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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 16 26
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly - 9.23% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 27.27% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -4.44%
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
1 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 7.14% 33.85% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 45
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -16.66%
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 July 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) IPv6
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Product Management
2 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) NetScaler
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
3 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) SAP Certification
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) COM

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
2 6 (85.71%) NetScaler
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) IPv6
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (85.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
1 6 (85.71%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
2 6 (85.71%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) HP