Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 88 102
Rank change year-on-year -17 +14 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.37% 0.74% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.69% 4.15% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Coventry median annual salary £52,000 £34,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -49.63% +83.67%
10th Percentile £45,025 £32,000 £55,600
90th Percentile £55,000 £36,550 £74,350
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -

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 186 217 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.84% 17.77% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 150 202 199
Coventry median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £38,572
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +13.43% -5.92%
10th Percentile £30,725 £23,500 £26,150
90th Percentile £64,925 £61,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +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 19 February 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) H.323
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Network Management
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) MGCP
5 1 (20.00%) RTCP
5 1 (20.00%) RTP
5 1 (20.00%) WAN

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 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) ISDN
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) MGCP
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) RIP
4 1 (20.00%) RTCP
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Network Services Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper