The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 34 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.90% 0.25% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.57% 2.44% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 4
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
BGP
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 41 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.22% 10.22% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 61 31 69
Median salary £37,500 £37,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% -16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

BGP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

BGP Salary Trend in Liverpool

BGP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for BGP.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
1 13 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 13 (100.00%) VPLS
1 13 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 13 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) CCNA
3 6 (46.15%) MPLS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 13 (100.00%) OSPF
1 13 (100.00%) VPLS
2 6 (46.15%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Team Leader
2 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) 802.1X
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) JNCIS
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) CCNA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper