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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 80 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 6 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.61% 0.68% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 3.62% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -40.90%
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
160 138 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.23% 18.65% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 137 111 126
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,850 £55,000 £49,000
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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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 -14 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 -
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) Network Design
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (45.45%) Juniper
5 5 (45.45%) CCIE
5 5 (45.45%) CCNP
5 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
6 4 (36.36%) CCDP
6 4 (36.36%) CCIP
6 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
6 4 (36.36%) RIP
6 4 (36.36%) WLAN
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (36.36%) JNCIE
6 4 (36.36%) VPLS
6 4 (36.36%) Redback
7 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
7 3 (27.27%) Network Management
7 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (27.27%) VPN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) MPLS
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
6 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
6 4 (36.36%) RIP
6 4 (36.36%) WLAN
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (36.36%) VPLS
7 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
8 2 (18.18%) SNMP
9 1 (9.09%) IPsec
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) IP Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Design Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Network Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCIE
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) CCDP
3 4 (36.36%) CCIP
3 4 (36.36%) JNCIE
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Redback
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) HP