The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 52 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.82% 2.46% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 11.27% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 22
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,250 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 142 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.32% 21.81% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 142 104 155
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
Berkshire

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

BGP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

BGP Salary Trend in Slough

BGP
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Slough

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (84.62%) MPLS
1 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) CCNA
5 6 (46.15%) IPsec
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Zenoss
6 5 (38.46%) SSL
6 5 (38.46%) SLA
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
6 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 5 (38.46%) Network Management
6 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (38.46%) Lync
6 5 (38.46%) Multicast
7 3 (23.08%) Network Design
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) ISDN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (38.46%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) MPLS
1 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) IPsec
5 5 (38.46%) SSL
5 5 (38.46%) Multicast
6 3 (23.08%) ISDN
6 3 (23.08%) H.323
7 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) 3G
8 1 (7.69%) VLAN
8 1 (7.69%) SCTP
8 1 (7.69%) LTE
8 1 (7.69%) 2G
8 1 (7.69%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (7.69%) GGSN
8 1 (7.69%) SGSN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IP Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) RHCT
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.69%) CCIP
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) RHCE
5 1 (7.69%) ISEB
5 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
1 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Zenoss
2 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Polycom
4 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Nortel
4 1 (7.69%) F5
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