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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 140 168 182
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +14
Permanent jobs citing BGP 41 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.13% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.95% 3.83% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 15
Average salary £37,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.58% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
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
590 575 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.31% 14.32% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 462 452 553
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 - 5 £32,500 -
Rochdale -6 2 £41,000 -1.20%
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (92.54%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (89.55%) CCNP
3 56 (83.58%) Cisco
3 56 (83.58%) Firewall
4 47 (70.15%) MPLS
5 37 (55.22%) CCNA
6 28 (41.79%) SLA
7 27 (40.30%) OSPF
8 19 (28.36%) HSRP
9 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
10 15 (22.39%) WAN
11 14 (20.90%) CCDA
11 14 (20.90%) Fortinet
12 13 (19.40%) Network Design
13 11 (16.42%) VPN
14 10 (14.93%) LAN
15 9 (13.43%) DNS
16 8 (11.94%) WLAN
17 7 (10.45%) DHCP
17 7 (10.45%) Windows
17 7 (10.45%) SAN
17 7 (10.45%) VMware
18 6 (8.96%) Network Security
18 6 (8.96%) Network Architecture
18 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
18 6 (8.96%) IPv6
18 6 (8.96%) VoIP
19 5 (7.46%) ISDN
19 5 (7.46%) PSTN
19 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (83.58%) Firewall
2 47 (70.15%) MPLS
3 27 (40.30%) OSPF
4 19 (28.36%) HSRP
5 15 (22.39%) WAN
6 11 (16.42%) VPN
7 10 (14.93%) LAN
8 9 (13.43%) DNS
9 8 (11.94%) WLAN
10 7 (10.45%) DHCP
10 7 (10.45%) SAN
11 6 (8.96%) IPv6
11 6 (8.96%) VoIP
11 6 (8.96%) Network Security
12 5 (7.46%) Wireless
12 5 (7.46%) VPLS
12 5 (7.46%) PSTN
12 5 (7.46%) ISDN
12 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
12 5 (7.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) MySQL
1 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (7.46%) Retail
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (83.58%) Network Engineer
2 18 (26.87%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (20.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (20.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Network Design Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Design Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Network Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Network Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Network Designer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
2 13 (19.40%) Network Design
3 6 (8.96%) Network Architecture
3 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.46%) ITIL
4 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.97%) Business Development
6 3 (4.48%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.48%) Change Control
6 3 (4.48%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.48%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.99%) Information Security
7 2 (2.99%) Change Management
7 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.99%) Network Management
7 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.99%) Coaching
8 1 (1.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) VB
1 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (92.54%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (89.55%) CCNP
3 37 (55.22%) CCNA
4 14 (20.90%) CCDA
5 5 (7.46%) JNCIS
6 3 (4.48%) CCSP
6 3 (4.48%) CCSE
6 3 (4.48%) JNCIA
6 3 (4.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (41.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 56 (83.58%) Cisco
2 14 (20.90%) Fortinet
3 7 (10.45%) VMware
4 4 (5.97%) Juniper
4 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.48%) EMC
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) Meraki
Manchester, Lancashire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 6 days ago
London or Manchester
JISC
Salary: £29,890-£34,136 or £35,846-£40,687 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago