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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 61 52
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.88% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.19% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
89 97 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.46% 14.31% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 87 71
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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