Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 85 103
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 +37
Permanent jobs citing BGP 23 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.74% 2.54% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 15.28% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 49 25
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £45,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.35% +3.16% -8.21%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 184 288 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 13.90% 16.66% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 149 275 303
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +14.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,400 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £67,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +5.43%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Bedfordshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Bedfordshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Bedfordshire

BGP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +20 21 £57,500 -9.45% 1
Luton +5 1 £50,000 +11.11%
BGP
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 23 (100.00%) OSPF
2 22 (95.65%) CheckPoint
3 21 (91.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (86.96%) Spanning Tree
4 20 (86.96%) CCSE
4 20 (86.96%) LAN
4 20 (86.96%) WAN
5 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
5 18 (78.26%) CCNP
6 16 (69.57%) Network Security
7 15 (65.22%) Wireshark
7 15 (65.22%) tcpdump
7 15 (65.22%) CCDP
7 15 (65.22%) Firewall
8 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
9 13 (56.52%) Presales
9 13 (56.52%) Network Management
9 13 (56.52%) CCSA
10 11 (47.83%) Driving Licence
11 10 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (43.48%) Check Point Certification
12 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
13 5 (21.74%) CCNA
13 5 (21.74%) Network Design
14 4 (17.39%) F5
14 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
14 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
15 3 (13.04%) EIGRP

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 (17.39%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) OSPF
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (86.96%) LAN
3 20 (86.96%) Spanning Tree
3 20 (86.96%) WAN
4 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
5 16 (69.57%) Network Security
6 15 (65.22%) Firewall
6 15 (65.22%) tcpdump
6 15 (65.22%) Wireshark
7 3 (13.04%) DWDM
7 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
7 3 (13.04%) HSRP
7 3 (13.04%) MPLS
7 3 (13.04%) SSL
7 3 (13.04%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Consultant
1 14 (60.87%) Network Consultant
2 13 (56.52%) Network Security Consultant
2 13 (56.52%) Security Consultant
3 10 (43.48%) Check Point Consultant
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Consultant
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco Support
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Network Specialist
8 3 (13.04%) Network Support
8 3 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 1 (4.35%) Firewall Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
2 11 (47.83%) Driving Licence
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Network Management
1 13 (56.52%) Presales
2 10 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
4 5 (21.74%) Network Design
5 3 (13.04%) Task Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (86.96%) CCSE
3 18 (78.26%) CCNP
4 15 (65.22%) CCDP
5 13 (56.52%) CCSA
6 10 (43.48%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (21.74%) CCNA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) CheckPoint
3 4 (17.39%) F5
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Remedy
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