The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - 34
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.89% 20.80% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 20
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

BGP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

BGP Salary Trend in Belfast