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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 185 134 167
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +33
Permanent jobs citing BGP 18 67 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 1.49% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 8.54% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 12
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £20,600 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.44%
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
807 785 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.19% 17.42% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 648 552 608
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -51 16 £50,000 +11.11% 5
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 104 (98.11%) Cisco
2 84 (79.25%) OSPF
3 80 (75.47%) MPLS
4 72 (67.92%) EIGRP
5 65 (61.32%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (53.77%) Firewall
7 52 (49.06%) CCNP
8 49 (46.23%) Cisco ASA
9 45 (42.45%) Load Balancing
9 45 (42.45%) WAN
10 40 (37.74%) Linux
11 39 (36.79%) LAN
11 39 (36.79%) CheckPoint
11 39 (36.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 36 (33.96%) VMware
13 33 (31.13%) Windows
14 32 (30.19%) E-Commerce
14 32 (30.19%) CCNA
15 30 (28.30%) VoIP
15 30 (28.30%) TCP/IP
16 29 (27.36%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (25.47%) Cisco IOS
18 26 (24.53%) DNS
19 25 (23.58%) Clustering
20 24 (22.64%) Business Continuity
21 22 (20.75%) High Availability
22 21 (19.81%) Bash Shell
22 21 (19.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 21 (19.81%) VPN
22 21 (19.81%) SMTP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (19.81%) IIS
1 21 (19.81%) Apache
2 7 (6.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 84 (79.25%) OSPF
2 80 (75.47%) MPLS
3 72 (67.92%) EIGRP
4 57 (53.77%) Firewall
5 49 (46.23%) Cisco ASA
6 45 (42.45%) WAN
7 39 (36.79%) LAN
7 39 (36.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (28.30%) VoIP
8 30 (28.30%) TCP/IP
9 27 (25.47%) Cisco IOS
10 26 (24.53%) DNS
11 21 (19.81%) VPN
11 21 (19.81%) SMTP
12 20 (18.87%) Network Security
13 19 (17.92%) DMVPN
14 15 (14.15%) IPsec
15 14 (13.21%) SSL
16 13 (12.26%) WLAN
17 12 (11.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.49%) Finance
3 4 (3.77%) Games
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (48.11%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Network Specialist
4 12 (11.32%) Network Consultant
4 12 (11.32%) Consultant
5 10 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.43%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Architect
7 8 (7.55%) Network Support
8 7 (6.60%) Network Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Senior Network Support
9 4 (3.77%) Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.83%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Network Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Security Engineer
11 2 (1.89%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
11 2 (1.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.58%) Clustering
2 5 (4.72%) Replication
3 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.89%) PKI
3 2 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.74%) Linux
2 33 (31.13%) Windows
3 21 (19.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (17.92%) UNIX
5 7 (6.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.45%) Load Balancing
2 32 (30.19%) E-Commerce
3 24 (22.64%) Business Continuity
4 22 (20.75%) High Availability
5 20 (18.87%) Network Architecture
6 18 (16.98%) Network Design
7 16 (15.09%) ITIL
8 11 (10.38%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.60%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (6.60%) BCP
9 7 (6.60%) Project Management
9 7 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.72%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.72%) Coaching
12 4 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (3.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (3.77%) TOGAF
13 3 (2.83%) Network Monitoring
14 2 (1.89%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.81%) Java
1 21 (19.81%) Perl
1 21 (19.81%) Bash Shell
2 19 (17.92%) PowerShell
3 13 (12.26%) Lisp
4 7 (6.60%) SQL
5 2 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (61.32%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (49.06%) CCNP
3 32 (30.19%) CCNA
4 20 (18.87%) CCDP
4 20 (18.87%) CCSE
5 10 (9.43%) CCDA
6 9 (8.49%) CCSP
7 7 (6.60%) CCSA
8 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (5.66%) VCP5
8 6 (5.66%) CISSP
8 6 (5.66%) MCSE
8 6 (5.66%) MCSA
9 3 (2.83%) CCIE
9 3 (2.83%) CCIP
10 2 (1.89%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.92%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (27.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (17.92%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (9.43%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.60%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.77%) vSphere
6 2 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.89%) UAG
6 2 (1.89%) XenApp
6 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.89%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (11.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.89%) yum
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 104 (98.11%) Cisco
2 39 (36.79%) CheckPoint
3 36 (33.96%) VMware
4 21 (19.81%) Red Hat
5 12 (11.32%) Motorola
6 11 (10.38%) Juniper
7 10 (9.43%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.60%) Brocade
9 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.66%) HP
10 5 (4.72%) EMC
10 5 (4.72%) Oracle
11 4 (3.77%) F5
11 4 (3.77%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.89%) Splunk
12 2 (1.89%) ScanSafe
12 2 (1.89%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.89%) Citrix
13 1 (0.94%) BMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago