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 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 88 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.10% - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
182 114 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.96% 14.84% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 148 78 186
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 2014. 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 - 1 £60,000 -
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) CCIE
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) Network Design
4 6 (66.67%) JNCIE
4 6 (66.67%) VPLS
4 6 (66.67%) CCDP
4 6 (66.67%) Redback
4 6 (66.67%) CCIP
4 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) IPv6
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Junos
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) HSRP
6 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
6 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 6 (66.67%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) IPv6
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) SMTP
6 1 (11.11%) SNMP
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) Junos
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) HSRP
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
1 7 (77.78%) Network Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Design Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) IP Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCIE
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
3 6 (66.67%) CCIP
3 6 (66.67%) JNCIE
3 6 (66.67%) CCDP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CCDA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) Redback
4 1 (11.11%) HP