The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
BGP
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 13 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.71% 5.73% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 30
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £43,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

BGP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

BGP Salary Trend in Chester