The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 87 89 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.94% 1.32% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 5.69% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 6
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
BGP
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
250 281 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.31% 23.17% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 221 226 171
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

BGP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

BGP Salary Trend in South Wales

BGP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in South Wales

BGP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 8 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Caerphilly +1 2 £38,000 -
Torfaen -2 1 £65,000 +10.16%
BGP
Wales

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) OSPF
3 22 (68.75%) Data Centre
4 21 (65.63%) MPLS
4 21 (65.63%) IPsec
5 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (62.50%) LAN
6 17 (53.13%) DNS
7 16 (50.00%) WAN
7 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
7 16 (50.00%) F5
8 15 (46.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 15 (46.88%) 802.1X
8 15 (46.88%) Firewall
8 15 (46.88%) DHCP
9 13 (40.63%) CCNP
9 13 (40.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (40.63%) DDoS Mitigation
10 12 (37.50%) VPN
11 11 (34.38%) Spanning Tree
11 11 (34.38%) VPLS
11 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (31.25%) Degree
12 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
12 10 (31.25%) IPv6
12 10 (31.25%) VRRP
13 9 (28.13%) EIGRP
13 9 (28.13%) Wireless
13 9 (28.13%) Internet
13 9 (28.13%) CCNA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) OSPF
2 21 (65.63%) IPsec
2 21 (65.63%) MPLS
3 20 (62.50%) LAN
4 17 (53.13%) DNS
5 16 (50.00%) WAN
6 15 (46.88%) DHCP
6 15 (46.88%) Firewall
7 13 (40.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (37.50%) VPN
9 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (34.38%) Spanning Tree
9 11 (34.38%) VPLS
10 10 (31.25%) IPv6
10 10 (31.25%) VRRP
11 9 (28.13%) EIGRP
11 9 (28.13%) Internet
11 9 (28.13%) Wireless
12 8 (25.00%) FTP
12 8 (25.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
1 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) NOC Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Principal Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Network Support
4 4 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 15 (46.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.75%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) DDoS Mitigation
2 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 8 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 8 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (21.88%) Network Management
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) High Availability
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps
8 2 (6.25%) Network Design
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
9 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Operations
9 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.13%) Line Management
9 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
9 1 (3.13%) Mobile Marketing
9 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
9 1 (3.13%) Operations Management
9 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C#
1 6 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (40.63%) CCNP
3 10 (31.25%) Degree
4 9 (28.13%) CCNA
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Certification
5 2 (6.25%) CCDA
5 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.13%) MCITP
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) F5
3 8 (25.00%) Juniper
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.50%) Radware
5 4 (12.50%) TippingPoint
6 3 (9.38%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) VMware
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.13%) Brocade
8 1 (3.13%) IBM
8 1 (3.13%) Mitel
8 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
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