The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 52 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.89% 1.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 7.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
BGP
Gloucestershire

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
88 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.19% 20.65% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 79 48 51
Average salary £46,250 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (90.91%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (90.91%) SLA
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) MS Visio
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) CCNA
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) Nokia
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) MPLS
2 10 (90.91%) EIGRP
2 10 (90.91%) Change Management
3 9 (81.82%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (9.09%) Network Design
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) DNS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (90.91%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (90.91%) MPLS
2 10 (90.91%) EIGRP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Network Analyst
2 9 (81.82%) Senior Network Analyst
2 9 (81.82%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) UNIX
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Change Management
1 10 (90.91%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CCNA
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) Nokia
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint