The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 32 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 1.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.44%
BGP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.09% 25.79% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 29
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

BGP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Worcestershire

BGP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) DSL
1 4 (100.00%) X.21
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) ATM
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) PPP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) ATM
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) PPP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) DSL
1 4 (100.00%) X.21
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) NOC Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco