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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - 53
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
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
35 23 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.66% 8.75% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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