The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 91 111 133
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Permanent jobs citing BGP 6 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.54% 0.99% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 5.69% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 2
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +62.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
BGP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
191 299 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.15% 17.36% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 147 229 240
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Cheshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

BGP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +24 2 £75,000 - 1
Crewe - 2 £52,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £39,000 -
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) OSPF
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 9 (52.94%) Juniper
4 9 (52.94%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (47.06%) LAN
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) DWDM
7 6 (35.29%) Network Design
7 6 (35.29%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) DNS
8 5 (29.41%) CCNP
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Project Management
8 5 (29.41%) Network Security
8 5 (29.41%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (23.53%) Network Optimisation
9 4 (23.53%) VMware
9 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
9 4 (23.53%) Perl
9 4 (23.53%) Python
9 4 (23.53%) DHCP
10 3 (17.65%) SNMP
10 3 (17.65%) Windows
10 3 (17.65%) Linux
10 3 (17.65%) CCNA
10 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 3 (17.65%) Validation
10 3 (17.65%) Change Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) OSPF
2 11 (64.71%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) LAN
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) DWDM
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) Network Security
7 4 (23.53%) DHCP
8 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
8 3 (17.65%) SNMP
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
9 2 (11.76%) MPLS
9 2 (11.76%) Multicast
9 2 (11.76%) VoIP
9 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (11.76%) WLAN
10 1 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Design Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (11.76%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
1 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
1 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Wiki
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Network Design
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Data Validation
6 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) Ticket Management
6 3 (17.65%) Validation
7 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Network Management
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 1 (5.88%) Marketing Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Perl
1 4 (23.53%) Python
1 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) KVM
2 1 (5.88%) oVirt
2 1 (5.88%) Postfix
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (5.88%) Xen
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) Google
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
360 Resourcing
Salary: up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 7 days ago