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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 54 62
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 2.45% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.68% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 5
Average salary - £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.52%
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
99 137 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.93% 20.98% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 73 125 130
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £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