The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
BGP
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 9.33% 18.45% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 17
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -50.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

BGP
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

BGP Salary Trend in County Antrim