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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 49 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.98% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 1.90% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £35,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.87% -15.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.94%
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
104 105 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.63% 14.50% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 86 96 115
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 11 (100.00%) OSPF
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) Network Design
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) MPLS
4 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
5 7 (63.64%) Junos
6 6 (54.55%) VPN
6 6 (54.55%) Load Balancing
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (45.45%) IPv6
8 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 4 (36.36%) DNS
8 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (36.36%) Change Control
9 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
9 3 (27.27%) VoIP
10 2 (18.18%) ITIL
10 2 (18.18%) CCIE
10 2 (18.18%) CCNP
10 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (18.18%) Project Management
10 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
11 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
11 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (9.09%) High Availability
11 1 (9.09%) Change Management
11 1 (9.09%) JNCIP

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 11 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) MPLS
3 7 (63.64%) Junos
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (45.45%) IPv6
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
8 1 (9.09%) L2TP
8 1 (9.09%) Network Security
8 1 (9.09%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Network Design
2 6 (54.55%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCIE
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) Juniper