The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 150 179 175
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 22 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.15% 1.82% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 12
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
BGP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
530 550 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.14% 14.41% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 432 436 491
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BGP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

BGP Salary Trend in Manchester

BGP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Manchester

BGP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £32,500 -
Rochdale - 2 £41,000 -
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 61 (92.42%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (89.39%) CCNP
3 55 (83.33%) Firewall
4 54 (81.82%) Cisco
5 47 (71.21%) MPLS
6 38 (57.58%) CCNA
7 26 (39.39%) SLA
8 24 (36.36%) OSPF
9 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
10 16 (24.24%) HSRP
10 16 (24.24%) WAN
11 15 (22.73%) CCDA
12 14 (21.21%) Fortinet
13 13 (19.70%) Network Design
14 11 (16.67%) VPN
15 10 (15.15%) LAN
16 9 (13.64%) DNS
17 8 (12.12%) WLAN
18 7 (10.61%) DHCP
18 7 (10.61%) Windows
18 7 (10.61%) SAN
18 7 (10.61%) VMware
19 6 (9.09%) Network Security
19 6 (9.09%) Network Architecture
19 6 (9.09%) IPv6
19 6 (9.09%) VoIP
20 5 (7.58%) ISDN
20 5 (7.58%) PSTN
20 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
20 5 (7.58%) Linux

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (83.33%) Firewall
2 47 (71.21%) MPLS
3 24 (36.36%) OSPF
4 16 (24.24%) HSRP
4 16 (24.24%) WAN
5 11 (16.67%) VPN
6 10 (15.15%) LAN
7 9 (13.64%) DNS
8 8 (12.12%) WLAN
9 7 (10.61%) DHCP
9 7 (10.61%) SAN
10 6 (9.09%) Network Security
10 6 (9.09%) IPv6
10 6 (9.09%) VoIP
11 5 (7.58%) ISDN
11 5 (7.58%) PSTN
11 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
11 5 (7.58%) Internet
11 5 (7.58%) Wireless
11 5 (7.58%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 5 (7.58%) Retail
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (80.30%) Network Engineer
2 17 (25.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Network Design Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Design Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Architect
5 7 (10.61%) Network Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Cisco Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Junior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Design Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Designer
9 2 (3.03%) Junior
9 2 (3.03%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) PKI
1 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
2 13 (19.70%) Network Design
3 6 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL
4 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.06%) Business Development
6 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.55%) Change Control
6 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.03%) Coaching
7 2 (3.03%) Information Security
7 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.03%) Network Management
7 2 (3.03%) Change Management
7 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) VB
1 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (92.42%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (89.39%) CCNP
3 38 (57.58%) CCNA
4 15 (22.73%) CCDA
5 5 (7.58%) JNCIS
6 3 (4.55%) CCSP
6 3 (4.55%) CISSP
6 3 (4.55%) JNCIA
6 3 (4.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (39.39%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 54 (81.82%) Cisco
2 14 (21.21%) Fortinet
3 7 (10.61%) VMware
4 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.06%) Juniper
5 3 (4.55%) EMC
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) Meraki
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago