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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 137 109 123
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Permanent jobs citing BGP 24 73 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 2.00% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.99% 10.47% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 22
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% +15.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
601 697 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.72% 19.09% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 496 555 382
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Leeds

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 40 (97.56%) Cisco
2 35 (85.37%) MPLS
3 30 (73.17%) OSPF
4 29 (70.73%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (65.85%) VPN
6 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (63.41%) CheckPoint
6 26 (63.41%) Firewall
7 23 (56.10%) WAN
8 22 (53.66%) EIGRP
8 22 (53.66%) TCP/IP
9 21 (51.22%) Load Balancing
10 20 (48.78%) LAN
11 19 (46.34%) Linux
12 18 (43.90%) ITIL
12 18 (43.90%) Windows
12 18 (43.90%) VMware
13 17 (41.46%) Business Continuity
14 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
15 15 (36.59%) DNS
15 15 (36.59%) IPsec
15 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (34.15%) SSL
17 13 (31.71%) Network Design
18 12 (29.27%) Network Architecture
18 12 (29.27%) High Availability
18 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
18 12 (29.27%) Spanning Tree
19 11 (26.83%) IPv4

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Lync
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
1 11 (26.83%) MS Visio
2 9 (21.95%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 35 (85.37%) MPLS
2 30 (73.17%) OSPF
3 29 (70.73%) Cisco ASA
4 27 (65.85%) VPN
5 26 (63.41%) Firewall
6 23 (56.10%) WAN
7 22 (53.66%) EIGRP
7 22 (53.66%) TCP/IP
8 20 (48.78%) LAN
9 15 (36.59%) DNS
9 15 (36.59%) IPsec
10 14 (34.15%) SSL
11 12 (29.27%) Spanning Tree
12 11 (26.83%) IPv4
12 11 (26.83%) IPv6
13 10 (24.39%) DMVPN
13 10 (24.39%) VPLS
14 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (21.95%) HSRP
14 9 (21.95%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Network Consultant
1 14 (34.15%) Consultant
1 14 (34.15%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Network Support
6 3 (7.32%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Network Implementation Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Support
8 1 (2.44%) NOC Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) E-Learning
2 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Load Balancing
2 18 (43.90%) ITIL
3 17 (41.46%) Business Continuity
4 13 (31.71%) Network Design
5 12 (29.27%) Network Architecture
5 12 (29.27%) High Availability
6 10 (24.39%) BCP
6 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (24.39%) Business Continuity Planning
7 9 (21.95%) Project Management
8 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
8 7 (17.07%) Coaching
9 6 (14.63%) Validation
10 5 (12.20%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
11 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
12 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (7.32%) Network Management
13 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (26.83%) CCNP
4 9 (21.95%) CCNA
5 8 (19.51%) CCDA
5 8 (19.51%) CCDP
5 8 (19.51%) CCSA
5 8 (19.51%) CCSE
6 7 (17.07%) CCIE
7 6 (14.63%) MCSA
8 4 (9.76%) CISSP
8 4 (9.76%) MCSE
8 4 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (9.76%) VCP5
9 2 (4.88%) ISEB
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.88%) Degree
10 1 (2.44%) VCAP
10 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.07%) Terminal Services
4 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenServer
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) Firmware
5 1 (2.44%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.88%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.88%) Cacti
3 1 (2.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Cisco
2 26 (63.41%) CheckPoint
3 18 (43.90%) VMware
4 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
5 10 (24.39%) Juniper
5 10 (24.39%) Brocade
6 5 (12.20%) ServiceNow
7 3 (7.32%) F5
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) CA
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago