The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 76 101 62
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -39
Permanent jobs citing BGP 58 50 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.30% 2.18% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.13% 7.66% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 40
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
BGP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
521 653 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.60% 28.47% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 418 367 458
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Reading

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for BGP.

1 116 (86.57%) Cisco
2 111 (82.84%) MPLS
3 107 (79.85%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (75.37%) Firewall
5 95 (70.90%) CCNP
6 94 (70.15%) OSPF
7 81 (60.45%) VPN
8 76 (56.72%) WAN
9 73 (54.48%) Juniper
10 58 (43.28%) Data Centre
11 56 (41.79%) Cisco ASA
12 55 (41.04%) CheckPoint
13 54 (40.30%) F5
14 49 (36.57%) VoIP
15 41 (30.60%) VMware
16 39 (29.10%) Wireless
17 38 (28.36%) EIGRP
17 38 (28.36%) Cisco Nexus
18 37 (27.61%) BIG-IP
19 36 (26.87%) IPv4
19 36 (26.87%) IPv6
19 36 (26.87%) TCP/IP
20 35 (26.12%) Linux
20 35 (26.12%) Migration
21 34 (25.37%) CCIE
22 33 (24.63%) VMware Infrastructure
23 31 (23.13%) IPsec
24 30 (22.39%) SSL
25 28 (20.90%) CCNA
25 28 (20.90%) Telecoms

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.49%) Apache
1 2 (1.49%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.48%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 111 (82.84%) MPLS
2 101 (75.37%) Firewall
3 94 (70.15%) OSPF
4 81 (60.45%) VPN
5 76 (56.72%) WAN
6 56 (41.79%) Cisco ASA
7 49 (36.57%) VoIP
8 39 (29.10%) Wireless
9 38 (28.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 38 (28.36%) EIGRP
10 37 (27.61%) BIG-IP
11 36 (26.87%) IPv4
11 36 (26.87%) IPv6
11 36 (26.87%) TCP/IP
12 31 (23.13%) IPsec
13 30 (22.39%) SSL
14 24 (17.91%) tcpdump
14 24 (17.91%) Wireshark
15 21 (15.67%) LAN
15 21 (15.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.99%) MySQL
General
1 28 (20.90%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.45%) Finance
3 8 (5.97%) Marketing
4 7 (5.22%) German Language
5 4 (2.99%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.24%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (73.88%) Network Engineer
2 47 (35.07%) Cisco Engineer
3 46 (34.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 44 (32.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 31 (23.13%) Support Engineer
6 24 (17.91%) Network Support
6 24 (17.91%) Network Support Engineer
7 20 (14.93%) Senior Network Support
7 20 (14.93%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 20 (14.93%) Senior Support Engineer
8 18 (13.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 18 (13.43%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 17 (12.69%) Switch Engineer
10 15 (11.19%) Consultant
11 13 (9.70%) Juniper Engineer
12 12 (8.96%) Cisco Consultant
12 12 (8.96%) Cisco Network Consultant
12 12 (8.96%) Juniper Consultant
12 12 (8.96%) Network Consultant
13 10 (7.46%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.97%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.99%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (2.99%) Web Services
3 2 (1.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (43.28%) Data Centre
2 25 (18.66%) Private Cloud
3 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.97%) IPTV
5 6 (4.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.12%) Linux
2 12 (8.96%) Windows
3 7 (5.22%) Unix
4 6 (4.48%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.99%) CentOS
6 2 (1.49%) Debian
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.12%) Migration
2 25 (18.66%) Fault Management
3 15 (11.19%) Network Design
4 14 (10.45%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (8.96%) ITIL
6 11 (8.21%) Load Balancing
6 11 (8.21%) Network Management
7 9 (6.72%) Presales
8 8 (5.97%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (5.97%) Incident Management
8 8 (5.97%) Product Management
8 8 (5.97%) Project Management
9 7 (5.22%) Time Management
10 6 (4.48%) Change Control
10 6 (4.48%) Network Planning
10 6 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.73%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.73%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.99%) Change Management
13 3 (2.24%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.46%) Perl
2 9 (6.72%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.73%) Python
4 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.49%) PHP
5 2 (1.49%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 107 (79.85%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (70.90%) CCNP
3 34 (25.37%) CCIE
4 28 (20.90%) CCNA
5 10 (7.46%) Degree
5 10 (7.46%) SC Cleared
5 10 (7.46%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.97%) CCSP
7 7 (5.22%) JNCIP
8 5 (3.73%) JNCIE
9 4 (2.99%) CCDP
9 4 (2.99%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.24%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.49%) CCDA
11 2 (1.49%) CCIP
12 1 (0.75%) CCNP Voice
12 1 (0.75%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) SAS 70
System Software
1 33 (24.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.49%) iptables
3 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Cacti
1 6 (4.48%) Nagios
1 6 (4.48%) SmokePing
2 4 (2.99%) Puppet
3 2 (1.49%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 116 (86.57%) Cisco
2 73 (54.48%) Juniper
3 55 (41.04%) CheckPoint
4 54 (40.30%) F5
5 41 (30.60%) VMware
6 24 (17.91%) NetScout
7 11 (8.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.22%) Aruba
8 7 (5.22%) Extreme Networks
9 6 (4.48%) Huawei
9 6 (4.48%) ION Trading
9 6 (4.48%) Riverbed
9 6 (4.48%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.48%) Stonesoft
10 5 (3.73%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.99%) Blue Coat
11 4 (2.99%) Forcepoint
11 4 (2.99%) Palo Alto
11 4 (2.99%) Radware
12 3 (2.24%) Meraki
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