The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 69 108
Rank change year-on-year -21 +39  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 26 68 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.01% 3.55% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.93% 11.81% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 56 37
Median salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.97% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £40,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 375 576 774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.96% 30.05% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 248 471 411
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

BGP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for BGP in Reading

BGP
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Reading over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for BGP.

1 44 (91.67%) OSPF
2 36 (75.00%) Cisco
3 33 (68.75%) MPLS
4 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (56.25%) Firewall
5 27 (56.25%) VPN
6 25 (52.08%) CCNP
7 23 (47.92%) Network Design
8 18 (37.50%) CCIE
8 18 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (35.42%) RIP
10 15 (31.25%) WAN
11 14 (29.17%) Juniper
12 12 (25.00%) Marketing
12 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
12 12 (25.00%) EIGRP
12 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 11 (22.92%) Palo Alto
13 11 (22.92%) IPsec
13 11 (22.92%) Cisco PIX
14 10 (20.83%) VMware
14 10 (20.83%) Presales
14 10 (20.83%) FortiGate
15 9 (18.75%) F5
15 9 (18.75%) JNCIA
15 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
16 8 (16.67%) Ethernet
16 8 (16.67%) PPP
16 8 (16.67%) L2TP
16 8 (16.67%) CCNA

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (91.67%) OSPF
2 33 (68.75%) MPLS
3 27 (56.25%) Firewall
3 27 (56.25%) VPN
4 18 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (35.42%) RIP
6 15 (31.25%) WAN
7 12 (25.00%) EIGRP
8 11 (22.92%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (22.92%) IPsec
9 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.67%) Ethernet
10 8 (16.67%) L2TP
10 8 (16.67%) PPP
10 8 (16.67%) xDSL
11 7 (14.58%) Network Security
12 6 (12.50%) Broadband
12 6 (12.50%) IPv4
12 6 (12.50%) IPv6
12 6 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (25.00%) Marketing
2 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 20 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) IP Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Network Support
6 5 (10.42%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Security Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Network Support
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Sales Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Sales Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) WAP
2 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Social Network
4 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Network Design
2 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (20.83%) Presales
4 6 (12.50%) Change Management
4 6 (12.50%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) High Availability
5 5 (10.42%) Network Management
5 5 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (8.33%) Global Marketing
6 4 (8.33%) Product Management
7 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.17%) ITSM
8 2 (4.17%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Perl
1 6 (12.50%) Python
2 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (52.08%) CCNP
3 18 (37.50%) CCIE
4 9 (18.75%) JNCIA
5 8 (16.67%) CCNA
6 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 5 (10.42%) CCSP
8 4 (8.33%) CCDA
9 3 (6.25%) Degree
10 2 (4.17%) CCIP
11 1 (2.08%) CCSA
11 1 (2.08%) CCSE
11 1 (2.08%) CEH
11 1 (2.08%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) vMotion
2 2 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (75.00%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) Juniper
3 11 (22.92%) Palo Alto
4 10 (20.83%) VMware
5 9 (18.75%) F5
6 6 (12.50%) Huawei
7 4 (8.33%) Forcepoint
7 4 (8.33%) Stonesoft
8 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.17%) HP
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.17%) SAP
10 1 (2.08%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (2.08%) Nokia
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 5 days ago