The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 77 92 116
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +24
Permanent jobs citing BGP 56 51 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.42% 2.25% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 7.22% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 18
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
710 706 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.72% 31.10% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 386 547 424
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
Berkshire

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

BGP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

BGP Salary Trend in Reading

BGP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Reading

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 144 (97.96%) Cisco
2 141 (95.92%) OSPF
3 130 (88.44%) Firewall
4 110 (74.83%) MPLS
5 89 (60.54%) Network Management
6 88 (59.86%) SNMP
7 80 (54.42%) DNS
8 74 (50.34%) VoIP
9 73 (49.66%) Juniper
10 71 (48.30%) Internet
11 70 (47.62%) Telecoms
12 61 (41.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 50 (34.01%) Smartphone
13 50 (34.01%) Cisco Certification
13 50 (34.01%) Broadband
14 49 (33.33%) F5
15 47 (31.97%) Retail
15 47 (31.97%) Billing
16 41 (27.89%) Load Balancing
17 40 (27.21%) CheckPoint
18 39 (26.53%) TCP/IP
19 37 (25.17%) CCNP
19 37 (25.17%) WAN
20 35 (23.81%) Capacity Management
21 30 (20.41%) SMTP
22 29 (19.73%) EIGRP
23 28 (19.05%) Huawei
24 27 (18.37%) IGRP
24 27 (18.37%) LAN
24 27 (18.37%) VPN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (12.24%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.72%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.72%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (95.92%) OSPF
2 130 (88.44%) Firewall
3 110 (74.83%) MPLS
4 88 (59.86%) SNMP
5 80 (54.42%) DNS
6 74 (50.34%) VoIP
7 71 (48.30%) Internet
8 61 (41.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 50 (34.01%) Broadband
10 39 (26.53%) TCP/IP
11 37 (25.17%) WAN
12 30 (20.41%) SMTP
13 29 (19.73%) EIGRP
14 27 (18.37%) IGRP
14 27 (18.37%) LAN
14 27 (18.37%) VPN
14 27 (18.37%) SSL
15 25 (17.01%) TACACS
15 25 (17.01%) IPsec
16 23 (15.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) MySQL
2 8 (5.44%) SQL Server
General
1 70 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 47 (31.97%) Retail
2 47 (31.97%) Billing
3 19 (12.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (32.65%) Senior Design Engineer
1 48 (32.65%) Design Engineer
2 46 (31.29%) IP Engineer
2 46 (31.29%) Senior IP Engineer
3 36 (24.49%) Security Engineer
3 36 (24.49%) Network Engineer
4 27 (18.37%) Senior Security Engineer
5 19 (12.93%) Technical Design Authority
6 14 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
7 11 (7.48%) NOC Engineer
7 11 (7.48%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (7.48%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Network Consultant
10 8 (5.44%) Consultant
11 6 (4.08%) Security Consultant
11 6 (4.08%) Network Security Consultant
12 5 (3.40%) Team Leader
13 2 (1.36%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.24%) SOAP
2 4 (2.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (34.01%) Smartphone
2 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.36%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) UNIX
2 13 (8.84%) Linux
3 11 (7.48%) CentOS
4 2 (1.36%) Windows
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (60.54%) Network Management
2 41 (27.89%) Load Balancing
3 35 (23.81%) Capacity Management
4 21 (14.29%) Network Design
5 18 (12.24%) Validation
6 10 (6.80%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (6.80%) Demand Forecasting
7 9 (6.12%) ITIL
7 9 (6.12%) Change Management
8 8 (5.44%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.76%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.40%) Release Management
11 3 (2.04%) Performance Management
12 2 (1.36%) Data Security
12 2 (1.36%) Project Management
12 2 (1.36%) Stress Testing
12 2 (1.36%) eTOM
12 2 (1.36%) Network Planning
12 2 (1.36%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (1.36%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.97%) Perl
2 11 (7.48%) Bash Shell
3 8 (5.44%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.08%) Python
5 3 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (34.01%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (25.17%) CCNP
3 13 (8.84%) CCNA
3 13 (8.84%) CCIE
4 8 (5.44%) RHCE
5 6 (4.08%) CCSP
5 6 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.40%) JNCIA
7 4 (2.72%) Degree
7 4 (2.72%) CCDP
7 4 (2.72%) CCIP
8 2 (1.36%) CISSP
8 2 (1.36%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.68%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.68%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.68%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 18 (12.24%) HP NNM
1 18 (12.24%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (5.44%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.44%) Puppet
3 3 (2.04%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.36%) Nagios
4 2 (1.36%) SmokePing
4 2 (1.36%) Cacti
5 1 (0.68%) Netcool
Vendors
1 144 (97.96%) Cisco
2 73 (49.66%) Juniper
3 49 (33.33%) F5
4 40 (27.21%) CheckPoint
5 28 (19.05%) Huawei
6 18 (12.24%) HP
7 11 (7.48%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.04%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.36%) NetScout
10 2 (1.36%) Nortel
10 2 (1.36%) Citrix
10 2 (1.36%) AlgoSec
10 2 (1.36%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.36%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.36%) Tufin
10 2 (1.36%) Foundry
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago