The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 211 230 237
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 16 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 1.21% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 15
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £40,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £54,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
BGP
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
899 1074 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.49% 18.80% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 737 946 912
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -12 8 - - 1
Bristol +18 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Cornwall - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £30,000 -
Wiltshire +11 1 - -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for BGP.

1 26 (100.00%) OSPF
2 19 (73.08%) Firewall
3 18 (69.23%) WAN
3 18 (69.23%) Cisco
4 17 (65.38%) LAN
5 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (46.15%) MPLS
6 10 (38.46%) Juniper
6 10 (38.46%) CCNP
6 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 10 (38.46%) VPN
6 10 (38.46%) Ethernet
7 8 (30.77%) FTP
7 8 (30.77%) Network Security
7 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
8 7 (26.92%) FortiGate
8 7 (26.92%) Network Management
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) ADSL
8 7 (26.92%) NetScreen
8 7 (26.92%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) RIP
10 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (19.23%) VLAN
10 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) OSPF
2 19 (73.08%) Firewall
3 18 (69.23%) WAN
4 17 (65.38%) LAN
5 12 (46.15%) MPLS
6 10 (38.46%) Ethernet
6 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 10 (38.46%) VPN
7 8 (30.77%) FTP
7 8 (30.77%) Network Security
8 7 (26.92%) ADSL
8 7 (26.92%) NetScreen
8 7 (26.92%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
10 5 (19.23%) RIP
10 5 (19.23%) VLAN
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Network Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Brocade Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
1 7 (26.92%) Network Management
2 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 4 (15.38%) Network Design
4 4 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Process Management
7 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) CCNA
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) CCDP
4 3 (11.54%) DBS Check
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) APMP
5 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CCENT
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) NFS
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Juniper
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) Radware
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
5 3 (11.54%) Veeam
6 2 (7.69%) Brocade
6 2 (7.69%) F5
6 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.85%) BT
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard
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