The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 83 127 170
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +43
Permanent jobs citing BGP 152 56 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.98% 1.51% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 8.51% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 102 52 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,150 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £40,500
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1140 658 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.34% 17.77% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 807 505 577
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

BGP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Leeds +50 150 £40,000 +6.66% 5
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 230 (95.83%) Cisco
2 184 (76.67%) EIGRP
3 175 (72.92%) OSPF
4 148 (61.67%) MPLS
5 144 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
6 138 (57.50%) E-Commerce
7 128 (53.33%) Firewall
8 109 (45.42%) VMware
9 108 (45.00%) Windows
10 104 (43.33%) Load Balancing
11 102 (42.50%) Linux
12 99 (41.25%) TCP/IP
13 96 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 94 (39.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 94 (39.17%) Cisco IOS
14 94 (39.17%) Red Hat
15 93 (38.75%) CCNA
16 89 (37.08%) Clustering
17 88 (36.67%) PCI DSS
18 87 (36.25%) CCNP
19 83 (34.58%) Cisco ASA
20 79 (32.92%) Apache
20 79 (32.92%) Java
20 79 (32.92%) IIS
21 77 (32.08%) Cisco Nexus
22 74 (30.83%) DNS
23 68 (28.33%) SMTP
23 68 (28.33%) Perl
23 68 (28.33%) Bash Shell
23 68 (28.33%) PowerShell

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 79 (32.92%) IIS
1 79 (32.92%) Apache
2 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (76.67%) EIGRP
2 175 (72.92%) OSPF
3 148 (61.67%) MPLS
4 128 (53.33%) Firewall
5 99 (41.25%) TCP/IP
6 94 (39.17%) Cisco IOS
7 83 (34.58%) Cisco ASA
8 77 (32.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 74 (30.83%) DNS
10 68 (28.33%) SMTP
11 56 (23.33%) WLAN
11 56 (23.33%) WAN
11 56 (23.33%) DMVPN
12 55 (22.92%) LAN
13 37 (15.42%) Network Security
14 30 (12.50%) VoIP
15 20 (8.33%) VPN
16 17 (7.08%) HSRP
17 13 (5.42%) Cisco PIX
17 13 (5.42%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (5.83%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.17%) Finance
3 4 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (0.42%) Games
4 1 (0.42%) Banking
4 1 (0.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 108 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 67 (27.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (10.83%) Architect
4 21 (8.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 21 (8.75%) Network Architect
5 20 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 20 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 16 (6.67%) Network Specialist
7 9 (3.75%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.33%) Analyst
9 7 (2.92%) Network Consultant
9 7 (2.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (2.92%) Consultant
9 7 (2.92%) Operations Analyst
9 7 (2.92%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 6 (2.50%) Server Analyst
10 6 (2.50%) Technical Architect
10 6 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (2.08%) Cisco Specialist
11 5 (2.08%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 89 (37.08%) Clustering
2 6 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.42%) Replication
3 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.42%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 108 (45.00%) Windows
2 102 (42.50%) Linux
3 94 (39.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 67 (27.92%) UNIX
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (57.50%) E-Commerce
2 104 (43.33%) Load Balancing
3 23 (9.58%) Network Design
4 18 (7.50%) Business Continuity
5 12 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 12 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (2.50%) DevOps
6 6 (2.50%) High Availability
7 5 (2.08%) Network Management
8 4 (1.67%) ITIL
9 3 (1.25%) Change Management
10 2 (0.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (0.83%) Project Management
10 2 (0.83%) BCP
10 2 (0.83%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (0.83%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (0.42%) Configuration Management
11 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2
11 1 (0.42%) Service Delivery
11 1 (0.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 79 (32.92%) Java
2 68 (28.33%) Perl
2 68 (28.33%) PowerShell
2 68 (28.33%) Bash Shell
3 55 (22.92%) Lisp
4 1 (0.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (38.75%) CCNA
3 87 (36.25%) CCNP
4 31 (12.92%) CCSE
5 22 (9.17%) CCSA
6 21 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (8.75%) MCSA
6 21 (8.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (6.67%) RHCE
7 16 (6.67%) MCSE
7 16 (6.67%) RHCA
8 15 (6.25%) CCDP
9 13 (5.42%) CCIE
10 7 (2.92%) CCIP
11 4 (1.67%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.25%) JNCIE
13 2 (0.83%) CISSP
13 2 (0.83%) CCDA
14 1 (0.42%) CCSP
14 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (36.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.67%) SLA
3 2 (0.83%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 96 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (28.33%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (3.75%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.92%) MetaFrame
4 7 (2.92%) XenApp
4 7 (2.92%) XenDesktop
4 7 (2.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (22.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.42%) Nagios
2 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 230 (95.83%) Cisco
2 109 (45.42%) VMware
3 94 (39.17%) Red Hat
4 61 (25.42%) CheckPoint
5 54 (22.50%) Motorola
6 28 (11.67%) Juniper
7 22 (9.17%) Microsoft
8 15 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 13 (5.42%) HP
10 12 (5.00%) Citrix
11 9 (3.75%) F5
12 8 (3.33%) Fortinet
13 6 (2.50%) Brocade
14 3 (1.25%) Redback
15 2 (0.83%) Meru Networks
15 2 (0.83%) Aruba
16 1 (0.42%) Huawei
16 1 (0.42%) ProCurve
16 1 (0.42%) Riverbed
16 1 (0.42%) Oracle
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