The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 38 36
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 7.38% 2.35% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.03% 12.82% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 29 39 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 23.77% 18.31% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 47
Median salary £47,500 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.65% +15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing BGP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Bedford

BGP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for BGP in Bedford

BGP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Bedford over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for BGP.

1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) CCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (86.67%) Wireshark
2 13 (86.67%) tcpdump
2 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
3 12 (80.00%) CCSA
4 11 (73.33%) Network Security
4 11 (73.33%) CCNP
4 11 (73.33%) CCDP
5 10 (66.67%) Network Management
6 9 (60.00%) Firewall
6 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
6 9 (60.00%) Driving Licence
6 9 (60.00%) Presales
7 8 (53.33%) Check Point Certification
8 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
10 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
10 4 (26.67%) CCNA
10 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 2 (13.33%) Network Design

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (86.67%) tcpdump
2 13 (86.67%) Wireshark
3 11 (73.33%) Network Security
4 9 (60.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) Network Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Check Point Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Support
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Network Management
2 9 (60.00%) Presales
3 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (80.00%) CCSA
3 11 (73.33%) CCDP
3 11 (73.33%) CCNP
4 8 (53.33%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (26.67%) CCNA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
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