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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
UK / Wales
Rank 83 96 94
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.06% 0.58% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.11% 3.16% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 9
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -23.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £63,250 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%

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
180 253 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.31% 18.47% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 147 222 240
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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
South Wales +19 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for BGP.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) MPLS
2 19 (90.48%) OSPF
2 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 19 (90.48%) WAN
3 17 (80.95%) DNS
3 17 (80.95%) CheckPoint
4 15 (71.43%) Internet
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (71.43%) CCNP
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (71.43%) F5
5 14 (66.67%) VPN
6 12 (57.14%) Firewall
7 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
7 10 (47.62%) DHCP
8 9 (42.86%) BIG-IP
8 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (42.86%) Unified Communications
9 8 (38.10%) Banking
9 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
9 8 (38.10%) IPsec
9 8 (38.10%) Finance
9 8 (38.10%) Avaya
9 8 (38.10%) Juniper
10 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
10 6 (28.57%) SNMP
10 6 (28.57%) HSRP
10 6 (28.57%) Data Centre

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) MPLS
2 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 19 (90.48%) OSPF
2 19 (90.48%) WAN
3 17 (80.95%) DNS
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (71.43%) Internet
5 14 (66.67%) VPN
6 12 (57.14%) Firewall
7 10 (47.62%) DHCP
8 9 (42.86%) BIG-IP
8 9 (42.86%) Unified Communications
9 8 (38.10%) IPsec
10 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
10 6 (28.57%) HSRP
10 6 (28.57%) SNMP
11 5 (23.81%) Network Security
12 4 (19.05%) FTP
12 4 (19.05%) Multicast
General
1 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 9 (42.86%) Network Architect
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Architect
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Network Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 4 (19.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (19.05%) Change Control
2 4 (19.05%) Coaching
2 4 (19.05%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Statistics
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) CCNP
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCDP
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) BladeLogic
1 2 (9.52%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) CheckPoint
3 15 (71.43%) F5
4 8 (38.10%) Avaya
4 8 (38.10%) Juniper
5 4 (19.05%) Sun
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) Aruba
7 2 (9.52%) BMC
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
7 2 (9.52%) Nortel
7 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 2 (9.52%) Remedy
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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