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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South West / Bristol
Rank 128 133 120
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.11% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.72% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Median salary £48,500 £45,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.01% -29.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% -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 Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 245 279 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 13.52% 15.06% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 184 238 286
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) RIP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) ADSL
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WLAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) NFS
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (60.00%) VRRP
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) VPLS
3 3 (60.00%) WatchGuard
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) CCENT
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared

BGP
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) RIP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) ADSL
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) Junos
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPLS
2 3 (60.00%) VRRP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) WLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Brocade Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Adaptive Security
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCENT
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) APMP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Brocade
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
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