The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 42 31 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.78% 2.10% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 6.33% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £26,000 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.96% -20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 79 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.61% 33.19% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 66 66
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

BGP
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

BGP Salary Trend in High Wycombe

BGP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (50.00%) French Language
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (50.00%) xDSL
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) OpenView
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Netcool
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (50.00%) xDSL
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper