The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 177 219 228
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +9
Permanent jobs citing BGP 51 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.85% 2.54% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 22
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,750 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
872 1025 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.94% 16.82% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 731 790 788
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BGP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

BGP Salary Trend in the North West

BGP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in the North West

BGP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +13 27 £29,250 -35.00% 4
Merseyside +21 13 £38,000 -15.55%
Cheshire +38 11 £42,500 -26.08%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for BGP.

1 59 (86.76%) Cisco
2 57 (83.82%) OSPF
3 42 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (51.47%) Juniper
5 33 (48.53%) MPLS
6 31 (45.59%) WAN
7 30 (44.12%) LAN
8 26 (38.24%) CCNP
9 24 (35.29%) CCNA
9 24 (35.29%) Firewall
10 17 (25.00%) VPN
10 17 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
11 15 (22.06%) ITIL
11 15 (22.06%) VPLS
12 14 (20.59%) IPsec
12 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
12 14 (20.59%) 802.1X
13 13 (19.12%) Network Design
13 13 (19.12%) JNCIS
14 12 (17.65%) Wireless
14 12 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (16.18%) Windows
15 11 (16.18%) Linux
15 11 (16.18%) SLA
16 10 (14.71%) Internet
16 10 (14.71%) Change Management
17 9 (13.24%) Extreme Networks
17 9 (13.24%) Network Management
17 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
17 9 (13.24%) Ethernet

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) nginx
3 2 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.41%) IaaS
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (83.82%) OSPF
2 33 (48.53%) MPLS
3 31 (45.59%) WAN
4 30 (44.12%) LAN
5 24 (35.29%) Firewall
6 17 (25.00%) VPN
7 15 (22.06%) VPLS
8 14 (20.59%) IPsec
8 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
9 12 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (17.65%) Wireless
10 10 (14.71%) Internet
11 9 (13.24%) Ethernet
12 8 (11.76%) EIGRP
12 8 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (11.76%) Network Security
12 8 (11.76%) SNMP
13 7 (10.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (10.29%) Multicast
13 7 (10.29%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Network Support
4 9 (13.24%) NOC Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Cisco Support
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Firewall Support
8 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.41%) XMPP
3 2 (2.94%) LAMP
3 2 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.94%) Middleware
3 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.29%) Wiki
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Linux
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.88%) Unix
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (22.06%) ITIL
3 13 (19.12%) Network Design
4 10 (14.71%) Change Management
5 9 (13.24%) Network Management
6 7 (10.29%) Change Control
6 7 (10.29%) Data Validation
6 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
6 7 (10.29%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (10.29%) Project Management
6 7 (10.29%) Ticket Management
6 7 (10.29%) Validation
7 5 (7.35%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.88%) Coaching
8 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.88%) Presales
8 4 (5.88%) Service Management
9 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.41%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) Perl
1 5 (7.35%) Python
1 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.94%) PHP
2 2 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (38.24%) CCNP
3 24 (35.29%) CCNA
4 13 (19.12%) JNCIS
5 7 (10.29%) Degree
6 5 (7.35%) CCSA
6 5 (7.35%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (7.35%) HND
7 2 (2.94%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.47%) CCSP
8 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.47%) MCSA
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) KVM
2 2 (2.94%) oVirt
2 2 (2.94%) Postfix
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 59 (86.76%) Cisco
2 35 (51.47%) Juniper
3 9 (13.24%) Extreme Networks
4 8 (11.76%) F5
4 8 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 8 (11.76%) VMware
5 7 (10.29%) CheckPoint
5 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.82%) Citrix
7 5 (7.35%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) Brocade
8 3 (4.41%) Ericsson
8 3 (4.41%) Foundry
8 3 (4.41%) Ipanema Technologies
8 3 (4.41%) Redback
8 3 (4.41%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.94%) Apple
9 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.94%) Google
9 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 16 days ago
Sale
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago