The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 64 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.38% - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% - 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

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
78 66 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.83% 11.19% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 92
Median salary £31,500 £26,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

BGP Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

BGP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £20,000 -
BGP
West Midlands

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
3 6 (75.00%) WLAN
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) MPLS
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) AS400
5 4 (50.00%) Clustering
5 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (50.00%) PaaS
5 4 (50.00%) High Availability
5 4 (50.00%) IaaS
5 4 (50.00%) Multicast
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (25.00%) CCNP
7 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (25.00%) Wireless
7 2 (25.00%) VLAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) WLAN
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) Multicast
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) VLAN
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) DNS
7 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
7 1 (12.50%) VRRP
7 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) AS400
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Escalation Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCSP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware