The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 45 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 19 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.88% 2.45% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.38% 10.49% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 6
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 143 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 23.67% 23.33% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 100 110 127
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (92.31%) OSPF
2 22 (84.62%) Firewall
3 21 (80.77%) Cisco
3 21 (80.77%) MPLS
4 20 (76.92%) VPN
4 20 (76.92%) CCNA
5 19 (73.08%) Linux
5 19 (73.08%) IPsec
5 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
6 18 (69.23%) SSL
6 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
6 18 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (69.23%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (69.23%) Network Management
7 17 (65.38%) DNS
8 15 (57.69%) SLA
8 15 (57.69%) VMware
8 15 (57.69%) Degree
8 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (57.69%) Zenoss
8 15 (57.69%) vSphere
8 15 (57.69%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (57.69%) Lync
8 15 (57.69%) Multicast
9 9 (34.62%) Polycom
10 8 (30.77%) CCNP
11 6 (23.08%) Juniper
12 5 (19.23%) WAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 15 (57.69%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) OSPF
2 22 (84.62%) Firewall
3 21 (80.77%) MPLS
4 20 (76.92%) VPN
5 19 (73.08%) IPsec
6 18 (69.23%) SSL
7 17 (65.38%) DNS
8 15 (57.69%) Multicast
9 5 (19.23%) WAN
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (15.38%) Network Security
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (11.54%) H.323
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (11.54%) ISDN
11 3 (11.54%) LAN
11 3 (11.54%) VoIP
11 3 (11.54%) Wireless
12 2 (7.69%) 3G
12 2 (7.69%) DHCP
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) NOC Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Network Management
2 3 (11.54%) Change Control
2 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
2 3 (11.54%) Project Management
2 3 (11.54%) Change Management
2 3 (11.54%) Data Security
2 3 (11.54%) Network Design
3 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (76.92%) CCNA
3 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
4 15 (57.69%) Degree
5 8 (30.77%) CCNP
6 4 (15.38%) JNCIA
7 3 (11.54%) CCSP
8 1 (3.85%) CCIE
8 1 (3.85%) CCIP
8 1 (3.85%) ISEB
8 1 (3.85%) RHCE
8 1 (3.85%) RHCT
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (57.69%) SLA
3 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (57.69%) vSphere
1 15 (57.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Zenoss
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 15 (57.69%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) Polycom
5 6 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (11.54%) Avaya
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
6 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.85%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Nortel
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