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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > South West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 207 226
Rank change year-on-year +4 +19  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 31 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.59% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 2.42% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 23
South West median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -15.55%  
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,125 £73,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 787 1033 1240
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.90% 19.80% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1976 2823 2636
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 29 June 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 29 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
Wiltshire +1 12 £45,000 +36.36%
Devon - 8 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire -5 5 £40,000 -13.04%
Bristol -17 4 - - 1
Somerset -14 1 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Cornwall - 1 £52,500 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for BGP.

1 39 (90.70%) Cisco
2 34 (79.07%) OSPF
3 32 (74.42%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (69.77%) CCNP
5 24 (55.81%) LAN
6 23 (53.49%) WAN
6 23 (53.49%) Firewall
7 19 (44.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (39.53%) EIGRP
8 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
9 16 (37.21%) SC Cleared
9 16 (37.21%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (30.23%) CCIE
10 13 (30.23%) VPN
10 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
11 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
11 12 (27.91%) Network Security
11 12 (27.91%) VLAN
11 12 (27.91%) Wireshark
12 11 (25.58%) VMware
12 11 (25.58%) Network Design
12 11 (25.58%) DV Cleared
12 11 (25.58%) FTP
12 11 (25.58%) Juniper
12 11 (25.58%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (23.26%) NX-OS
13 10 (23.26%) Service Management
13 10 (23.26%) SLA
13 10 (23.26%) VSS/SourceSafe

BGP
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (79.07%) OSPF
2 24 (55.81%) LAN
3 23 (53.49%) Firewall
3 23 (53.49%) WAN
4 19 (44.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (39.53%) EIGRP
6 16 (37.21%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (30.23%) VPN
8 12 (27.91%) Network Security
8 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
8 12 (27.91%) VLAN
8 12 (27.91%) Wireshark
9 11 (25.58%) FTP
10 10 (23.26%) NX-OS
11 9 (20.93%) Software-Defined Networking
12 8 (18.60%) IGMP
12 8 (18.60%) MPLS
12 8 (18.60%) Multicast
13 7 (16.28%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Design Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Network Design Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) IP Design Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) IP Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Network Specialist
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Switch Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Brocade Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Firewall Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) LAN/WAN Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Network Design
1 11 (25.58%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
2 10 (23.26%) Service Management
3 9 (20.93%) Capacity Management
3 9 (20.93%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (20.93%) Security Patching
4 8 (18.60%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (18.60%) Network Management
5 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Data Encryption
7 3 (6.98%) Data Security
7 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (4.65%) Adaptive Security
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL
8 2 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (4.65%) Threat Analysis
9 1 (2.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (74.42%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (69.77%) CCNP
3 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
4 16 (37.21%) SC Cleared
5 13 (30.23%) CCIE
6 11 (25.58%) DV Cleared
7 5 (11.63%) CCNA
8 2 (4.65%) CCENT
8 2 (4.65%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.33%) CCDP
9 1 (2.33%) CCMSE
9 1 (2.33%) CCSA
9 1 (2.33%) CCSE
9 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.33%) Degree
9 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) NFS
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Cisco LMS
1 9 (20.93%) Nagios
1 9 (20.93%) Opsview
2 5 (11.63%) FortiGate
3 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (6.98%) Nessus
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Cisco
2 11 (25.58%) Juniper
2 11 (25.58%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.95%) F5
4 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
5 4 (9.30%) Aruba
5 4 (9.30%) Mitel
5 4 (9.30%) Riverbed
6 3 (6.98%) Dell
6 3 (6.98%) Xerox
7 2 (4.65%) Avaya
7 2 (4.65%) BroadSoft
7 2 (4.65%) Brocade
7 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.65%) HP
7 2 (4.65%) McAfee
7 2 (4.65%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.33%) Veeam
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