Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 101 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing BGP 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.96% 0.15% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 1.01% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 8
Coventry median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% -26.92% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £55,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -11.33%

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 175 198 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.83% 15.07% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 154 157 216
Coventry median annual salary £36,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.16% +10.47% +11.66%
10th Percentile £22,250 £30,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,350 £57,375
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% -1.28% +4.00%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Coventry

BGP
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for BGP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for BGP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (50.00%) JNCIA
4 5 (50.00%) JNCIS
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WLAN
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 5 (50.00%) Nokia
4 5 (50.00%) CCDP
4 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (50.00%) Junos
4 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (50.00%) Presales

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Junos
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) WLAN
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (40.00%) VXLAN
5 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
1 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (50.00%) Presales
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) DNA
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCDP
2 5 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 5 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Nokia
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) VMware