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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 66 89
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.58% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.36% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £57,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.24%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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
102 119 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.11% 17.35% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 134
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Junos
1 3 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Junos
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper