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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
12 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.17% 27.63% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 23
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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