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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.01% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +3.44%
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
84 98 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.16% 31.01% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 71 91 53
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £21,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) Nokia
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Network Design
6 1 (16.67%) Statistics
6 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) xDSL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
5 1 (16.67%) Q.931
5 1 (16.67%) QSIG
5 1 (16.67%) xDSL
5 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCSP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Nokia
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet