The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 18 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 57 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.42% 2.77% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 11.72% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 2
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 128 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.65% 23.66% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 113 44
Average salary £28,636 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.41% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,232 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
Tyne and Wear

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

BGP
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

BGP Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

BGP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix