The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 88 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 0.87% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.37% 5.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
252 213 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.63% 16.76% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 218 192 182
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,733
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Wales

BGP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
South Wales +4 11 £39,000 -22.00% 1
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 28 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (80.00%) CCNP
4 23 (76.67%) LAN
5 22 (73.33%) OSPF
5 22 (73.33%) Firewall
6 21 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (66.67%) WAN
8 18 (60.00%) F5
9 15 (50.00%) VPN
9 15 (50.00%) CheckPoint
9 15 (50.00%) MPLS
9 15 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
10 12 (40.00%) Network Design
11 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
11 11 (36.67%) CCIE
11 11 (36.67%) EIGRP
11 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
12 10 (33.33%) Linux
13 9 (30.00%) Windows
13 9 (30.00%) RIP
13 9 (30.00%) Juniper
14 8 (26.67%) IPsec
14 8 (26.67%) VMware
14 8 (26.67%) HSRP
15 7 (23.33%) SLA
15 7 (23.33%) VRRP
15 7 (23.33%) Advertising
16 6 (20.00%) MS Office
16 6 (20.00%) Windows XP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) LAN
2 22 (73.33%) OSPF
2 22 (73.33%) Firewall
3 21 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (66.67%) WAN
5 15 (50.00%) VPN
5 15 (50.00%) MPLS
5 15 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (36.67%) EIGRP
7 9 (30.00%) RIP
8 8 (26.67%) IPsec
8 8 (26.67%) HSRP
9 7 (23.33%) VRRP
10 6 (20.00%) VPLS
10 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (16.67%) FWSM
11 5 (16.67%) IPv4
11 5 (16.67%) IPv6
11 5 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (23.33%) Advertising
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (20.00%) Escalation Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Network Operations Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Network Design
2 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.67%) Network Management
3 5 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) AWK
1 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (80.00%) CCNP
3 11 (36.67%) CCIE
4 6 (20.00%) CCNA
4 6 (20.00%) CCSE
4 6 (20.00%) JNCIS
5 4 (13.33%) CCIP
6 2 (6.67%) CCDA
6 2 (6.67%) CCDP
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Certification
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 18 (60.00%) F5
3 15 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (30.00%) Juniper
6 8 (26.67%) VMware
7 6 (20.00%) Blue Coat
7 6 (20.00%) McAfee
7 6 (20.00%) Websense
7 6 (20.00%) Lumension
7 6 (20.00%) SonicWALL
7 6 (20.00%) Aruba
8 3 (10.00%) EMC
8 3 (10.00%) NetApp
8 3 (10.00%) Nokia
8 3 (10.00%) IBM
9 2 (6.67%) HP
9 2 (6.67%) Dell
9 2 (6.67%) SAP
9 2 (6.67%) Brocade
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