The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 83 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.77% 14.09% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 90 67 104
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
North West

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Redback
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Redback