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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 206 184 185
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 28 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.57% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 3.55% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 46
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
929 816 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.95% 15.92% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 726 712 829
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,457
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £53,500
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -4 17 £48,000 +6.66% 1
Coventry - 3 £34,000 - 3
Staffordshire - 3 £65,000 -
Dudley - 2 £32,000 -
Warwickshire 0 1 - - 2
Worcestershire -5 1 £70,000 +24.44% 1
Shropshire -9 1 £42,500 +6.25% 3
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 70 (92.11%) Cisco
2 63 (82.89%) OSPF
3 59 (77.63%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (77.63%) Firewall
4 47 (61.84%) VPN
5 42 (55.26%) WAN
5 42 (55.26%) MPLS
6 39 (51.32%) LAN
7 36 (47.37%) EIGRP
8 33 (43.42%) CCNP
9 30 (39.47%) CCNA
10 26 (34.21%) Network Security
11 23 (30.26%) Wireless
12 21 (27.63%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (26.32%) TCP/IP
14 19 (25.00%) CheckPoint
15 18 (23.68%) CCIE
15 18 (23.68%) F5
16 17 (22.37%) ITIL
17 16 (21.05%) DHCP
17 16 (21.05%) Palo Alto
18 15 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
18 15 (19.74%) VLAN
19 14 (18.42%) Cisco Wireless
19 14 (18.42%) Presales
19 14 (18.42%) DNS
19 14 (18.42%) Windows
19 14 (18.42%) Linux
20 13 (17.11%) Juniper
21 12 (15.79%) SAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) IaaS
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.21%) SaaS
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (82.89%) OSPF
2 59 (77.63%) Firewall
3 47 (61.84%) VPN
4 42 (55.26%) MPLS
4 42 (55.26%) WAN
5 39 (51.32%) LAN
6 36 (47.37%) EIGRP
7 26 (34.21%) Network Security
8 23 (30.26%) Wireless
9 21 (27.63%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (26.32%) TCP/IP
11 16 (21.05%) DHCP
12 15 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (19.74%) VLAN
13 14 (18.42%) Cisco Wireless
13 14 (18.42%) DNS
14 12 (15.79%) SAN
14 12 (15.79%) VoIP
14 12 (15.79%) VPLS
15 11 (14.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) GIS
General
1 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Network Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Network Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Security Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Cisco Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Network Support
5 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Presales Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Lead Network Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Network Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Security Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) WAP
1 1 (1.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) AS400
4 4 (5.26%) Clustering
5 2 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.32%) Handset
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Linux
1 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 8 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.21%) Unix
4 3 (3.95%) Solaris
5 2 (2.63%) VyOS
6 1 (1.32%) Debian
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) ITIL
2 14 (18.42%) Presales
3 9 (11.84%) Network Design
4 8 (10.53%) Change Control
5 7 (9.21%) Migration
6 6 (7.89%) High Availability
7 5 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.58%) PRINCE
8 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.26%) Project Management
9 3 (3.95%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (3.95%) Contract Management
9 3 (3.95%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.95%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.95%) Workflow
10 2 (2.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 2 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (77.63%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (43.42%) CCNP
3 30 (39.47%) CCNA
4 18 (23.68%) CCIE
5 10 (13.16%) CCDP
6 8 (10.53%) CCDA
7 7 (9.21%) CCIP
8 5 (6.58%) CISSP
9 4 (5.26%) CCSP
10 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.95%) PMP
10 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.63%) MCSE
11 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) XenDesktop
2 8 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.53%) XenApp
3 7 (9.21%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.21%) vSphere
4 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.32%) Firmware
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (6.58%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.32%) Cacti
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (92.11%) Cisco
2 19 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (23.68%) F5
4 16 (21.05%) Palo Alto
5 13 (17.11%) Juniper
6 11 (14.47%) VMware
7 9 (11.84%) Citrix
7 9 (11.84%) SolarWinds
8 8 (10.53%) Fortinet
9 7 (9.21%) Aruba
9 7 (9.21%) EMC
10 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.58%) Riverbed
11 4 (5.26%) Aerohive Networks
11 4 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (5.26%) Huawei
11 4 (5.26%) Meraki
11 4 (5.26%) SonicWALL
11 4 (5.26%) Sourcefire
12 2 (2.63%) Brocade
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