The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 89 96 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.094% 0.098% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.88% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +3.44%
BGP
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
176 113 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.56% 11.02% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 121 96 143
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

BGP
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

BGP Salary Trend in Nottingham

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (71.43%) OSPF
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Tufin
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (71.43%) OSPF
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) IGRP
5 1 (14.29%) MGCP
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Tufin
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel
4 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard