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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 144 118 136
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing BGP 21 62 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.58% 1.64% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.16% 9.45% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 37 20
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,400 £47,850
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.14%
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
665 656 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.42% 17.32% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 532 514 375
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Leeds

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (97.87%) MPLS
3 42 (89.36%) OSPF
4 33 (70.21%) WAN
4 33 (70.21%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (68.09%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (63.83%) CheckPoint
7 28 (59.57%) EIGRP
8 27 (57.45%) LAN
9 26 (55.32%) Firewall
10 25 (53.19%) Load Balancing
11 24 (51.06%) VPN
12 23 (48.94%) CCNP
13 21 (44.68%) Business Continuity
14 20 (42.55%) Linux
15 18 (38.30%) ITIL
15 18 (38.30%) IPsec
16 17 (36.17%) VMware
16 17 (36.17%) SSL
16 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
17 16 (34.04%) High Availability
18 15 (31.91%) Network Architecture
18 15 (31.91%) Network Design
18 15 (31.91%) VoIP
18 15 (31.91%) Spanning Tree
19 14 (29.79%) Windows
19 14 (29.79%) CCNA
19 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
19 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
19 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) Lync
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Visio
2 9 (19.15%) MS Office
3 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 46 (97.87%) MPLS
2 42 (89.36%) OSPF
3 33 (70.21%) WAN
3 33 (70.21%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (59.57%) EIGRP
5 27 (57.45%) LAN
6 26 (55.32%) Firewall
7 24 (51.06%) VPN
8 18 (38.30%) IPsec
9 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
9 17 (36.17%) SSL
10 15 (31.91%) VoIP
10 15 (31.91%) Spanning Tree
11 13 (27.66%) IPv4
11 13 (27.66%) IPv6
12 12 (25.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (25.53%) HSRP
13 11 (23.40%) VPLS
13 11 (23.40%) DMVPN
14 10 (21.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Games
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Network Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) Network Consultant
2 14 (29.79%) Consultant
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Network Support
6 4 (8.51%) Network Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Network Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Replication
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.26%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
3 9 (19.15%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Load Balancing
2 21 (44.68%) Business Continuity
3 18 (38.30%) ITIL
4 16 (34.04%) High Availability
5 15 (31.91%) Network Design
5 15 (31.91%) Network Architecture
6 11 (23.40%) BCP
6 11 (23.40%) Project Management
6 11 (23.40%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (23.40%) Business Continuity Planning
7 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
7 8 (17.02%) Coaching
8 6 (12.77%) Validation
8 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
9 5 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (6.38%) Network Management
11 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
12 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (68.09%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (48.94%) CCNP
3 14 (29.79%) CCNA
4 13 (27.66%) CCDA
4 13 (27.66%) CCDP
4 13 (27.66%) CCSE
5 10 (21.28%) CCSA
6 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (17.02%) MCSA
7 8 (17.02%) CCIE
8 6 (12.77%) MCSE
8 6 (12.77%) CISSP
8 6 (12.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (12.77%) VCP5
9 3 (6.38%) CCSP
9 3 (6.38%) CCIP
10 2 (4.26%) ISEB
10 2 (4.26%) Degree
10 2 (4.26%) VCAP
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
1 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) Terminal Services
3 5 (10.64%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) XenServer
4 1 (2.13%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.26%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (4.26%) Cacti
2 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (63.83%) CheckPoint
3 17 (36.17%) VMware
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 12 (25.53%) Brocade
5 12 (25.53%) Juniper
6 6 (12.77%) F5
7 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle
8 3 (6.38%) HP
8 3 (6.38%) EMC
8 3 (6.38%) Citrix
9 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.26%) CA
9 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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