The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 115 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.20% 0.68% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.60%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.79% -4.44%
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
281 294 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.60% 16.21% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 204 232 205
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

BGP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northwich - 5 £80,000 -
Chester -8 2 - -
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 24 (100.00%) OSPF
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (66.67%) Juniper
4 15 (62.50%) CCNP
5 13 (54.17%) LAN
6 12 (50.00%) CCIE
7 11 (45.83%) MPLS
7 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
7 11 (45.83%) Finance
7 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
7 11 (45.83%) Riverbed
7 11 (45.83%) F5
8 8 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (33.33%) Network Security
8 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 8 (33.33%) DNS
8 8 (33.33%) SSL
9 7 (29.17%) DHCP
9 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
10 6 (25.00%) HTTP
10 6 (25.00%) WAN
11 5 (20.83%) RIP
11 5 (20.83%) Firewall
11 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
11 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
11 5 (20.83%) Citrix
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (20.83%) VLAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) OSPF
2 13 (54.17%) LAN
3 11 (45.83%) MPLS
4 8 (33.33%) Network Security
4 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 8 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (33.33%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) SSL
5 7 (29.17%) DHCP
6 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) HTTP
7 5 (20.83%) RIP
7 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (20.83%) IOS XR
7 5 (20.83%) NX-OS
7 5 (20.83%) VLAN
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (20.83%) FCoE
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Consultant
2 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 5 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) AWS Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
2 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.83%) Network Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (62.50%) CCNP
3 12 (50.00%) CCIE
4 4 (16.67%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Juniper
3 11 (45.83%) Riverbed
3 11 (45.83%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) Meru Networks
6 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.17%) Aruba
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,500 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago