The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 63 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.50% 0.18% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 0.71% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 141 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.29% 25.13% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 99 110 78
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

BGP
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

BGP Salary Trend in Coventry

BGP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Support Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware