Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.15% 0.63% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 3.88% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% -11.33% +3.57%

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 198 232 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 14.99% 16.34% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 157 221 170
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,511
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +11.66% -9.39%
10th Percentile £30,300 £25,000 £25,738
90th Percentile £61,350 £58,250 £51,577
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% -

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 21 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 Coventry region with a requirement for BGP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) RIP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) H.323
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds