Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 148 132
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16 -1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.41% 0.29% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 1.22% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 14
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +40.00% +29.31%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,500 £31,975
90th Percentile £42,500 £53,750 £48,825
South West median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -15.56% -10.00%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 228 491 440
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 13.33% 23.39% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 167 373 372
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Gloucestershire

BGP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Gloucestershire

BGP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Stroud - 2 £37,500 -
Cheltenham +5 1 - -
BGP
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) FTP
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) Data Security
4 4 (57.14%) Military
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) Telnet
4 4 (57.14%) Nessus
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) tcpdump
4 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (57.14%) Xerox
4 4 (57.14%) Data Encryption

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) FTP
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
4 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) tcpdump
4 4 (57.14%) Telnet
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
5 2 (28.57%) IPv4
5 2 (28.57%) IPv6
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Encryption
1 4 (57.14%) Data Security
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nessus
2 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
2 4 (57.14%) Xerox
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) BroadSoft
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel