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

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 84 73
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.70% 0.62% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 3.29% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 21
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £44,000 £75,000
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 South Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 109 213 287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.29% 18.88% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 100 189 252
Median salary £35,094 £35,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.14% -4.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

BGP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for BGP in South Wales

BGP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Caerphilly - 3 £37,500 -
Cardiff +10 2 £32,750 -7.09%
BGP
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for BGP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 14 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 14 (87.50%) LAN
4 13 (81.25%) Load Balancing
5 12 (75.00%) F5
5 12 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (75.00%) WAN
5 12 (75.00%) VPN
6 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
6 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (62.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (62.50%) DNS
7 10 (62.50%) OSPF
8 9 (56.25%) MPLS
8 9 (56.25%) Juniper
9 8 (50.00%) Internet
9 8 (50.00%) ITIL
9 8 (50.00%) IPsec
10 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (43.75%) CCNP
10 7 (43.75%) CCNA
11 6 (37.50%) IPv4
11 6 (37.50%) IPv6
11 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
11 6 (37.50%) FTP
11 6 (37.50%) DDoS Mitigation
11 6 (37.50%) HSRP
12 5 (31.25%) DHCP
12 5 (31.25%) EIGRP

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (75.00%) WAN
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 10 (62.50%) OSPF
6 9 (56.25%) MPLS
7 8 (50.00%) Internet
7 8 (50.00%) IPsec
8 6 (37.50%) FTP
8 6 (37.50%) HSRP
8 6 (37.50%) IPv4
8 6 (37.50%) IPv6
8 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
9 5 (31.25%) DHCP
9 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
10 4 (25.00%) VRRP
11 3 (18.75%) SNMP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Support
3 4 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 10 (62.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Load Balancing
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) Network Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CCNA
1 7 (43.75%) CCNP
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 12 (75.00%) F5
4 9 (56.25%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba
6 1 (6.25%) BMC
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) McAfee
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Nortel
6 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
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