The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 163 180 157
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing BGP 25 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.34% 1.88% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 12
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
576 690 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.24% 16.81% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 451 555 549
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
North West

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Rochdale - 3 £41,500 -
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 38 (80.85%) Cisco
2 33 (70.21%) Firewall
3 30 (63.83%) MPLS
3 30 (63.83%) OSPF
4 27 (57.45%) Internet
5 25 (53.19%) WAN
5 25 (53.19%) EIGRP
6 24 (51.06%) Juniper
7 23 (48.94%) TCP/IP
7 23 (48.94%) Finance
7 23 (48.94%) Network Design
8 22 (46.81%) LAN
8 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (46.81%) CCNP
9 21 (44.68%) F5
10 20 (42.55%) CiscoWorks
11 18 (38.30%) IGRP
11 18 (38.30%) Fortinet
12 17 (36.17%) Network Management
13 16 (34.04%) WebSphere
13 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
13 16 (34.04%) HP NNM
13 16 (34.04%) Capacity Management
13 16 (34.04%) TACACS
13 16 (34.04%) HP
13 16 (34.04%) SOAP
13 16 (34.04%) LDAP
13 16 (34.04%) DNS
13 16 (34.04%) SSL
13 16 (34.04%) SMTP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 16 (34.04%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 33 (70.21%) Firewall
2 30 (63.83%) MPLS
2 30 (63.83%) OSPF
3 27 (57.45%) Internet
4 25 (53.19%) WAN
4 25 (53.19%) EIGRP
5 23 (48.94%) TCP/IP
6 22 (46.81%) LAN
7 18 (38.30%) IGRP
8 16 (34.04%) TACACS
8 16 (34.04%) LDAP
8 16 (34.04%) SMTP
8 16 (34.04%) HTTP
8 16 (34.04%) DNS
8 16 (34.04%) SSL
9 11 (23.40%) VLAN
10 9 (19.15%) Ethernet
11 7 (14.89%) VPN
11 7 (14.89%) VPLS
11 7 (14.89%) IPsec
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Network Engineer
2 16 (34.04%) Firewall Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Network Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Cisco Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Network Implementation Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Wireless Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Network Design Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.26%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) SOAP
2 6 (12.77%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Network Design
2 17 (36.17%) Network Management
3 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
3 16 (34.04%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.26%) Project Management
4 2 (4.26%) Change Management
4 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.13%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.13%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) CCNP
1 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (27.66%) CCNA
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 3 (6.38%) CCIP
5 2 (4.26%) CCIE
5 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) SLA
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) CiscoWorks
2 16 (34.04%) HP NNM
3 4 (8.51%) OpenView
4 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Cisco
2 24 (51.06%) Juniper
3 21 (44.68%) F5
4 18 (38.30%) Fortinet
5 16 (34.04%) HP
6 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.13%) Nokia
8 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.13%) Riverbed