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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 87 71 100
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing BGP 15 76 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% 3.72% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.49% 13.29% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 69 35
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.55%

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
334 572 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.38% 28.01% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 210 459 398
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 1 March 2017.

BGP Salary Histogram in Reading

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 43 (79.63%) OSPF
2 41 (75.93%) Cisco
3 40 (74.07%) Firewall
4 35 (64.81%) MPLS
5 30 (55.56%) Network Design
6 27 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (46.30%) VPN
8 24 (44.44%) CCNP
9 20 (37.04%) Juniper
10 19 (35.19%) Presales
11 18 (33.33%) Marketing
12 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
12 16 (29.63%) IPv6
12 16 (29.63%) CCIE
13 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
13 14 (25.93%) RIP
13 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
13 14 (25.93%) Migration
13 14 (25.93%) Multicast
14 13 (24.07%) Huawei
14 13 (24.07%) MS Office
15 12 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (20.37%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (20.37%) Cisco PIX
17 10 (18.52%) F5
17 10 (18.52%) Palo Alto
17 10 (18.52%) EIGRP
18 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
18 9 (16.67%) DNS
18 9 (16.67%) Network Security

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 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 13 (24.07%) MS Office
3 12 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (79.63%) OSPF
2 40 (74.07%) Firewall
3 35 (64.81%) MPLS
4 25 (46.30%) VPN
5 16 (29.63%) IPv6
6 14 (25.93%) Multicast
6 14 (25.93%) RIP
6 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 11 (20.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (20.37%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (18.52%) EIGRP
9 9 (16.67%) DNS
9 9 (16.67%) Network Security
10 8 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (14.81%) VLAN
10 8 (14.81%) WAN
11 7 (12.96%) Wireshark
12 6 (11.11%) BIG-IP
12 6 (11.11%) HSRP
12 6 (11.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
General
1 18 (33.33%) Marketing
2 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Finance
4 3 (5.56%) Back Office
4 3 (5.56%) Billing
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) IP Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Security Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior IP Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Sales Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Senior Sales Engineer
10 3 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
10 3 (5.56%) Network Support
10 3 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
11 2 (3.70%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Clustering
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Replication
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.70%) Social Network
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Unix
2 7 (12.96%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Network Design
2 19 (35.19%) Presales
3 14 (25.93%) Migration
4 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.96%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (11.11%) Change Management
7 5 (9.26%) High Availability
7 5 (9.26%) ITIL
7 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.41%) Global Marketing
8 4 (7.41%) Product Management
9 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.56%) Network Management
10 2 (3.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 2 (3.70%) CRM
10 2 (3.70%) Network Architecture
10 2 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.70%) Project Management
10 2 (3.70%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) Perl
1 7 (12.96%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (44.44%) CCNP
3 16 (29.63%) CCIE
4 6 (11.11%) CCNA
5 5 (9.26%) CCIP
6 4 (7.41%) Degree
7 2 (3.70%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.70%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) CCSA
8 1 (1.85%) CCSE
8 1 (1.85%) CEH
8 1 (1.85%) HND
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.85%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) KVM
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 5 (9.26%) vMotion
2 5 (9.26%) WSUS
3 3 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Cisco
2 20 (37.04%) Juniper
3 13 (24.07%) Huawei
4 10 (18.52%) F5
4 10 (18.52%) Palo Alto
5 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.96%) VMware
7 6 (11.11%) HP
8 4 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (7.41%) Forcepoint
8 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.41%) Stonesoft
9 3 (5.56%) NetScout
10 2 (3.70%) Foundry
11 1 (1.85%) Arista
11 1 (1.85%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.85%) Nokia
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