The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 80 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 17 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.62% 0.091% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.20% 0.51% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £63,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
274 196 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.10% 17.88% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 249 149 153
Average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £62,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Wiltshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

BGP
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Swindon - 13 £40,000 - 1
Chippenham - 2 £47,500 -
BGP
South West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) MPLS
1 20 (100.00%) OSPF
2 17 (85.00%) Juniper
2 17 (85.00%) Data Centre
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (60.00%) Finance
4 12 (60.00%) VLAN
5 10 (50.00%) VPN
6 9 (45.00%) CCNA
7 8 (40.00%) SSL
7 8 (40.00%) IPsec
8 7 (35.00%) Firewall
9 6 (30.00%) Linux
10 5 (25.00%) RIP
10 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (25.00%) CCNP
10 5 (25.00%) Brocade
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (20.00%) DNS
11 4 (20.00%) ITIL
11 4 (20.00%) WAN
12 3 (15.00%) LAN
12 3 (15.00%) VoIP
12 3 (15.00%) CCIE
12 3 (15.00%) Wireless
12 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
12 3 (15.00%) Project Management
12 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (15.00%) Network Security

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) MPLS
1 20 (100.00%) OSPF
2 12 (60.00%) VLAN
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 8 (40.00%) IPsec
4 8 (40.00%) SSL
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (25.00%) RIP
6 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) DNS
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (15.00%) Internet
8 3 (15.00%) LAN
8 3 (15.00%) Multicast
8 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (15.00%) VoIP
8 3 (15.00%) VPLS
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Network Manager
1 7 (35.00%) Network Services Manager
1 7 (35.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) Python
1 2 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) Brocade
4 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft