The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 160 90 114
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +24
Permanent jobs citing BGP 17 106 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 2.88% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 13.66% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 63 31
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -4.44%
BGP
West 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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
581 776 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.65% 21.08% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 491 587 353
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BGP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

BGP Salary Trend in Leeds

BGP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Leeds

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) VPN
2 32 (84.21%) MPLS
3 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (76.32%) TCP/IP
5 28 (73.68%) WAN
6 25 (65.79%) LAN
7 24 (63.16%) Firewall
8 23 (60.53%) OSPF
8 23 (60.53%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
10 20 (52.63%) CheckPoint
11 19 (50.00%) ITIL
12 18 (47.37%) DNS
13 17 (44.74%) EIGRP
14 16 (42.11%) Linux
14 16 (42.11%) MS Visio
14 16 (42.11%) VMware
14 16 (42.11%) Spanning Tree
15 15 (39.47%) IPsec
15 15 (39.47%) Load Balancing
15 15 (39.47%) Windows
15 15 (39.47%) SSL
16 14 (36.84%) CCNP
16 14 (36.84%) IPv4
16 14 (36.84%) IPv6
16 14 (36.84%) MS Office
16 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (31.58%) HSRP
17 12 (31.58%) DMVPN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Lync
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) MS Visio
2 14 (36.84%) MS Office
3 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) MPLS
1 32 (84.21%) VPN
2 29 (76.32%) TCP/IP
3 28 (73.68%) WAN
4 25 (65.79%) LAN
5 24 (63.16%) Firewall
6 23 (60.53%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (60.53%) OSPF
7 18 (47.37%) DNS
8 17 (44.74%) EIGRP
9 16 (42.11%) Spanning Tree
10 15 (39.47%) SSL
10 15 (39.47%) IPsec
11 14 (36.84%) IPv4
11 14 (36.84%) IPv6
12 12 (31.58%) VRRP
12 12 (31.58%) VPLS
12 12 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (31.58%) DMVPN
12 12 (31.58%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Implementation Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Network Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Technical Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Network Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) RESTful
1 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) E-Learning
2 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (39.47%) Load Balancing
3 11 (28.95%) Network Design
3 11 (28.95%) BCP
3 11 (28.95%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (28.95%) Business Continuity
3 11 (28.95%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
4 9 (23.68%) Coaching
5 6 (15.79%) Validation
6 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Network Management
8 2 (5.26%) High Availability
8 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.63%) Change Management
9 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCNP
3 10 (26.32%) CCDA
4 9 (23.68%) CCDP
4 9 (23.68%) CCSA
4 9 (23.68%) CCSE
5 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (15.79%) CCIP
6 6 (15.79%) CCIE
7 5 (13.16%) CCNA
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.26%) ISEB
8 2 (5.26%) MCSA
8 2 (5.26%) Degree
9 1 (2.63%) MCITP
9 1 (2.63%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (5.26%) Cacti
2 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) CheckPoint
4 16 (42.11%) VMware
5 9 (23.68%) Brocade
5 9 (23.68%) Juniper
6 5 (13.16%) ServiceNow
7 3 (7.89%) F5
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) CA
8 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package/Bonus/Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago