Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 100 80
Rank change year-on-year +31 -20 +8
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.88% 0.80% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 5.29% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 37
Cardiff median annual salary £34,000 £67,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.63% +42.11% -13.64%
10th Percentile £23,100 £66,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £53,500
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £67,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -41.85% +42.11% +21.79%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 144 208 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 18.11% 15.07% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 134 180 255
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -10.26% +11.43%
10th Percentile £26,075 £22,000 £24,400
90th Percentile £61,125 £68,750 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £38,250 £38,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -0.65% +6.94%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Cardiff

BGP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for BGP in Cardiff

BGP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for BGP.

1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) SNMP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 3 (42.86%) IGRP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) SNMP
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) IGRP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) 802.11
5 2 (28.57%) Broadband
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) GPON
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Support
2 3 (42.86%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Support
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft