The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 53 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 1.52% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
BGP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 66 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.78% 12.62% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 44 58 47
Median salary £33,654 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.37% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

BGP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Lancashire

BGP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) L2TP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) L2TP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco