The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 40 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.26% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 0.96% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 104 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.96% 26.46% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 73 58
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £34,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

BGP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

BGP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for BGP.

1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
2 13 (92.86%) NetScreen
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 13 (92.86%) Ethernet
2 13 (92.86%) FTP
2 13 (92.86%) FortiGate
3 12 (85.71%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Radware
4 4 (28.57%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (14.29%) HTTP
6 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Network Design
7 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (7.14%) VPLS
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Broadband
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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%) OSPF
2 13 (92.86%) Ethernet
2 13 (92.86%) FTP
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) NetScreen
2 13 (92.86%) WAN
3 12 (85.71%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (14.29%) HTTP
6 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (7.14%) Broadband
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) Multicast
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
7 1 (7.14%) VPLS
7 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (7.14%) Consultant
1 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
1 1 (7.14%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Juniper
1 4 (28.57%) Radware
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) VMware