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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 40 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.52% 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.21% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
96 26 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 29.27% 7.65% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 85 24 55
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Harrogate

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Network Management
5 2 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (33.33%) Presales
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) IPv4
5 2 (33.33%) IPv6
5 2 (33.33%) CCIE

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) IPv4
4 2 (33.33%) IPv6
4 2 (33.33%) RIP
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) ADSL
5 1 (16.67%) Broadband
5 1 (16.67%) DWDM
5 1 (16.67%) SNMP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft