The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 64 58
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.34% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.08% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.32%
BGP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 96 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.70% 16.55% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 101 84 84
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

BGP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

BGP Salary Trend in Dorset