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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 68 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 20 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.84% 1.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 9.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
256 243 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.51% 21.02% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 235 214 206
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 -16 10 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Caerphilly +12 4 £36,250 -9.37%
Bridgend - 4 £36,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
BGP
Wales

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (90.48%) Firewall
3 38 (90.48%) LAN
4 34 (80.95%) CCNP
5 30 (71.43%) WAN
5 30 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (66.67%) VPN
7 23 (54.76%) F5
8 21 (50.00%) OSPF
9 20 (47.62%) CheckPoint
10 19 (45.24%) Cisco PIX
11 18 (42.86%) HSRP
11 18 (42.86%) Juniper
11 18 (42.86%) MPLS
12 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
13 14 (33.33%) Network Design
13 14 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (30.95%) EIGRP
14 13 (30.95%) MS Office
15 12 (28.57%) Linux
15 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
16 11 (26.19%) IPsec
16 11 (26.19%) Advertising
16 11 (26.19%) VMware
17 10 (23.81%) CCIP
17 10 (23.81%) CCNA
17 10 (23.81%) SLA
17 10 (23.81%) DHCP
17 10 (23.81%) ITIL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (90.48%) LAN
1 38 (90.48%) Firewall
2 30 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 30 (71.43%) WAN
3 28 (66.67%) VPN
4 21 (50.00%) OSPF
5 19 (45.24%) Cisco PIX
6 18 (42.86%) MPLS
6 18 (42.86%) HSRP
7 14 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (30.95%) EIGRP
9 11 (26.19%) IPsec
10 10 (23.81%) DHCP
11 9 (21.43%) FWSM
12 8 (19.05%) Network Security
12 8 (19.05%) VRRP
13 7 (16.67%) SSH
13 7 (16.67%) Telnet
13 7 (16.67%) RIP
13 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (26.19%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Network Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Network Support Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (19.05%) Network Support
4 7 (16.67%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
5 3 (7.14%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Windows
3 7 (16.67%) UNIX
3 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
2 14 (33.33%) Network Design
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL
4 8 (19.05%) Capacity Management
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) Network Management
7 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) AWK
1 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (80.95%) CCNP
3 10 (23.81%) CCIP
3 10 (23.81%) CCNA
4 7 (16.67%) CCSE
4 7 (16.67%) JNCIS
4 7 (16.67%) CCIE
5 6 (14.29%) Degree
6 5 (11.90%) SAP Certification
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (4.76%) CCDP
8 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.38%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (54.76%) F5
3 20 (47.62%) CheckPoint
4 18 (42.86%) Juniper
5 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.19%) VMware
7 7 (16.67%) Blue Coat
7 7 (16.67%) SonicWALL
7 7 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 7 (16.67%) Aruba
7 7 (16.67%) McAfee
7 7 (16.67%) Websense
7 7 (16.67%) Lumension
8 5 (11.90%) HP
8 5 (11.90%) SAP
9 3 (7.14%) NetApp
10 2 (4.76%) Nokia
10 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.38%) Dell
11 1 (2.38%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago