The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 55 61
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 2.14% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.07% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 7
Average salary - £41,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 139 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.46% 21.22% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67 124 135
Average salary £30,500 £41,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

BGP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

BGP Salary Trend in the North East