The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 82 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing BGP 51 56 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.38% 2.26% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.01% 7.63% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 37
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,100 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
566 734 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.44% 29.58% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 406 417 497
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Reading

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 107 (96.40%) Cisco
2 97 (87.39%) OSPF
3 76 (68.47%) MPLS
4 66 (59.46%) Firewall
5 64 (57.66%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (56.76%) Juniper
7 61 (54.95%) TCP/IP
8 49 (44.14%) F5
9 46 (41.44%) CCNP
10 45 (40.54%) VPN
10 45 (40.54%) Telecoms
11 39 (35.14%) LAN
11 39 (35.14%) Perl
12 38 (34.23%) VLAN
13 37 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
13 37 (33.33%) DNS
14 35 (31.53%) RIP
14 35 (31.53%) Load Balancing
15 34 (30.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 33 (29.73%) Data Centre
16 33 (29.73%) EIGRP
17 32 (28.83%) IPv4
17 32 (28.83%) IPsec
17 32 (28.83%) Network Management
17 32 (28.83%) Junos
18 30 (27.03%) WAN
19 29 (26.13%) IPv6
19 29 (26.13%) CheckPoint
19 29 (26.13%) VMware
20 28 (25.23%) VPLS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (6.31%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) PaaS
2 1 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (87.39%) OSPF
2 76 (68.47%) MPLS
3 66 (59.46%) Firewall
4 61 (54.95%) TCP/IP
5 45 (40.54%) VPN
6 39 (35.14%) LAN
7 38 (34.23%) VLAN
8 37 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 37 (33.33%) DNS
9 35 (31.53%) RIP
10 34 (30.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 33 (29.73%) EIGRP
12 32 (28.83%) IPv4
12 32 (28.83%) Junos
12 32 (28.83%) IPsec
13 30 (27.03%) WAN
14 29 (26.13%) IPv6
15 28 (25.23%) Broadband
15 28 (25.23%) VPLS
16 27 (24.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Subversion
General
1 45 (40.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.50%) Finance
3 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (63.96%) Network Engineer
2 36 (32.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (14.41%) Network Support
4 10 (9.01%) Network Team Leader
4 10 (9.01%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Team Leader
5 9 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Network Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (5.41%) Architect
7 6 (5.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Network Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Senior Network Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.32%) CSS
2 2 (1.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.61%) Smartphone
3 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.90%) Statistics
6 1 (0.90%) GIS
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.92%) UNIX
2 17 (15.32%) Linux
3 9 (8.11%) CentOS
4 3 (2.70%) Windows
5 2 (1.80%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.53%) Load Balancing
2 32 (28.83%) Network Management
3 20 (18.02%) ITIL
4 15 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (11.71%) Network Design
6 8 (7.21%) Project Management
6 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.31%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.31%) Migration
8 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.70%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.70%) Test Management
10 3 (2.70%) Change Management
10 3 (2.70%) High Availability
10 3 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.70%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.70%) DDoS Mitigation
11 2 (1.80%) Server Building
11 2 (1.80%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.14%) Perl
2 18 (16.22%) Python
3 9 (8.11%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.31%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (57.66%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (41.44%) CCNP
3 26 (23.42%) Degree
4 23 (20.72%) CCIE
5 19 (17.12%) Check Point Certification
6 18 (16.22%) CCNA
7 13 (11.71%) CCIP
8 9 (8.11%) CCSP
9 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
9 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
10 7 (6.31%) CCSA
10 7 (6.31%) CCSE
11 6 (5.41%) JNCIP
11 6 (5.41%) CCDP
12 5 (4.50%) JNCIA
12 5 (4.50%) JNCIS
13 3 (2.70%) CISSP
14 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.50%) iptables
2 5 (4.50%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) FortiGate
2 7 (6.31%) Puppet
3 5 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.60%) Nagios
5 2 (1.80%) HP NNM
5 2 (1.80%) SCCM
5 2 (1.80%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 107 (96.40%) Cisco
2 63 (56.76%) Juniper
3 49 (44.14%) F5
4 29 (26.13%) CheckPoint
4 29 (26.13%) VMware
5 14 (12.61%) Huawei
6 12 (10.81%) HP
7 9 (8.11%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.31%) Websense
8 7 (6.31%) Blue Coat
8 7 (6.31%) Oracle
8 7 (6.31%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.60%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (3.60%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.60%) Nokia
10 3 (2.70%) WatchGuard
10 3 (2.70%) Nortel
10 3 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.80%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago