The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 50 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.47% 0.93% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 5.21% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £53,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
BGP
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 96 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.33% 17.88% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 82 92 116
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,100 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

BGP
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

BGP Salary Trend in Swindon

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Swindon region with a requirement for BGP.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (81.82%) MPLS
3 9 (81.82%) CCNA
4 8 (72.73%) VLAN
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) SSL
6 2 (18.18%) CCDP
6 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 2 (18.18%) Network Design
6 2 (18.18%) IPsec
6 2 (18.18%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (9.09%) Multicast
7 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (9.09%) Brocade
7 1 (9.09%) VPLS
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (9.09%) Network Security
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Linux

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
2 9 (81.82%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Intelligent Network
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) Multicast
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) RIP
6 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) VPLS
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Network Services Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) CCDP
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds