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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 152 130 163
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing BGP 59 66 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.23% 1.54% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.09% 8.67% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 12
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £57,500
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
832 761 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.31% 17.78% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 656 573 584
Average salary £40,000 £35,581 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% +1.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 December 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 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
Leeds -13 55 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Halifax - 2 £34,500 -
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 201 (95.26%) Cisco
2 161 (76.30%) OSPF
3 152 (72.04%) EIGRP
4 137 (64.93%) MPLS
5 124 (58.77%) Cisco Certification
6 120 (56.87%) Firewall
7 88 (41.71%) CCNP
8 85 (40.28%) E-Commerce
9 81 (38.39%) Load Balancing
9 81 (38.39%) Cisco ASA
10 77 (36.49%) VMware
11 75 (35.55%) Linux
12 73 (34.60%) Windows
12 73 (34.60%) WAN
13 72 (34.12%) TCP/IP
13 72 (34.12%) Cisco Nexus
14 68 (32.23%) LAN
15 63 (29.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 61 (28.91%) Clustering
16 61 (28.91%) Cisco IOS
16 61 (28.91%) CCNA
17 59 (27.96%) CheckPoint
18 56 (26.54%) Red Hat
18 56 (26.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 56 (26.54%) Java
18 56 (26.54%) IIS
18 56 (26.54%) Apache
19 55 (26.07%) DNS
20 52 (24.64%) SMTP
20 52 (24.64%) Bash Shell

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (26.54%) IIS
1 56 (26.54%) Apache
2 5 (2.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
1 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 161 (76.30%) OSPF
2 152 (72.04%) EIGRP
3 137 (64.93%) MPLS
4 120 (56.87%) Firewall
5 81 (38.39%) Cisco ASA
6 73 (34.60%) WAN
7 72 (34.12%) TCP/IP
7 72 (34.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 68 (32.23%) LAN
9 61 (28.91%) Cisco IOS
10 55 (26.07%) DNS
11 52 (24.64%) SMTP
12 49 (23.22%) VoIP
13 40 (18.96%) Network Security
13 40 (18.96%) DMVPN
14 35 (16.59%) WLAN
15 28 (13.27%) VPN
16 24 (11.37%) HSRP
17 20 (9.48%) VLAN
18 16 (7.58%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (4.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (8.53%) Telecoms
2 17 (8.06%) Finance
3 4 (1.90%) Games
3 4 (1.90%) Banking
3 4 (1.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Marketing
4 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 101 (47.87%) Network Engineer
2 49 (23.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (11.37%) Architect
4 22 (10.43%) Network Specialist
5 21 (9.95%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (8.06%) Network Architect
7 13 (6.16%) Network Consultant
7 13 (6.16%) Consultant
8 10 (4.74%) Analyst
8 10 (4.74%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (4.27%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (3.32%) Network Support
10 7 (3.32%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (3.32%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
11 6 (2.84%) Server Analyst
12 5 (2.37%) Cisco Specialist
12 5 (2.37%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.37%) Senior Network Support
12 5 (2.37%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 61 (28.91%) Clustering
2 6 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.37%) Replication
4 3 (1.42%) Open Source
5 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 75 (35.55%) Linux
2 73 (34.60%) Windows
3 56 (26.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 49 (23.22%) UNIX
5 5 (2.37%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (40.28%) E-Commerce
2 81 (38.39%) Load Balancing
3 32 (15.17%) Business Continuity
4 22 (10.43%) Network Design
4 22 (10.43%) Network Architecture
5 20 (9.48%) High Availability
6 15 (7.11%) ITIL
7 14 (6.64%) Mentoring
8 6 (2.84%) DevOps
8 6 (2.84%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (2.84%) BCP
8 6 (2.84%) Project Management
8 6 (2.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.37%) PRINCE2
9 5 (2.37%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (1.90%) TOGAF
11 3 (1.42%) Change Management
11 3 (1.42%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (1.42%) Network Management
11 3 (1.42%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.54%) Java
2 52 (24.64%) Perl
2 52 (24.64%) Bash Shell
3 50 (23.70%) PowerShell
4 35 (16.59%) Lisp
5 7 (3.32%) SQL
6 2 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 124 (58.77%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (41.71%) CCNP
3 61 (28.91%) CCNA
4 26 (12.32%) CCDP
5 23 (10.90%) CCSE
6 11 (5.21%) CCIE
7 9 (4.27%) CCSP
7 9 (4.27%) CCDA
8 6 (2.84%) CISSP
8 6 (2.84%) CCSA
9 5 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.37%) MCSE
9 5 (2.37%) MCSA
10 4 (1.90%) CCIP
10 4 (1.90%) VCP5
11 2 (0.95%) VCAP
12 1 (0.47%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (23.70%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.37%) SLA
3 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.95%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 63 (29.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (23.70%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (6.16%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.32%) MetaFrame
4 7 (3.32%) XenApp
4 7 (3.32%) XenDesktop
4 7 (3.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (2.84%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.37%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.42%) vSphere
8 2 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.95%) UAG
8 2 (0.95%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 34 (16.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.95%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.95%) yum
2 2 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.47%) Nagios
3 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 201 (95.26%) Cisco
2 77 (36.49%) VMware
3 59 (27.96%) CheckPoint
4 56 (26.54%) Red Hat
5 34 (16.11%) Motorola
6 24 (11.37%) Juniper
7 18 (8.53%) SolarWinds
8 15 (7.11%) HP
9 9 (4.27%) F5
10 8 (3.79%) Brocade
10 8 (3.79%) Fortinet
11 7 (3.32%) Microsoft
11 7 (3.32%) Citrix
12 5 (2.37%) Oracle
12 5 (2.37%) EMC
12 5 (2.37%) Riverbed
13 2 (0.95%) Splunk
13 2 (0.95%) ScanSafe
14 1 (0.47%) ProCurve
14 1 (0.47%) Huawei
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago