The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 38 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.37% - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% - 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £33,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 19.05% 16.73% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 50 39 28
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,599 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

BGP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

BGP Salary Trend in Solihull

BGP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) F5