The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 97 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 6 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% 1.60% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 6.36% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 10
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -8.23%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
233 346 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.47% 25.13% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 200 290 193
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £26,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

BGP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

BGP Salary Trend in Wales

BGP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Wales

BGP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales -7 6 £37,500 -3.84% 1
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for BGP.

1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) CCNP
3 13 (81.25%) IPsec
3 13 (81.25%) Data Centre
4 11 (68.75%) F5
4 11 (68.75%) MPLS
5 10 (62.50%) OSPF
5 10 (62.50%) LAN
5 10 (62.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 10 (62.50%) DDoS Mitigation
6 9 (56.25%) Firewall
7 8 (50.00%) VPN
7 8 (50.00%) DNS
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (43.75%) ITIL
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (37.50%) WAN
9 6 (37.50%) CCNA
9 6 (37.50%) Internet
10 5 (31.25%) Juniper
10 5 (31.25%) VRRP
10 5 (31.25%) FTP
10 5 (31.25%) VPLS
10 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
11 4 (25.00%) Degree
11 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 4 (25.00%) TippingPoint
11 4 (25.00%) SLA
11 4 (25.00%) IPv4

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) IPsec
2 11 (68.75%) MPLS
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
3 10 (62.50%) OSPF
4 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) VPN
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (37.50%) Internet
7 6 (37.50%) WAN
8 5 (31.25%) FTP
8 5 (31.25%) VPLS
8 5 (31.25%) VRRP
9 4 (25.00%) DHCP
9 4 (25.00%) HSRP
9 4 (25.00%) IPv4
9 4 (25.00%) IPv6
10 3 (18.75%) Junos
10 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Support
2 4 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Data Centre
2 10 (62.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) DDoS Mitigation
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
4 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Network Design
4 3 (18.75%) Network Management
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) AWS Certification
5 3 (18.75%) CCDA
5 3 (18.75%) JNCIA
6 2 (12.50%) CCIE
6 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
6 2 (12.50%) MCITP
6 2 (12.50%) MCSA
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) Radware
4 4 (25.00%) TippingPoint
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) ZTE
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