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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 67 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.17% 0.26% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 2.08% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 96 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.74% 12.34% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 73 82 123
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,650 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

BGP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

BGP Salary Trend in Sheffield

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) RIP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Presales
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Junos
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) CCDA
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) RIP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (60.00%) Junos
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) L2TP
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) VRRP
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCDA
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft