The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 97 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.52% 0.15% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.43% 1.03% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.32%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
204 195 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.10% 14.78% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 160 145 151
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

BGP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BGP Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

BGP
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 14 (93.33%) OSPF
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) LAN
4 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) CCNP
6 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Network Management
7 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (26.67%) F5
7 4 (26.67%) XenServer
7 4 (26.67%) EqualLogic
7 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
7 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 4 (26.67%) NetApp
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) CCDP
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) EMC
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) NFS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) OSPF
2 9 (60.00%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
6 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
6 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) IPv4
6 4 (26.67%) MPLS
6 4 (26.67%) SNMP
7 3 (20.00%) ATM
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) SDH
7 3 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Design Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) EqualLogic
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Debian
1 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
1 4 (26.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (26.67%) Network Management
1 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
2 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCDP
3 4 (26.67%) CCSA
3 4 (26.67%) CCSE
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) NFS
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Samba
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (26.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) WMI
2 1 (6.67%) Cacti
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Huawei
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya