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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 91 89 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing BGP 41 61 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.29% 2.66% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.52% 10.07% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 46
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
481 606 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.90% 26.43% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 371 368 451
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Reading

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 107 (88.43%) Cisco
2 101 (83.47%) MPLS
3 99 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (80.99%) Firewall
5 88 (72.73%) CCNP
6 82 (67.77%) OSPF
7 72 (59.50%) VPN
8 67 (55.37%) WAN
8 67 (55.37%) Juniper
9 58 (47.93%) Cisco ASA
10 54 (44.63%) F5
10 54 (44.63%) CheckPoint
11 49 (40.50%) Data Centre
12 46 (38.02%) VoIP
13 40 (33.06%) Cisco Nexus
14 38 (31.40%) EIGRP
15 35 (28.93%) BIG-IP
16 34 (28.10%) VMware
16 34 (28.10%) Wireless
17 31 (25.62%) SSL
18 30 (24.79%) IPv4
18 30 (24.79%) CCIE
19 29 (23.97%) IPsec
20 28 (23.14%) Migration
20 28 (23.14%) IPv6
20 28 (23.14%) CCNA
21 27 (22.31%) TCP/IP
21 27 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
22 25 (20.66%) Telecoms
23 24 (19.83%) Linux

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 (1.65%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.96%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 101 (83.47%) MPLS
2 98 (80.99%) Firewall
3 82 (67.77%) OSPF
4 72 (59.50%) VPN
5 67 (55.37%) WAN
6 58 (47.93%) Cisco ASA
7 46 (38.02%) VoIP
8 40 (33.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 38 (31.40%) EIGRP
10 35 (28.93%) BIG-IP
11 34 (28.10%) Wireless
12 31 (25.62%) SSL
13 30 (24.79%) IPv4
14 29 (23.97%) IPsec
15 28 (23.14%) IPv6
16 27 (22.31%) TCP/IP
17 23 (19.01%) Wireshark
18 22 (18.18%) tcpdump
19 20 (16.53%) Network Security
20 18 (14.88%) Cisco PIX
General
1 25 (20.66%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 8 (6.61%) Marketing
4 7 (5.79%) German Language
5 4 (3.31%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (76.86%) Network Engineer
2 47 (38.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 46 (38.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 35 (28.93%) Senior Network Engineer
5 31 (25.62%) Support Engineer
6 26 (21.49%) Network Support
6 26 (21.49%) Network Support Engineer
7 20 (16.53%) Senior Network Support
7 20 (16.53%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 20 (16.53%) Senior Support Engineer
8 16 (13.22%) Switch Engineer
9 14 (11.57%) Consultant
10 13 (10.74%) Juniper Engineer
10 13 (10.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 13 (10.74%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
11 11 (9.09%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 11 (9.09%) Juniper Consultant
11 11 (9.09%) Network Consultant
12 6 (4.96%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.79%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.65%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (1.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (40.50%) Data Centre
2 20 (16.53%) Private Cloud
2 20 (16.53%) Virtual Team
3 8 (6.61%) IPTV
4 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.83%) Linux
2 11 (9.09%) Windows
3 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.31%) Unix
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) Migration
2 20 (16.53%) Fault Management
3 19 (15.70%) ITIL
4 15 (12.40%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (9.92%) Network Design
6 11 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 10 (8.26%) Load Balancing
8 9 (7.44%) Incident Management
8 9 (7.44%) Presales
8 9 (7.44%) Project Management
9 8 (6.61%) Customer Engagement
9 8 (6.61%) Product Management
9 8 (6.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.79%) Network Management
10 7 (5.79%) Time Management
11 6 (4.96%) Change Control
11 6 (4.96%) Change Management
11 6 (4.96%) Network Planning
12 3 (2.48%) Capacity Management
13 2 (1.65%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.44%) Shell Script
2 5 (4.13%) Perl
3 4 (3.31%) Python
4 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (72.73%) CCNP
3 30 (24.79%) CCIE
4 28 (23.14%) CCNA
5 11 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 11 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 9 (7.44%) Degree
7 7 (5.79%) CCSP
8 4 (3.31%) CCDP
8 4 (3.31%) JNCIA
8 4 (3.31%) JNCIE
8 4 (3.31%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.48%) CCIP
10 2 (1.65%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) SAS 70
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) Cacti
1 6 (4.96%) Nagios
1 6 (4.96%) SmokePing
2 2 (1.65%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 107 (88.43%) Cisco
2 67 (55.37%) Juniper
3 54 (44.63%) CheckPoint
3 54 (44.63%) F5
4 34 (28.10%) VMware
5 22 (18.18%) NetScout
6 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.61%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (5.79%) Aruba
8 7 (5.79%) Palo Alto
9 6 (4.96%) Huawei
9 6 (4.96%) Riverbed
9 6 (4.96%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.96%) Stonesoft
10 4 (3.31%) Blue Coat
10 4 (3.31%) ION Trading
10 4 (3.31%) Radware
11 3 (2.48%) Meraki
12 2 (1.65%) Ciena
12 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
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