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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 159 155 108
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -47
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 27 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.80% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 4.83% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 58
Median salary £65,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.78% +3.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
388 559 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.42% 16.60% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 316 467 568
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Leeds

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) OSPF
3 11 (68.75%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) LAN
6 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 8 (50.00%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 7 (43.75%) VPN
8 5 (31.25%) CCNP
8 5 (31.25%) CCNA
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Juniper
8 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (25.00%) VXLAN
9 4 (25.00%) F5
9 4 (25.00%) High Availability
9 4 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (25.00%) Wireless
9 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 4 (25.00%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) Informix
10 3 (18.75%) Apache
10 3 (18.75%) HTTP

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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) OSPF
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
4 8 (50.00%) DHCP
4 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) Firewall
5 7 (43.75%) VPN
6 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) VXLAN
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (18.75%) HTTP
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) MPLS
9 1 (6.25%) AMQP
9 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Informix
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Support
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Support
4 3 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
1 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) RIA
3 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) High Availability
1 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 3 (18.75%) Load Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Network Management
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) CCNP
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Civica
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) VMware