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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 42 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.30% 1.18% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 5.45% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
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
61 55 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 18.54% 21.57% 33.69%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 85
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 November 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 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Netcool

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 3 (100.00%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper