The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 58 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.18% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 82 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.15% 13.12% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 67 59 69
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

BGP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

BGP Salary Trend in Merseyside

BGP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
(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
Liverpool +20 1 £55,000 -
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba