The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 11 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 8.00% 19.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 23.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
BGP
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 48.00% 80.77% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 22
Average salary £40,000 £38,400 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,260 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

BGP
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

BGP Salary Trend in Caerphilly

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) ISO22301
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Support
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) ISO22301
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Radware
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (50.00%) VMware