The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 43 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.85% 2.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.46% 15.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% -  
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 67 46 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 24.72% 14.56% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 26
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +33.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

BGP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Worcestershire

BGP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Malvern -2 3 - -
Worcester - 2 £30,000 -
BGP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (62.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
2 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Protective Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (62.50%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (62.50%) Pattern Matching
3 3 (37.50%) Presales
3 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) SNMP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) JNCIA

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) SNMP
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (62.50%) Data Loss Prevention
1 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
1 5 (62.50%) Network Load Balancing
1 5 (62.50%) Pattern Matching
1 5 (62.50%) Protective Monitoring
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
1 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Presales
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds