The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 145 142 154
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing BGP 8 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 1.25% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 9.30% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 26
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%

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
359 441 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.88% 13.40% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 297 382 475
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for BGP.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) OSPF
3 8 (61.54%) MPLS
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) Juniper
5 6 (46.15%) VLAN
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (30.77%) SSL
7 4 (30.77%) CCNP
7 4 (30.77%) IPsec
7 4 (30.77%) Brocade
7 4 (30.77%) F5
7 4 (30.77%) High Availability
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) CCNA
9 2 (15.38%) Internet
9 2 (15.38%) HTTP
9 2 (15.38%) Informix
9 2 (15.38%) Apache
9 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (15.38%) PHP
9 2 (15.38%) MySQL
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services
9 2 (15.38%) XML
9 2 (15.38%) LAMP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 8 (61.54%) MPLS
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) VoIP
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) IPsec
6 4 (30.77%) SSL
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (15.38%) HTTP
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) Network Security
8 2 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (7.69%) AMQP
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (7.69%) DHCP
9 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
9 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Informix
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
1 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) Symmetrix
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Presales
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCDA
3 1 (7.69%) CCIP
3 1 (7.69%) CCSP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 4 (30.77%) Brocade
3 4 (30.77%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Civica
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
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