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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 91 125 170
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +45
Permanent jobs citing BGP 145 62 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.80% 1.56% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.10% 9.21% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 99 57 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1107 673 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.37% 16.94% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 781 532 558
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
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 24 October 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 October 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 +50 144 £42,500 +6.25% 3
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 234 (95.90%) Cisco
2 186 (76.23%) EIGRP
3 177 (72.54%) OSPF
4 154 (63.11%) MPLS
5 144 (59.02%) Cisco Certification
6 137 (56.15%) Firewall
7 126 (51.64%) E-Commerce
8 101 (41.39%) Load Balancing
9 97 (39.75%) VMware
10 96 (39.34%) Windows
11 93 (38.11%) Cisco ASA
12 91 (37.30%) Linux
13 90 (36.89%) TCP/IP
13 90 (36.89%) CCNP
14 85 (34.84%) VMware Infrastructure
14 85 (34.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 83 (34.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 83 (34.02%) Cisco IOS
15 83 (34.02%) Red Hat
16 82 (33.61%) Clustering
17 78 (31.97%) CCNA
18 77 (31.56%) Apache
18 77 (31.56%) Java
18 77 (31.56%) IIS
18 77 (31.56%) PCI DSS
19 72 (29.51%) DNS
20 69 (28.28%) WAN
21 68 (27.87%) SMTP
21 68 (27.87%) LAN
21 68 (27.87%) Perl

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 77 (31.56%) IIS
1 77 (31.56%) Apache
2 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (76.23%) EIGRP
2 177 (72.54%) OSPF
3 154 (63.11%) MPLS
4 137 (56.15%) Firewall
5 93 (38.11%) Cisco ASA
6 90 (36.89%) TCP/IP
7 85 (34.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 83 (34.02%) Cisco IOS
9 72 (29.51%) DNS
10 69 (28.28%) WAN
11 68 (27.87%) SMTP
11 68 (27.87%) LAN
12 53 (21.72%) WLAN
12 53 (21.72%) DMVPN
13 43 (17.62%) Network Security
14 40 (16.39%) VoIP
15 25 (10.25%) VPN
16 19 (7.79%) HSRP
17 15 (6.15%) VLAN
18 13 (5.33%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (6.15%) Finance
2 14 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (0.41%) Games
4 1 (0.41%) Banking
4 1 (0.41%) Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 114 (46.72%) Network Engineer
2 67 (27.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (9.43%) Architect
4 22 (9.02%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (8.61%) Network Specialist
6 18 (7.38%) Network Architect
7 10 (4.10%) Analyst
7 10 (4.10%) Network Consultant
7 10 (4.10%) Consultant
8 9 (3.69%) Team Leader
8 9 (3.69%) Support Engineer
8 9 (3.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (3.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 7 (2.87%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
9 7 (2.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (2.87%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (2.46%) Network Support
10 6 (2.46%) Server Analyst
10 6 (2.46%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.05%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 82 (33.61%) Clustering
2 6 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (0.82%) Replication
3 2 (0.82%) PKI
4 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 96 (39.34%) Windows
2 91 (37.30%) Linux
3 83 (34.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 67 (27.46%) UNIX
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (51.64%) E-Commerce
2 101 (41.39%) Load Balancing
3 24 (9.84%) Business Continuity
4 22 (9.02%) Network Design
5 14 (5.74%) Network Architecture
6 12 (4.92%) High Availability
6 12 (4.92%) Mentoring
7 8 (3.28%) ITIL
8 6 (2.46%) DevOps
9 5 (2.05%) Network Management
10 3 (1.23%) Change Management
11 2 (0.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (0.82%) Project Management
11 2 (0.82%) BCP
11 2 (0.82%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (0.82%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (0.82%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (0.82%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (0.82%) Cyber Security
11 2 (0.82%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 77 (31.56%) Java
2 68 (27.87%) Perl
2 68 (27.87%) PowerShell
2 68 (27.87%) Bash Shell
3 52 (21.31%) Lisp
4 2 (0.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (59.02%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (36.89%) CCNP
3 78 (31.97%) CCNA
4 25 (10.25%) CCSE
5 20 (8.20%) CCDP
6 11 (4.51%) CCSA
7 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.10%) MCSA
7 10 (4.10%) CCIE
7 10 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.87%) RHCE
8 7 (2.87%) MCSE
8 7 (2.87%) RHCA
9 6 (2.46%) CCSP
10 4 (1.64%) CCIP
11 2 (0.82%) CISSP
11 2 (0.82%) CCDA
12 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.41%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (31.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.82%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 85 (34.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (27.87%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (3.69%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.87%) MetaFrame
4 7 (2.87%) XenApp
4 7 (2.87%) XenDesktop
4 7 (2.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (2.46%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.82%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.82%) UAG
7 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (21.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.41%) Nagios
2 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 234 (95.90%) Cisco
2 97 (39.75%) VMware
3 83 (34.02%) Red Hat
4 61 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 51 (20.90%) Motorola
6 27 (11.07%) Juniper
7 20 (8.20%) SolarWinds
8 14 (5.74%) HP
9 13 (5.33%) Microsoft
10 10 (4.10%) Citrix
11 9 (3.69%) F5
12 8 (3.28%) Fortinet
13 6 (2.46%) Brocade
14 5 (2.05%) Riverbed
15 2 (0.82%) Meru Networks
15 2 (0.82%) ScanSafe
15 2 (0.82%) Aruba
15 2 (0.82%) Oracle
15 2 (0.82%) EMC
16 1 (0.41%) BMC
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Excellent 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, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago