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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 188 177 184
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 47 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.75% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.99% 5.08% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 44
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
942 788 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.21% 14.81% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 728 686 763
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -40 21 £40,500 -21.35%
Coventry - 8 £65,000 -
Staffordshire +5 6 £65,000 +85.71%
Warwickshire +3 5 - -
Solihull +13 3 £27,500 -29.48% 3
Shropshire -10 3 £35,000 -12.50%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 82 (79.61%) Cisco
2 78 (75.73%) OSPF
3 77 (74.76%) Firewall
4 73 (70.87%) VPN
5 72 (69.90%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (69.90%) MPLS
6 54 (52.43%) WAN
7 50 (48.54%) LAN
8 49 (47.57%) Juniper
9 48 (46.60%) CCNP
10 42 (40.78%) EIGRP
11 33 (32.04%) TCP/IP
11 33 (32.04%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (31.07%) Network Security
13 30 (29.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 26 (25.24%) CCIE
14 26 (25.24%) CheckPoint
14 26 (25.24%) CCNA
15 24 (23.30%) Wireless
16 23 (22.33%) F5
17 22 (21.36%) VPLS
17 22 (21.36%) VoIP
18 21 (20.39%) Cisco Wireless
19 20 (19.42%) VLAN
20 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
21 17 (16.50%) Cisco IOS
21 17 (16.50%) DHCP
22 15 (14.56%) DNS
22 15 (14.56%) RSVP
22 15 (14.56%) Spanning Tree

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 (1.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.94%) MS Office
1 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.62%) IaaS
2 10 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.77%) SaaS
4 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (75.73%) OSPF
2 77 (74.76%) Firewall
3 73 (70.87%) VPN
4 72 (69.90%) MPLS
5 54 (52.43%) WAN
6 50 (48.54%) LAN
7 42 (40.78%) EIGRP
8 33 (32.04%) Cisco ASA
8 33 (32.04%) TCP/IP
9 32 (31.07%) Network Security
10 30 (29.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (23.30%) Wireless
12 22 (21.36%) VoIP
12 22 (21.36%) VPLS
13 21 (20.39%) Cisco Wireless
14 20 (19.42%) VLAN
15 17 (16.50%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (16.50%) DHCP
16 15 (14.56%) DNS
16 15 (14.56%) RSVP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (44.66%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.53%) Network Support
3 15 (14.56%) Analyst
3 15 (14.56%) Network Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Network Support Analyst
5 10 (9.71%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Cisco Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Juniper Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Presales Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Cisco Support
8 6 (5.83%) Consultant
8 6 (5.83%) Network Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Cisco Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) WAP
1 1 (0.97%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.85%) AS400
5 5 (4.85%) Clustering
6 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.97%) Handset
7 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Linux
2 13 (12.62%) Windows
3 6 (5.83%) Unix
3 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.91%) VyOS
5 1 (0.97%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.59%) Network Design
2 13 (12.62%) ITIL
3 12 (11.65%) Presales
4 10 (9.71%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (9.71%) Security Operations
5 9 (8.74%) High Availability
6 7 (6.80%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (6.80%) Migration
6 7 (6.80%) Trend Analysis
7 5 (4.85%) Change Control
7 5 (4.85%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.91%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.91%) Network Architecture
9 3 (2.91%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (1.94%) Coaching
10 2 (1.94%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.94%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (69.90%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (46.60%) CCNP
3 26 (25.24%) CCIE
3 26 (25.24%) CCNA
4 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
4 14 (13.59%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.77%) CCDP
5 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
5 8 (7.77%) JNCIS
6 7 (6.80%) CCDA
6 7 (6.80%) CCIP
6 7 (6.80%) CISSP
6 7 (6.80%) Degree
7 6 (5.83%) JNCIP
8 5 (4.85%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.97%) CCDE
10 1 (0.97%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) vSphere
2 9 (8.74%) XenApp
2 9 (8.74%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.97%) Firmware
4 1 (0.97%) pfSense
4 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.83%) FortiGate
3 5 (4.85%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.91%) Nagios
5 1 (0.97%) Cacti
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (79.61%) Cisco
2 49 (47.57%) Juniper
3 26 (25.24%) CheckPoint
4 23 (22.33%) F5
5 12 (11.65%) Palo Alto
6 11 (10.68%) SolarWinds
7 10 (9.71%) Intel Security
8 9 (8.74%) Citrix
8 9 (8.74%) EMC
8 9 (8.74%) Riverbed
9 7 (6.80%) VMware
10 5 (4.85%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.88%) Brocade
11 4 (3.88%) SonicWALL
12 3 (2.91%) Aruba
12 3 (2.91%) Ericsson
12 3 (2.91%) ProCurve
12 3 (2.91%) Redback
13 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
14 1 (0.97%) Nokia
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