The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 62 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.68% 1.22% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 7.84% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Median salary £67,500 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 102 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.28% 15.57% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 63 84 111
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

BGP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

BGP Salary Trend in Cardiff

BGP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for BGP.

1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 11 (100.00%) F5
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) Avaya

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Architect
1 11 (100.00%) Network Architect
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Architect
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (90.91%) Avaya