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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 57 104 149
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +45
Permanent jobs citing BGP 151 53 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.96% 1.96% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.03% 11.04% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 100 50 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,950 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
942 480 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.72% 17.74% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 650 359 387
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Leeds

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 236 (95.93%) Cisco
2 193 (78.46%) EIGRP
3 179 (72.76%) OSPF
4 152 (61.79%) MPLS
5 145 (58.94%) Cisco Certification
6 144 (58.54%) E-Commerce
7 132 (53.66%) Firewall
8 110 (44.72%) VMware
9 109 (44.31%) Windows
9 109 (44.31%) Load Balancing
10 103 (41.87%) Linux
11 101 (41.06%) TCP/IP
12 98 (39.84%) VMware Infrastructure
13 95 (38.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 95 (38.62%) Cisco IOS
13 95 (38.62%) Red Hat
14 92 (37.40%) CCNA
14 92 (37.40%) Clustering
15 89 (36.18%) PCI DSS
16 88 (35.77%) Cisco ASA
17 87 (35.37%) CCNP
18 82 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
19 81 (32.93%) Apache
19 81 (32.93%) Java
19 81 (32.93%) IIS
20 76 (30.89%) DNS
21 71 (28.86%) SMTP
21 71 (28.86%) Perl
21 71 (28.86%) UNIX
21 71 (28.86%) Bash Shell

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 81 (32.93%) IIS
1 81 (32.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 193 (78.46%) EIGRP
2 179 (72.76%) OSPF
3 152 (61.79%) MPLS
4 132 (53.66%) Firewall
5 101 (41.06%) TCP/IP
6 95 (38.62%) Cisco IOS
7 88 (35.77%) Cisco ASA
8 82 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 76 (30.89%) DNS
10 71 (28.86%) SMTP
11 59 (23.98%) DMVPN
12 57 (23.17%) WLAN
13 56 (22.76%) WAN
13 56 (22.76%) LAN
14 36 (14.63%) Network Security
15 32 (13.01%) VoIP
16 19 (7.72%) VPN
17 18 (7.32%) HSRP
18 13 (5.28%) VLAN
19 12 (4.88%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (5.69%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.88%) Finance
3 4 (1.63%) Advertising
4 1 (0.41%) Games
4 1 (0.41%) Banking
4 1 (0.41%) Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (45.12%) Network Engineer
2 71 (28.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (10.16%) Architect
4 20 (8.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 20 (8.13%) Network Architect
5 18 (7.32%) Network Specialist
5 18 (7.32%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 18 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 9 (3.66%) Support Engineer
7 8 (3.25%) Network Consultant
7 8 (3.25%) Consultant
8 7 (2.85%) Analyst
9 6 (2.44%) Technical Architect
9 6 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (2.44%) Server Analyst
9 6 (2.44%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 5 (2.03%) Cisco Network Specialist
10 5 (2.03%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 92 (37.40%) Clustering
2 6 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.41%) Replication
3 1 (0.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 109 (44.31%) Windows
2 103 (41.87%) Linux
3 95 (38.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 71 (28.86%) UNIX
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (58.54%) E-Commerce
2 109 (44.31%) Load Balancing
3 21 (8.54%) Business Continuity
4 20 (8.13%) Network Design
5 12 (4.88%) Network Architecture
5 12 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 9 (3.66%) High Availability
7 6 (2.44%) DevOps
8 4 (1.63%) Network Management
9 3 (1.22%) Change Management
10 2 (0.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (0.81%) Project Management
10 2 (0.81%) BCP
10 2 (0.81%) ITIL
10 2 (0.81%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (0.81%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2
11 1 (0.41%) Configuration Management
11 1 (0.41%) Incident Management
11 1 (0.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.93%) Java
2 71 (28.86%) Perl
2 71 (28.86%) PowerShell
2 71 (28.86%) Bash Shell
3 57 (23.17%) Lisp
4 1 (0.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 145 (58.94%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (37.40%) CCNA
3 87 (35.37%) CCNP
4 31 (12.60%) CCSE
5 20 (8.13%) CCSA
6 18 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (7.32%) MCSA
7 17 (6.91%) CCDP
8 14 (5.69%) MCSE
8 14 (5.69%) RHCE
8 14 (5.69%) RHCA
9 11 (4.47%) CCIE
10 5 (2.03%) CCIP
11 2 (0.81%) CISSP
11 2 (0.81%) CCDA
11 2 (0.81%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.41%) JNCIE
12 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (36.18%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.63%) SLA
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 98 (39.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (28.86%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (2.85%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.44%) MetaFrame
4 6 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (2.44%) XenApp
4 6 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.81%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 57 (23.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 236 (95.93%) Cisco
2 110 (44.72%) VMware
3 95 (38.62%) Red Hat
4 62 (25.20%) CheckPoint
5 57 (23.17%) Motorola
6 26 (10.57%) Juniper
7 20 (8.13%) Microsoft
8 16 (6.50%) SolarWinds
9 12 (4.88%) HP
10 10 (4.07%) Citrix
11 8 (3.25%) Fortinet
11 8 (3.25%) F5
12 6 (2.44%) Brocade
13 2 (0.81%) Meru Networks
13 2 (0.81%) Aruba
14 1 (0.41%) ProCurve
14 1 (0.41%) Redback
14 1 (0.41%) Huawei
14 1 (0.41%) Oracle
14 1 (0.41%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago