The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 18 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 3.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
BGP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 5 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.38% 7.69% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 17
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

BGP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

BGP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland