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

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.05% 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% 2.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £69,713 £46,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.72% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 57 75 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 23.36% 16.85% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 63 53
Median salary £55,000 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.23% +14.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £69,713 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Shropshire

BGP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +6 5 £69,713 +50.72%
BGP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) IPv4
2 11 (91.67%) IPv6
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Nagios
4 7 (58.33%) Wireless
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) IP Telephony
4 7 (58.33%) SNMP
4 7 (58.33%) Unix
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Brocade
4 7 (58.33%) VLAN
4 7 (58.33%) VPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
4 7 (58.33%) ProCurve
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
4 7 (58.33%) Aruba
4 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (58.33%) NX-OS

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) IaaS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) IPv4
2 11 (91.67%) IPv6
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (58.33%) IP Telephony
4 7 (58.33%) NX-OS
4 7 (58.33%) SNMP
4 7 (58.33%) VLAN
4 7 (58.33%) VPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) ICMP
5 4 (33.33%) Multicast
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) IT Architect
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Head of DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Networks
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
1 4 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
1 7 (58.33%) VyOS
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Workload Management
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Aruba
2 7 (58.33%) Brocade
2 7 (58.33%) ProCurve
2 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
2 7 (58.33%) Ubiquiti
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper