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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 32 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.03% 0.90% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.89% 8.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £42,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.63% 10.24% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £20,248 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) xDSL
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) PABX
5 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) X.21
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) CCIE

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) PABX
4 2 (25.00%) PBX
4 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) X.21
4 2 (25.00%) xDSL
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) Junos
5 1 (12.50%) SSH
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) VPLS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (12.50%) CCIP
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) BT
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago