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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 74 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.12% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 2.80% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
92 107 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.27% 18.14% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 86 98 106
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco