The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 53 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.30% 0.46% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% 4.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 47 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.81% 10.85% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 106
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,202 £25,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

BGP
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Leicester region.

BGP Salary Trend in Leicester

BGP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for BGP.

1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Network Manager
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Manager
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Juniper