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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 100 86 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.25% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.90% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
249 158 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.03% 17.03% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 200 134 212
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 24 December 2014. 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 2 £50,000 -23.07%
Gloucester +7 1 £50,000 +17.64%
BGP
South West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) SLA
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) Nokia
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) VRRP
4 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
4 1 (12.50%) Q.931
4 1 (12.50%) QSIG
4 1 (12.50%) xDSL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCIP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Nokia
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Fortinet