The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 26 33
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 1.79% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.14% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.28% 25.00% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 48
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
West Yorkshire

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

BGP
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

BGP Salary Trend in Wakefield

BGP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Handset
1 2 (100.00%) Softphone
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Polycom
1 2 (100.00%) Panasonic
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Softphone
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Provisioning Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Polycom
1 2 (100.00%) Panasonic