The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 159 147 164
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing BGP 27 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.78% 1.07% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.23% 6.47% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 21
Median salary £29,250 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.51% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
516 587 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.81% 16.56% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 449 470 452
Median salary £39,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Manchester

BGP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 5 £20,500 -
Rochdale +9 4 £31,000 -24.39% 1
Salford - 1 £41,500 -
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BGP.

1 35 (89.74%) Cisco
1 35 (89.74%) OSPF
2 26 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (58.97%) MPLS
4 21 (53.85%) LAN
5 20 (51.28%) WAN
5 20 (51.28%) Firewall
6 18 (46.15%) CCNP
7 16 (41.03%) VPN
8 15 (38.46%) CCNA
9 13 (33.33%) Juniper
9 13 (33.33%) IPsec
10 11 (28.21%) Wireless
10 11 (28.21%) ITIL
10 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
12 9 (23.08%) Windows
12 9 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (23.08%) SolarWinds
13 8 (20.51%) F5
13 8 (20.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (20.51%) Linux
13 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
13 8 (20.51%) Change Management
14 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
14 7 (17.95%) VMware
14 7 (17.95%) Network Design
14 7 (17.95%) Wireshark
14 7 (17.95%) SLA
14 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) IaaS
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) OSPF
2 23 (58.97%) MPLS
3 21 (53.85%) LAN
4 20 (51.28%) Firewall
4 20 (51.28%) WAN
5 16 (41.03%) VPN
6 13 (33.33%) IPsec
7 11 (28.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (28.21%) Wireless
8 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
9 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
9 8 (20.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (17.95%) Multicast
10 7 (17.95%) tcpdump
10 7 (17.95%) Wireshark
11 6 (15.38%) EIGRP
11 6 (15.38%) Internet
11 6 (15.38%) Network Security
11 6 (15.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Network Support
4 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Support
4 5 (12.82%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Firewall Support
6 3 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) WAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) XMPP
2 2 (5.13%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Wiki
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.26%) Unix
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (20.51%) Change Management
4 7 (17.95%) Network Design
4 7 (17.95%) Network Management
5 5 (12.82%) Data Validation
5 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) Ticket Management
5 5 (12.82%) Validation
6 4 (10.26%) Change Control
6 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (10.26%) Presales
7 3 (7.69%) High Availability
7 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PHP
1 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (46.15%) CCNP
3 15 (38.46%) CCNA
4 6 (15.38%) Degree
5 5 (12.82%) CCSA
5 5 (12.82%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (12.82%) HND
6 1 (2.56%) CCSP
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.56%) MCSA
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) KVM
2 1 (2.56%) oVirt
2 1 (2.56%) Postfix
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) Cacti
2 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 35 (89.74%) Cisco
2 13 (33.33%) Juniper
3 9 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 8 (20.51%) F5
5 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.95%) VMware
6 6 (15.38%) Citrix
6 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.82%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (10.26%) HP
9 3 (7.69%) Ipanema Technologies
9 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
10 2 (5.13%) Brocade
10 2 (5.13%) Ericsson
10 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
10 2 (5.13%) Foundry
10 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
10 2 (5.13%) Redback
11 1 (2.56%) Apple
11 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Insight Media Internet Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Subject to skills and experience
Posted: 10 days ago