The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 53 63 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.17% 1.54% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.61% 9.28% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +15.85%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 97 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.73% 16.58% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 87 92 68
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
South Wales

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Juniper
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 11 (68.75%) HSRP
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (62.50%) VPN
4 10 (62.50%) LAN
5 9 (56.25%) MPLS
5 9 (56.25%) Advertising
5 9 (56.25%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (50.00%) CCNP
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
8 6 (37.50%) CCIP
8 6 (37.50%) DHCP
8 6 (37.50%) MS Office
8 6 (37.50%) SSH
8 6 (37.50%) Network Design
8 6 (37.50%) TELNET
8 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
9 5 (31.25%) NetScreen
9 5 (31.25%) VMware
9 5 (31.25%) Network Security
10 3 (18.75%) CCIE
11 2 (12.50%) CCNA
11 2 (12.50%) CCDP
11 2 (12.50%) ITIL
11 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 11 (68.75%) HSRP
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) MPLS
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 6 (37.50%) SSH
6 6 (37.50%) TELNET
7 5 (31.25%) NetScreen
7 5 (31.25%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) HTTP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 2 (12.50%) OSPF
8 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
8 2 (12.50%) SAN
8 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
General
1 9 (56.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Network Operations
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Operations
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCIP
4 3 (18.75%) CCIE
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) CCDP
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago