The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 46 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.36% - 4.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% - 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 10
Average salary £50,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
BGP
North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 72 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 15.75% 18.27% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 40 62 72
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

BGP
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

BGP Salary Trend in Harrogate

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (81.82%) MPLS
4 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
5 7 (63.64%) Juniper
5 7 (63.64%) FortiGate
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 6 (54.55%) CCNP
6 6 (54.55%) IPv4
6 6 (54.55%) IPv6
6 6 (54.55%) VPN
6 6 (54.55%) LAN
6 6 (54.55%) WAN
7 5 (45.45%) CCIE
7 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
8 3 (27.27%) Network Security
8 3 (27.27%) IPsec
8 3 (27.27%) Network Design
8 3 (27.27%) RIP
9 2 (18.18%) VoIP
9 2 (18.18%) UNIX
9 2 (18.18%) Linux
9 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (9.09%) HSRP
10 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
10 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
2 9 (81.82%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) IPv4
4 6 (54.55%) IPv6
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) RIP
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (9.09%) HSRP
7 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 1 (9.09%) SSH
7 1 (9.09%) ADSL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Consultant
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Implementation Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft