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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 55 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.11% 0.96% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 6.73% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -30.43%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
78 104 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.47% 14.31% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 110
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,650 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Internet
1 14 (100.00%) MPLS
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (85.71%) F5
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (85.71%) OSPF
2 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 11 (78.57%) VPN
4 10 (71.43%) DHCP
5 9 (64.29%) CCNP
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (64.29%) BIG-IP
5 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
5 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (57.14%) Banking
6 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
6 8 (57.14%) Finance
6 8 (57.14%) Avaya
7 5 (35.71%) Juniper
7 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (21.43%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (21.43%) IPsec
8 3 (21.43%) IPv4

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 14 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 14 (100.00%) Internet
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) MPLS
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 12 (85.71%) OSPF
3 11 (78.57%) VPN
4 10 (71.43%) DHCP
5 9 (64.29%) BIG-IP
5 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) FTP
7 3 (21.43%) IPsec
7 3 (21.43%) IPv4
7 3 (21.43%) IPv6
8 2 (14.29%) HSRP
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
1 9 (64.29%) Network Architect
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Architect
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Network Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNP
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) F5
3 8 (57.14%) Avaya
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago