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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 162 162 164
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 12 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.81% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 5.07% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 21
Average salary £40,375 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
496 631 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.01% 15.97% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 430 524 427
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
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 5 February 2016. 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
Salford - 1 £41,500 -
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) Cisco
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) OSPF
3 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (59.09%) CCNP
5 12 (54.55%) MPLS
5 12 (54.55%) IPsec
6 11 (50.00%) VPN
7 10 (45.45%) Linux
7 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
7 10 (45.45%) Network Design
7 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
8 9 (40.91%) CCNA
9 8 (36.36%) Juniper
9 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
9 8 (36.36%) F5
9 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (36.36%) HSRP
10 7 (31.82%) FortiGate
10 7 (31.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
10 7 (31.82%) LAN
10 7 (31.82%) ITIL
10 7 (31.82%) Wireless
11 6 (27.27%) Internet
11 6 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (27.27%) Multicast
11 6 (27.27%) tcpdump
11 6 (27.27%) Network Management
11 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) OSPF
3 12 (54.55%) IPsec
3 12 (54.55%) MPLS
4 11 (50.00%) VPN
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (36.36%) HSRP
6 7 (31.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (31.82%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) Wireless
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (27.27%) Internet
7 6 (27.27%) Multicast
7 6 (27.27%) tcpdump
7 6 (27.27%) Wireshark
8 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
8 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
8 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) IP Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) IP Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Operations Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall Support
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Network Design
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Network Management
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) High Availability
5 4 (18.18%) Presales
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
7 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.55%) Line Management
8 1 (4.55%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNP
3 9 (40.91%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) CCSA
4 5 (22.73%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 5 (22.73%) HND
4 5 (22.73%) JNCIP
5 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) FortiGate
2 4 (18.18%) Cacti
2 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
3 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 8 (36.36%) F5
3 8 (36.36%) Juniper
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
5 4 (18.18%) BT
6 3 (13.64%) Dell
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.55%) Aruba
8 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vodafone
Posted: 21 days ago