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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 26 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 6.35% - 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £59,000 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
BGP
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 33.33% 3.64% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 30
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

BGP
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

BGP Salary Trend in Torfaen

BGP
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Torfaen

BGP
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Cwmbran - 8 £59,000 -
BGP
South Wales

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Advertising
2 6 (75.00%) Marketing
2 6 (75.00%) VPLS
2 6 (75.00%) PaaS
2 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 6 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) IPv4
2 6 (75.00%) IPv6
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) CCIE
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) NAS
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) OSPF
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) Apache

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VPLS
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
1 6 (75.00%) IPv4
1 6 (75.00%) IPv6
1 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) ADSL
4 2 (25.00%) ISDN
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (25.00%) IGRP
4 2 (25.00%) PPTP
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data
1 6 (75.00%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (75.00%) Advertising
1 6 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile Marketing
1 6 (75.00%) Low Latency
1 6 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCIE
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Brocade