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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 44 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.08% - 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.28% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
57 57 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 16.91% 20.58% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 49 41 22
Average salary £39,500 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.49% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,457 £22,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) TACACS
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) SSH
2 6 (85.71%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
2 6 (85.71%) RIP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) TACACS
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) SSH
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
2 6 (85.71%) RIP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds