The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 102 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% 0.11% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 0.49% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 204 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.63% 22.69% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 185 180 239
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

BGP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

BGP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 4 £36,500 -
BGP
South West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) Nokia
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
5 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Service Management
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Network Design
6 2 (28.57%) OSPF
7 1 (14.29%) TACACS
7 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
6 2 (28.57%) OSPF
7 1 (14.29%) TACACS
7 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
7 1 (14.29%) IPsec
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (14.29%) Network Security
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 1 (14.29%) FTP
7 1 (14.29%) VPN
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) IPv6
7 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Network Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Postfix
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
1 1 (14.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Nokia
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet