The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 86 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.30% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 1.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £38,750 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
BGP
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
168 169 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.62% 17.14% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 121 119 106
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

BGP
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -4 3 £38,750 +4.72%
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (20.00%) Imperva

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Junos
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) IPv6
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (20.00%) Imperva
4 1 (20.00%) HP