The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 175 170 204
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Permanent jobs citing BGP 62 51 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.94% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.86% 6.53% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 18
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
BGP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
904 781 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.80% 14.46% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 712 671 720
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BGP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

BGP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

BGP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

BGP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham -26 20 £67,500 +37.05%
Solihull - 14 £34,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 8 £50,000 -
Warwickshire -2 6 - -
Coventry 0 4 £60,000 +63.26%
Staffordshire -8 4 £65,000 +23.80% 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for BGP.

1 94 (76.42%) Juniper
2 93 (75.61%) VPN
3 88 (71.54%) OSPF
4 82 (66.67%) MPLS
4 82 (66.67%) Firewall
5 76 (61.79%) Cisco
6 66 (53.66%) TCP/IP
7 64 (52.03%) Cisco Certification
8 59 (47.97%) LAN
8 59 (47.97%) WAN
9 54 (43.90%) CCNP
10 44 (35.77%) EIGRP
11 40 (32.52%) Network Security
12 38 (30.89%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (27.64%) Spanning Tree
13 34 (27.64%) RSVP
14 33 (26.83%) CCNA
15 30 (24.39%) Data Centre
16 28 (22.76%) VoIP
17 27 (21.95%) Network Design
18 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
19 25 (20.33%) SC Cleared
19 25 (20.33%) Cisco Nexus
20 24 (19.51%) Multicast
21 22 (17.89%) Cisco Wireless
21 22 (17.89%) HSRP
21 22 (17.89%) Wireless
21 22 (17.89%) RIP
21 22 (17.89%) Ethernet
22 21 (17.07%) SSL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.63%) MS Office
1 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.13%) IaaS
3 6 (4.88%) SaaS
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (75.61%) VPN
2 88 (71.54%) OSPF
3 82 (66.67%) Firewall
3 82 (66.67%) MPLS
4 66 (53.66%) TCP/IP
5 59 (47.97%) LAN
5 59 (47.97%) WAN
6 44 (35.77%) EIGRP
7 40 (32.52%) Network Security
8 38 (30.89%) Cisco ASA
9 34 (27.64%) RSVP
9 34 (27.64%) Spanning Tree
10 28 (22.76%) VoIP
11 25 (20.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 24 (19.51%) Multicast
13 22 (17.89%) Cisco Wireless
13 22 (17.89%) Ethernet
13 22 (17.89%) HSRP
13 22 (17.89%) RIP
13 22 (17.89%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (38.21%) Network Engineer
2 22 (17.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (16.26%) Consultant
3 20 (16.26%) Network Consultant
4 19 (15.45%) Cisco Consultant
4 19 (15.45%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 18 (14.63%) Design Engineer
6 17 (13.82%) Ericsson Engineer
6 17 (13.82%) Implementation Engineer
7 14 (11.38%) Juniper Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) Security Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) Senior Security Engineer
9 11 (8.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Network Support
11 5 (4.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.39%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.25%) AS400
5 4 (3.25%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.07%) Linux
1 21 (17.07%) Windows
2 12 (9.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.95%) Network Design
2 20 (16.26%) Presales
3 17 (13.82%) Network Architecture
4 14 (11.38%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (9.76%) Change Control
5 12 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.13%) GAP Analysis
6 10 (8.13%) Security Operations
7 8 (6.50%) High Availability
8 7 (5.69%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.69%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (4.88%) Network Management
10 4 (3.25%) Data Protection
10 4 (3.25%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (1.63%) Incident Management
11 2 (1.63%) ITIL
11 2 (1.63%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (1.63%) System Testing
12 1 (0.81%) Mentoring
12 1 (0.81%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 64 (52.03%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (43.90%) CCNP
3 33 (26.83%) CCNA
4 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
5 25 (20.33%) SC Cleared
6 17 (13.82%) CCIE
7 12 (9.76%) JNCIS
8 10 (8.13%) JNCIA
9 7 (5.69%) Degree
9 7 (5.69%) DV Cleared
9 7 (5.69%) JNCIP
10 4 (3.25%) CCDP
11 1 (0.81%) CCDE
11 1 (0.81%) CCIP
11 1 (0.81%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.81%) CISSP
11 1 (0.81%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (6.50%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.50%) Hyper-V
1 8 (6.50%) vSphere
1 8 (6.50%) XenApp
1 8 (6.50%) XenDesktop
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 94 (76.42%) Juniper
2 76 (61.79%) Cisco
3 20 (16.26%) CheckPoint
4 17 (13.82%) Ericsson
4 17 (13.82%) Redback
5 11 (8.94%) F5
6 10 (8.13%) Intel Security
7 8 (6.50%) Citrix
7 8 (6.50%) EMC
8 7 (5.69%) VMware
9 5 (4.07%) HP
9 5 (4.07%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.25%) Palo Alto
10 4 (3.25%) Radware
10 4 (3.25%) Splunk
11 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.63%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.63%) Sourcefire
12 1 (0.81%) Brocade
12 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
Solihull
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