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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 8 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 4.00% 10.00% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 33.33% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £70,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
6 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 24.00% 30.00% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 36
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £21,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,300 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) BIG-IP
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Product Management
2 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) NetScaler
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (83.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) IPv6
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Certification
3 2 (33.33%) COM

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) BIG-IP
2 5 (83.33%) NetScaler
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) IPv6
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix