The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 116 126 100
Rank change year-on-year +10 -26  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 8 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.44% 0.64% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 4.13% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 20
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.52% -5.00%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 263 363 273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.38% 15.41% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 206 289 231
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

BGP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for BGP in Birmingham

BGP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Birmingham

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BGP.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (83.33%) Firewall
4 19 (79.17%) OSPF
5 17 (70.83%) WAN
5 17 (70.83%) LAN
6 16 (66.67%) CCNP
7 14 (58.33%) CCNA
7 14 (58.33%) ITIL
8 12 (50.00%) VPN
9 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
10 9 (37.50%) EIGRP
10 9 (37.50%) Network Security
11 8 (33.33%) MPLS
11 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 7 (29.17%) HP
12 7 (29.17%) Wireless
12 7 (29.17%) VLAN
13 6 (25.00%) Multicast
13 6 (25.00%) Finance
13 6 (25.00%) Windows
13 6 (25.00%) WLAN
13 6 (25.00%) Presales
14 5 (20.83%) DHCP
14 5 (20.83%) Linux
14 5 (20.83%) DNS
14 5 (20.83%) SSL
14 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
14 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
14 5 (20.83%) Internet

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) OSPF
3 17 (70.83%) LAN
3 17 (70.83%) WAN
4 12 (50.00%) VPN
5 9 (37.50%) EIGRP
5 9 (37.50%) Network Security
6 8 (33.33%) MPLS
6 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (29.17%) VLAN
7 7 (29.17%) Wireless
8 6 (25.00%) Multicast
8 6 (25.00%) WLAN
9 5 (20.83%) DHCP
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 5 (20.83%) Internet
9 5 (20.83%) SSH
9 5 (20.83%) SSL
10 4 (16.67%) IPsec
10 4 (16.67%) NGN
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Check Point Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Server Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
3 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Presales
3 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Software Optimisation
6 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) CCNP
3 14 (58.33%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (12.50%) MCSE
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (12.50%) PMP
5 2 (8.33%) CCDP
5 2 (8.33%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) CCSE
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) IISP
6 1 (4.17%) ISSAP
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Aruba
4 5 (20.83%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) Fortinet
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
5 4 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (16.67%) Huawei
5 4 (16.67%) Meraki
5 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 4 (16.67%) Sourcefire
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
8 1 (4.17%) IBM
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Radware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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