The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 34 62 54
Rank change year-on-year +28 -8  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 10 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.15% 0.80% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 3.73% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 9
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
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 Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 90 134 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 28.39% 21.37% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 75 111 104
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

BGP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for BGP in Slough

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for BGP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) CCSP
4 5 (50.00%) CCVP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) TACACS
6 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
6 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (10.00%) Network Packet Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) High Availability
7 1 (10.00%) FWSM
7 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (10.00%) Network Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (20.00%) TACACS
4 1 (10.00%) FWSM
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Security
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Network Packet Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCSP
3 5 (50.00%) CCVP
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds