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 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 40 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.78% 0.79% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 3.03% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £65,000 £26,000 £35,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -27.01%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
70 66 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.91% 26.09% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 64 60 63
Average salary £60,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
3 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
4 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 5 (55.56%) Internet
5 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
5 5 (55.56%) VPN
5 5 (55.56%) Avaya
5 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
5 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (44.44%) F5
6 4 (44.44%) CCNA
6 4 (44.44%) WAN
6 4 (44.44%) VPLS
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
7 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 3 (33.33%) Operations Management
7 3 (33.33%) Wireless
7 3 (33.33%) IPsec
7 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) MPLS
1 8 (88.89%) OSPF
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Unified Communications
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) VPLS
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Network Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) Avaya
4 4 (44.44%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat