The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 27 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 0.99% - 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £53,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
BGP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 39.60% 24.00% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 28
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

BGP
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

BGP Salary Trend in Wokingham

BGP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint