Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 175 190
Rank change year-on-year -26 +15 -11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.078% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 1.46% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 13
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.71% +180.00%
10th Percentile £38,500 £40,875 £37,250
90th Percentile £51,500 £52,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -2.17%

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 Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 589 481 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.26% 14.91% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 466 396 627
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Bristol

BGP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for BGP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto