The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 115 131 159
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +28
Permanent jobs citing BGP 99 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.03% 1.02% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.54% 5.64% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 58 31 14
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
939 638 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.26% 18.12% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 721 481 475
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
Yorkshire

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +24 97 £33,500 -10.66% 9
Bradford - 1 £37,500 -
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 165 (97.06%) Cisco
2 128 (75.29%) EIGRP
3 118 (69.41%) OSPF
4 112 (65.88%) E-Commerce
5 107 (62.94%) Cisco Certification
6 103 (60.59%) MPLS
7 89 (52.35%) Firewall
8 86 (50.59%) Load Balancing
9 84 (49.41%) Windows
10 80 (47.06%) TCP/IP
11 79 (46.47%) VMware
12 78 (45.88%) CCNA
13 74 (43.53%) Linux
14 73 (42.94%) Red Hat
14 73 (42.94%) Cisco IOS
14 73 (42.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 73 (42.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 72 (42.35%) PCI DSS
16 67 (39.41%) Clustering
17 58 (34.12%) Cisco ASA
18 57 (33.53%) Java
18 57 (33.53%) IIS
18 57 (33.53%) Apache
18 57 (33.53%) DNS
19 52 (30.59%) Cisco Nexus
20 51 (30.00%) Bash Shell
20 51 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
20 51 (30.00%) PowerShell
20 51 (30.00%) SMTP
20 51 (30.00%) Perl

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 57 (33.53%) IIS
1 57 (33.53%) Apache
2 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (75.29%) EIGRP
2 118 (69.41%) OSPF
3 103 (60.59%) MPLS
4 89 (52.35%) Firewall
5 80 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 73 (42.94%) Cisco IOS
7 58 (34.12%) Cisco ASA
8 57 (33.53%) DNS
9 52 (30.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 51 (30.00%) SMTP
11 48 (28.24%) DMVPN
12 47 (27.65%) WLAN
13 35 (20.59%) WAN
13 35 (20.59%) LAN
14 18 (10.59%) VoIP
15 16 (9.41%) Network Security
16 13 (7.65%) VPN
17 12 (7.06%) RIP
18 10 (5.88%) Broadband
18 10 (5.88%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.35%) Advertising
3 3 (1.76%) Finance
4 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (41.76%) Network Engineer
2 50 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (12.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 21 (12.35%) Team Leader
4 17 (10.00%) Architect
5 15 (8.82%) Network Architect
6 10 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (4.71%) Support Engineer
8 5 (2.94%) Operations Team Leader
8 5 (2.94%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
9 4 (2.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (2.35%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 4 (2.35%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (1.76%) Telecoms Engineer
10 3 (1.76%) Network Specialist
10 3 (1.76%) Analyst
10 3 (1.76%) Technical Architect
11 2 (1.18%) Consultant
11 2 (1.18%) Network Consultant
11 2 (1.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 67 (39.41%) Clustering
2 2 (1.18%) Handset
3 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 84 (49.41%) Windows
2 74 (43.53%) Linux
3 73 (42.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 50 (29.41%) UNIX
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (65.88%) E-Commerce
2 86 (50.59%) Load Balancing
3 15 (8.82%) Network Design
4 13 (7.65%) Network Architecture
5 6 (3.53%) Business Continuity
6 4 (2.35%) Network Management
6 4 (2.35%) Project Management
7 3 (1.76%) Migration
7 3 (1.76%) Change Management
8 2 (1.18%) BCP
8 2 (1.18%) ITIL
8 2 (1.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.18%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.18%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (0.59%) DevOps
9 1 (0.59%) Problem Management
9 1 (0.59%) Incident Management
9 1 (0.59%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (0.59%) Service Delivery
9 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 57 (33.53%) Java
2 51 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 51 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 51 (30.00%) Perl
3 46 (27.06%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 107 (62.94%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (45.88%) CCNA
3 50 (29.41%) CCNP
4 24 (14.12%) CCSE
5 23 (13.53%) CCSA
6 22 (12.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (12.94%) MCSA
6 22 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (10.00%) MCSE
7 17 (10.00%) RHCE
7 17 (10.00%) RHCA
8 13 (7.65%) CCIE
9 8 (4.71%) CCIP
10 6 (3.53%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.35%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.18%) CCDP
13 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (42.35%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (42.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.18%) MetaFrame
4 2 (1.18%) XenApp
4 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
5 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 47 (27.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.59%) Puppet
2 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 165 (97.06%) Cisco
2 79 (46.47%) VMware
3 73 (42.94%) Red Hat
4 45 (26.47%) Motorola
5 43 (25.29%) CheckPoint
6 28 (16.47%) Microsoft
7 16 (9.41%) Juniper
8 12 (7.06%) Fortinet
9 8 (4.71%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.71%) F5
10 7 (4.12%) Citrix
11 5 (2.94%) BT
11 5 (2.94%) HP
12 4 (2.35%) Redback
13 2 (1.18%) Siemens
13 2 (1.18%) Panasonic
13 2 (1.18%) Polycom
13 2 (1.18%) Aruba
13 2 (1.18%) Meru Networks
14 1 (0.59%) ProCurve
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45k-£50k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago