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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 47 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 16 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.19% 2.65% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.51% 11.56% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 18
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £59,500 £45,750
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
139 147 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.69% 22.90% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 127 110 145
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 £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Slough

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (90.48%) MPLS
1 19 (90.48%) OSPF
2 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco
3 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 16 (76.19%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (71.43%) VPN
4 15 (71.43%) DNS
4 15 (71.43%) CCNA
5 14 (66.67%) IPsec
6 13 (61.90%) VMware
6 13 (61.90%) Degree
6 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (61.90%) Zenoss
6 13 (61.90%) SSL
6 13 (61.90%) SLA
6 13 (61.90%) Multicast
6 13 (61.90%) vSphere
6 13 (61.90%) Network Management
6 13 (61.90%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (61.90%) Lync
7 7 (33.33%) Polycom
8 5 (23.81%) CCNP
9 3 (14.29%) Network Design
9 3 (14.29%) UNIX

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (61.90%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) MPLS
1 19 (90.48%) OSPF
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 15 (71.43%) VPN
3 15 (71.43%) DNS
4 14 (66.67%) IPsec
5 13 (61.90%) SSL
5 13 (61.90%) Multicast
6 3 (14.29%) H.323
6 3 (14.29%) ISDN
7 2 (9.52%) WAN
7 2 (9.52%) DHCP
7 2 (9.52%) 3G
8 1 (4.76%) RSVP
8 1 (4.76%) RIP
8 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.76%) IPv4
8 1 (4.76%) IPv6
8 1 (4.76%) 2G
8 1 (4.76%) VLAN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Network Management
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
3 15 (71.43%) CCNA
4 13 (61.90%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) CCIP
6 1 (4.76%) ISEB
6 1 (4.76%) RHCE
6 1 (4.76%) RHCT
6 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (76.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (61.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (61.90%) vSphere
1 13 (61.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Zenoss
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Polycom
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Nortel
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