The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 37 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.09% 0.42% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 4.17% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
44 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.00% 10.17% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 18
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 1 £45,000 -
BGP
West Midlands

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (60.00%) ProCurve
3 3 (60.00%) Aruba
3 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (60.00%) NX-OS
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) IPv6
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) VyOS
4 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) IPv4
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) VPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (60.00%) IPv6
3 3 (60.00%) NX-OS
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) IPv4
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) VPLS
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) VyOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (60.00%) Aruba
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Nokia
5 1 (20.00%) VMware