The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 203 192 211
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing BGP 20 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 2.13% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 13
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £42,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1036 845 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.90% 16.13% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 872 705 905
Average salary £35,000 £38,236 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% +9.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
England

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BGP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

BGP Salary Trend in the South West

BGP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in the South West

BGP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Wiltshire -5 11 £60,000 +20.00%
Devon - 3 £67,500 -
Gloucestershire -13 2 £29,000 -38.94% 3
Dorset - 2 - -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 29 (87.88%) Cisco
1 29 (87.88%) MPLS
2 23 (69.70%) LAN
3 20 (60.61%) WAN
3 20 (60.61%) EIGRP
3 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (57.58%) Network Management
5 18 (54.55%) OSPF
6 17 (51.52%) VLAN
7 15 (45.45%) VPN
8 14 (42.42%) VoIP
8 14 (42.42%) ITIL
8 14 (42.42%) Firewall
9 12 (36.36%) H.323
10 11 (33.33%) CCNP
11 10 (30.30%) Juniper
11 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
12 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
12 9 (27.27%) CCNA
12 9 (27.27%) Network Security
12 9 (27.27%) Tandberg
12 9 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (24.24%) CiscoWorks
13 8 (24.24%) Avaya
14 7 (21.21%) SCCP
14 7 (21.21%) Netcool
14 7 (21.21%) Finance
14 7 (21.21%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (18.18%) Verint
15 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) MediaWiki
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) MPLS
2 23 (69.70%) LAN
3 20 (60.61%) WAN
3 20 (60.61%) EIGRP
4 18 (54.55%) OSPF
5 17 (51.52%) VLAN
6 15 (45.45%) VPN
7 14 (42.42%) VoIP
7 14 (42.42%) Firewall
8 12 (36.36%) H.323
9 9 (27.27%) Network Security
10 7 (21.21%) SCCP
11 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (15.15%) IPv6
12 5 (15.15%) RIP
12 5 (15.15%) IPsec
13 4 (12.12%) IPv4
13 4 (12.12%) Ethernet
13 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications
14 3 (9.09%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Hudson
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Network Specialist
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Network Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Principal Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Network Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Voice Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Data Network Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.06%) IVR
4 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Network Management
2 14 (42.42%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
4 6 (18.18%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (12.12%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Time Management
5 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Network Design
6 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Perl
1 3 (9.09%) PHP
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (33.33%) CCNP
3 9 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) CCIE
4 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) JNCIS
5 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) CCDP
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCIP
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) CCDE
6 1 (3.03%) HP ASE
6 1 (3.03%) HP MASE
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.03%) vCloud
2 1 (3.03%) Postfix
2 1 (3.03%) XenServer
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (21.21%) Netcool
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Juniper
3 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 9 (27.27%) Tandberg
4 8 (24.24%) Avaya
5 6 (18.18%) Verint
5 6 (18.18%) Polycom
5 6 (18.18%) Genesys
6 5 (15.15%) Nokia
7 4 (12.12%) Blue Coat
7 4 (12.12%) Citrix
8 2 (6.06%) VMware
8 2 (6.06%) TOWER Software
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.06%) HP
8 2 (6.06%) Nortel
9 1 (3.03%) F5
9 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.03%) CA
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