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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 7.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
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
68 23 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 47.55% 15.33% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 30
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £45,000
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