The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
BGP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 100 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.74% 13.89% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 93 90 99
Average salary £28,550 £26,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.72% -28.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

BGP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper