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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 60 74 72
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.72% 0.90% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.71% 5.11% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Median salary £34,000 £67,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.62% +83.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.64% -4.00%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 85 137 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 15.40% 17.54% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 73 112 107
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 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

BGP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 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 Coventry region with a requirement for BGP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds
2 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (88.89%) CCSP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) FWSM
2 8 (88.89%) Palo Alto
2 8 (88.89%) Contract Management
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

BGP
Top Related 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 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) FWSM
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Contract Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) CCSP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Palo Alto
2 8 (88.89%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper