The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 55 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.62% 0.90% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.18% 5.19% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Median salary £34,000 £67,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-49.62% +83.67%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
98 135 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.69% 17.42% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 87 114 90
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 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 Coventry region with a requirement for BGP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds
2 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (88.89%) CCSP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) FWSM
2 8 (88.89%) Palo Alto
2 8 (88.89%) Contract Management
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) FWSM
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Contract Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) CCSP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Palo Alto
2 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper