The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 9.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 27.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
BGP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.80% 34.96% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 48 9 24
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £36,787
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +22.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,300 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Shropshire

BGP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint