The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 62 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.20% 0.21% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 1.85% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 15
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
BGP
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 54 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.57% 11.20% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 108
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £35,232
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) CCSP
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) PPP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) CCDP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) SNMP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) ATM
5 3 (42.86%) ISDN
5 3 (42.86%) JNCIS
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (42.86%) F5
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) DSL
5 3 (42.86%) X.21
6 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) SSL
6 2 (28.57%) IPv6

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) PPP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) SNMP
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) DSL
5 3 (42.86%) X.21
5 3 (42.86%) ATM
5 3 (42.86%) ISDN
5 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (28.57%) IPv6
6 2 (28.57%) SSL
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCSP
3 4 (57.14%) CCDP
4 3 (42.86%) JNCIS
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) CCIP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) VMware