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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 173 124 172
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +48
Permanent jobs citing BGP 26 71 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 1.67% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 8.82% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
811 805 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.04% 18.91% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 654 574 571
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -42 24 £50,000 +11.11% 3
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 154 (95.06%) Cisco
2 128 (79.01%) OSPF
3 111 (68.52%) EIGRP
3 111 (68.52%) MPLS
4 93 (57.41%) Cisco Certification
5 90 (55.56%) Firewall
6 72 (44.44%) CCNP
7 65 (40.12%) Cisco ASA
8 62 (38.27%) Load Balancing
9 61 (37.65%) WAN
10 56 (34.57%) Linux
10 56 (34.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 55 (33.95%) LAN
11 55 (33.95%) VMware
12 54 (33.33%) CheckPoint
13 52 (32.10%) Windows
13 52 (32.10%) E-Commerce
14 51 (31.48%) TCP/IP
15 45 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (26.54%) CCNA
17 41 (25.31%) VoIP
17 41 (25.31%) Cisco IOS
17 41 (25.31%) Clustering
18 37 (22.84%) DNS
19 36 (22.22%) Apache
19 36 (22.22%) Java
19 36 (22.22%) IIS
19 36 (22.22%) Red Hat
19 36 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (20.37%) Bash Shell

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (22.22%) Apache
1 36 (22.22%) IIS
2 6 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 128 (79.01%) OSPF
2 111 (68.52%) EIGRP
2 111 (68.52%) MPLS
3 90 (55.56%) Firewall
4 65 (40.12%) Cisco ASA
5 61 (37.65%) WAN
6 56 (34.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 55 (33.95%) LAN
8 51 (31.48%) TCP/IP
9 41 (25.31%) VoIP
9 41 (25.31%) Cisco IOS
10 37 (22.84%) DNS
11 33 (20.37%) SMTP
11 33 (20.37%) Network Security
12 28 (17.28%) VPN
13 26 (16.05%) DMVPN
14 21 (12.96%) WLAN
14 21 (12.96%) HSRP
15 20 (12.35%) VLAN
16 16 (9.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (6.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.02%) Finance
3 4 (2.47%) Games
3 4 (2.47%) Banking
3 4 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (45.06%) Network Engineer
2 31 (19.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (13.58%) Architect
4 20 (12.35%) Network Specialist
5 18 (11.11%) Network Architect
6 16 (9.88%) Network Consultant
6 16 (9.88%) Consultant
7 14 (8.64%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (4.94%) Network Support
10 7 (4.32%) Analyst
11 6 (3.70%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.09%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Server Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Operations Analyst
13 4 (2.47%) Infrastructure Architect
13 4 (2.47%) Senior Network Support
13 4 (2.47%) Cisco Specialist
13 4 (2.47%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.31%) Clustering
2 5 (3.09%) Replication
3 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.23%) PKI
4 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 56 (34.57%) Linux
2 52 (32.10%) Windows
3 36 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (19.14%) UNIX
5 6 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.27%) Load Balancing
2 52 (32.10%) E-Commerce
3 32 (19.75%) Business Continuity
4 26 (16.05%) Network Architecture
5 25 (15.43%) High Availability
6 22 (13.58%) Network Design
7 15 (9.26%) ITIL
8 13 (8.02%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.70%) Project Management
9 6 (3.70%) BCP
9 6 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
10 5 (3.09%) DevOps
10 5 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (2.47%) TOGAF
11 4 (2.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (2.47%) Coaching
12 3 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.22%) Java
2 33 (20.37%) Bash Shell
2 33 (20.37%) Perl
3 31 (19.14%) PowerShell
4 21 (12.96%) Lisp
5 7 (4.32%) SQL
6 2 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 93 (57.41%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (44.44%) CCNP
3 43 (26.54%) CCNA
4 26 (16.05%) CCDP
5 22 (13.58%) CCSE
6 11 (6.79%) CCDA
7 9 (5.56%) CCSP
8 8 (4.94%) CISSP
8 8 (4.94%) CCIE
9 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (3.70%) MCSE
9 6 (3.70%) MCSA
9 6 (3.70%) CCSA
9 6 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.70%) VCP5
10 3 (1.85%) CCIP
11 2 (1.23%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.47%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (19.14%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.09%) XenApp
5 5 (3.09%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.09%) MetaFrame
6 4 (2.47%) vSphere
7 2 (1.23%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 20 (12.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.23%) yum
Vendors
1 154 (95.06%) Cisco
2 55 (33.95%) VMware
3 54 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 36 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 20 (12.35%) Motorola
6 17 (10.49%) Juniper
7 13 (8.02%) SolarWinds
8 11 (6.79%) HP
9 8 (4.94%) Brocade
10 6 (3.70%) Microsoft
10 6 (3.70%) Fortinet
11 5 (3.09%) Oracle
11 5 (3.09%) EMC
11 5 (3.09%) Citrix
12 4 (2.47%) F5
12 4 (2.47%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.23%) Splunk
13 2 (1.23%) ScanSafe
14 1 (0.62%) BMC
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits inc Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago