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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 73 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing BGP 26 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.15% 1.76% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.25% 10.05% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 23
Average salary £38,750 £39,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.89% -16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,750 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
315 189 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.08% 17.55% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 272 161 210
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 -3 14 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Caerphilly -1 5 £75,000 +100.00%
Bridgend +3 4 £30,000 -17.80%
Newport - 3 - -
BGP
Wales

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (86.84%) OSPF
3 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (68.42%) Firewall
5 19 (50.00%) CCNP
6 17 (44.74%) EIGRP
6 17 (44.74%) VRRP
7 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (39.47%) RIP
8 15 (39.47%) MPLS
8 15 (39.47%) Wireless
8 15 (39.47%) HP
9 14 (36.84%) IPv6
10 13 (34.21%) F5
11 12 (31.58%) VLAN
11 12 (31.58%) CCNA
12 11 (28.95%) Ethernet
12 11 (28.95%) CSS
12 11 (28.95%) HSRP
12 11 (28.95%) ProCurve
13 10 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
13 10 (26.32%) Linux
13 10 (26.32%) Broadband
14 9 (23.68%) Citrix
14 9 (23.68%) BIG-IP
14 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
14 9 (23.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (23.68%) NetScaler

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 4 (10.53%) Lync
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.53%) PaaS
1 4 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (86.84%) OSPF
2 26 (68.42%) Firewall
3 17 (44.74%) EIGRP
3 17 (44.74%) VRRP
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (39.47%) RIP
5 15 (39.47%) MPLS
5 15 (39.47%) Wireless
6 14 (36.84%) IPv6
7 12 (31.58%) VLAN
8 11 (28.95%) Ethernet
8 11 (28.95%) HSRP
9 10 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
9 10 (26.32%) Broadband
10 9 (23.68%) BIG-IP
10 9 (23.68%) NetScaler
10 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (18.42%) SNMP
11 7 (18.42%) DHCP
12 6 (15.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Data Mining
1 4 (10.53%) Big Data
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Back Office
3 4 (10.53%) Advertising
3 4 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Network Architect
3 10 (26.32%) Architect
4 6 (15.79%) NOC Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
1 9 (23.68%) Product Management
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Network Management
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile Marketing
4 4 (10.53%) Low Latency
4 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C#
1 6 (15.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (50.00%) CCNP
3 12 (31.58%) CCNA
4 6 (15.79%) Degree
5 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
6 4 (10.53%) SAP Certification
6 4 (10.53%) CCIE
6 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (10.53%) OpenView
1 4 (10.53%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) HP
4 13 (34.21%) F5
5 11 (28.95%) ProCurve
6 9 (23.68%) Citrix
6 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
7 6 (15.79%) VMware
8 5 (13.16%) Nokia
8 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
9 4 (10.53%) BMC
9 4 (10.53%) Remedy
9 4 (10.53%) Siemens
9 4 (10.53%) Nortel
9 4 (10.53%) Avaya
9 4 (10.53%) IBM
9 4 (10.53%) SAP
9 4 (10.53%) SonicWALL
9 4 (10.53%) 3Com
10 2 (5.26%) Dell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Car allowance,bonus,training
Posted: 12 days ago