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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 59 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.08% 1.36% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.54% 5.92% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -26.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 152 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.56% 22.93% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 92 121 85
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,925 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) Cisco
1 13 (92.86%) CCNP
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) IPsec
2 11 (78.57%) OSPF
2 11 (78.57%) Data Centre
3 10 (71.43%) MPLS
4 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 9 (64.29%) F5
5 8 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (57.14%) DDoS Mitigation
5 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (50.00%) CCNA
6 7 (50.00%) WAN
7 6 (42.86%) VPN
7 6 (42.86%) Internet
8 5 (35.71%) Juniper
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) FTP
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (28.57%) DHCP
9 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
9 4 (28.57%) VRRP
9 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 4 (28.57%) Wireless
9 4 (28.57%) VPLS
9 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) IPsec
1 11 (78.57%) OSPF
2 10 (71.43%) MPLS
3 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) DNS
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (50.00%) WAN
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (35.71%) FTP
8 4 (28.57%) DHCP
8 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
8 4 (28.57%) VPLS
8 4 (28.57%) VRRP
8 4 (28.57%) Wireless
9 3 (21.43%) HSRP
9 3 (21.43%) IPv4
9 3 (21.43%) IPv6
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Network Design
4 3 (21.43%) Network Management
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CCNP
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) AWS Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCDA
3 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) F5
3 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 2 (14.29%) Radware
5 2 (14.29%) TippingPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) ZTE
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago