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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 58 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.42% 0.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
93 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.70% 12.37% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 29 58
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) Nokia
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) xDSL
6 1 (14.29%) Network Management
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design
6 1 (14.29%) Statistics

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) xDSL
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
4 1 (14.29%) Q.931
4 1 (14.29%) QSIG
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Nokia
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet