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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 208 212 208
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 33 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 0.99% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 10
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £32,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £59,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1021 811 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.07% 15.22% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 861 637 956
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Bristol +13 12 £27,000 - 1
Wiltshire +3 11 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -5 5 £41,250 -36.53%
Dorset -7 4 £35,250 +8.46%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (82.69%) Cisco
2 41 (78.85%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (67.31%) MPLS
4 31 (59.62%) OSPF
5 30 (57.69%) LAN
5 30 (57.69%) Firewall
6 26 (50.00%) CCNP
7 25 (48.08%) EIGRP
8 22 (42.31%) CCNA
8 22 (42.31%) WAN
8 22 (42.31%) VPN
9 21 (40.38%) Juniper
10 20 (38.46%) ITIL
10 20 (38.46%) Network Security
10 20 (38.46%) Network Management
11 19 (36.54%) VoIP
11 19 (36.54%) CheckPoint
11 19 (36.54%) VLAN
12 14 (26.92%) IPsec
13 13 (25.00%) ITIL V3
14 11 (21.15%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
14 11 (21.15%) H.323
15 10 (19.23%) Nokia
15 10 (19.23%) Windows
15 10 (19.23%) SLA
15 10 (19.23%) Tandberg
16 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (17.31%) Avaya
16 9 (17.31%) Degree

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (9.62%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 35 (67.31%) MPLS
2 31 (59.62%) OSPF
3 30 (57.69%) Firewall
3 30 (57.69%) LAN
4 25 (48.08%) EIGRP
5 22 (42.31%) WAN
5 22 (42.31%) VPN
6 20 (38.46%) Network Security
7 19 (36.54%) VLAN
7 19 (36.54%) VoIP
8 14 (26.92%) IPsec
9 11 (21.15%) H.323
10 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (13.46%) DMVPN
11 7 (13.46%) IPv6
11 7 (13.46%) Ethernet
11 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
12 6 (11.54%) Internet
13 5 (9.62%) IPv4
13 5 (9.62%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MySQL
1 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Subversion
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.92%) Hudson
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Network Specialist
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Network Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Lead Designer
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Designer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Principal Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Voice Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Data Network Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Security Specialist
9 1 (1.92%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) CESG
4 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.77%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.85%) IVR
6 2 (3.85%) Statistics
7 1 (1.92%) Wiki
7 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.69%) openSUSE
4 4 (7.69%) SUSE
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) UNIX
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
6 1 (1.92%) Debian
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) ITIL
1 20 (38.46%) Network Management
2 13 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 7 (13.46%) Service Management
4 6 (11.54%) Network Design
4 6 (11.54%) Time Management
4 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
5 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Demand Forecasting
5 5 (9.62%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Change Management
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
2 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.92%) Ruby
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) Perl
3 1 (1.92%) PHP
3 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (78.85%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (50.00%) CCNP
3 22 (42.31%) CCNA
4 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
5 9 (17.31%) Degree
6 8 (15.38%) CCDP
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (9.62%) JNCIS
9 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
9 3 (5.77%) CCSA
9 3 (5.77%) CCIE
10 2 (3.85%) CCSP
10 2 (3.85%) CCDA
10 2 (3.85%) CCIP
10 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.92%) MCP
11 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) ProxySG
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Samba
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Postfix
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
2 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (9.62%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (9.62%) Netcool
3 4 (7.69%) Nagios
3 4 (7.69%) Icinga
3 4 (7.69%) Cacti
4 1 (1.92%) Puppet
4 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (82.69%) Cisco
2 21 (40.38%) Juniper
3 19 (36.54%) CheckPoint
4 10 (19.23%) Tandberg
4 10 (19.23%) Nokia
5 9 (17.31%) Avaya
6 7 (13.46%) Polycom
6 7 (13.46%) Genesys
6 7 (13.46%) F5
6 7 (13.46%) Verint
7 4 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.77%) Citrix
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle
9 2 (3.85%) Nortel
9 2 (3.85%) VMware
9 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.92%) BT
10 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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