Period
to 4 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 6 months to 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 71 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 - +84
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 17 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.67% 1.81% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 8.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 0
Median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% - -
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% -7.69% +23.81%

BGP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 48 189 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 20.08% 20.15% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 40 161 159
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,056
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -7.72% -3.04%
10th Percentile £23,950 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £44,750 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.07% -4.44% -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Bedfordshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BGP in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for BGP in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 4 (100.00%) DNA
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DNA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds