The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / South West
Rank 219 212 230
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 12 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.24% 0.73% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% 3.72% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 42 17
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £28,650 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.52% -5.00%  

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 the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 784 1157 1001
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.56% 19.71% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 593 973 860
Median salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.86% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,174
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

BGP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for BGP in the South West

BGP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in the South West

BGP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Gloucestershire +7 6 £40,000 -23.80%
Wiltshire +2 2 £36,250 -9.37%
Bristol +1 2 £48,500 +6.01% 1
Cornwall - 2 £48,750 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for BGP.

1 30 (100.00%) OSPF
2 20 (66.67%) LAN
2 20 (66.67%) WAN
3 19 (63.33%) Ethernet
4 17 (56.67%) Network Security
5 15 (50.00%) FTP
5 15 (50.00%) Cisco
5 15 (50.00%) Firewall
6 14 (46.67%) NetScreen
6 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (46.67%) FortiGate
7 11 (36.67%) CCNP
7 11 (36.67%) MPLS
8 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (30.00%) VPN
8 9 (30.00%) Juniper
8 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (23.33%) Network Management
9 7 (23.33%) RIP
10 6 (20.00%) ADSL
11 5 (16.67%) ITIL
11 5 (16.67%) VMware
11 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (16.67%) VLAN
11 5 (16.67%) VPLS
11 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
11 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) OSPF
2 20 (66.67%) LAN
2 20 (66.67%) WAN
3 19 (63.33%) Ethernet
4 17 (56.67%) Network Security
5 15 (50.00%) Firewall
5 15 (50.00%) FTP
6 14 (46.67%) NetScreen
7 11 (36.67%) MPLS
8 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (30.00%) VPN
9 7 (23.33%) RIP
10 6 (20.00%) ADSL
11 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (16.67%) VLAN
11 5 (16.67%) VPLS
12 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (13.33%) VRRP
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Network Specialist
2 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Brocade Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Network Management
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Adaptive Security
4 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) ITSM
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Presales
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (36.67%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) CCENT
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) APMP
5 2 (6.67%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.33%) CCDP
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) NFS
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Juniper
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Brocade
4 4 (13.33%) Intel Security
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) Radware
5 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.00%) WatchGuard
6 2 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Mitel
6 2 (6.67%) Veeam
7 1 (3.33%) BT
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
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