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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.70% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
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
21 57 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 25.93% 31.84% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 10
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -37.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £30,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

BGP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint