.57%) ATM
6 6 (28.57%) xDSL
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (23.81%) IPsec
7 5 (23.81%) Network Security
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) Frame Relay
8 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (19.05%) X.25
8 4 (19.05%) SDH
8 4 (19.05%) WLAN
8 4 (19.05%) DWDM
9 3 (14.29%) Multicast
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Design Authority
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Design Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Support Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Network Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Design Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Network Management
3 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCIE
3 8 (38.10%) CCNP
4 6 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (19.05%) CCDA
6 3 (14.29%) CISSP
7 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.76%) CCDP
7 1 (4.76%) CCIP
7 1 (4.76%) CCSA
7 1 (4.76%) CCSE
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Netcool
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Huawei
4 3 (14.29%) VMware