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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 170 197 152
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -45
Permanent jobs citing BGP 38 21 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.43% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.82% 2.66% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 43
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +49.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £32,500 £21,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
653 790 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.26% 16.32% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 537 623 664
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +19 33 £50,000 - 6
Bradford - 4 £29,000 -
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 71 (76.34%) Cisco
2 68 (73.12%) MPLS
3 63 (67.74%) OSPF
4 61 (65.59%) Firewall
5 56 (60.22%) VPN
6 44 (47.31%) Juniper
7 39 (41.94%) Linux
8 37 (39.78%) TCP/IP
9 32 (34.41%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (32.26%) SSL
11 30 (32.26%) IPsec
12 29 (31.18%) VoIP
13 27 (29.03%) Network Design
14 26 (27.96%) VRRP
14 26 (27.96%) HSRP
15 24 (25.81%) WAN
16 23 (24.73%) CheckPoint
16 23 (24.73%) VLAN
17 22 (23.66%) CCNP
17 22 (23.66%) LAN
18 20 (21.51%) DNS
18 20 (21.51%) Brocade
19 19 (20.43%) EIGRP
20 17 (18.28%) Telecoms
20 17 (18.28%) SS7
20 17 (18.28%) Redback
20 17 (18.28%) Frame Relay
20 17 (18.28%) RSVP
20 17 (18.28%) 3G

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (6.45%) Apache
2 5 (5.38%) Node.js
3 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 68 (73.12%) MPLS
2 63 (67.74%) OSPF
3 61 (65.59%) Firewall
4 56 (60.22%) VPN
5 37 (39.78%) TCP/IP
6 31 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (32.26%) IPsec
7 30 (32.26%) SSL
8 29 (31.18%) VoIP
9 26 (27.96%) HSRP
9 26 (27.96%) VRRP
10 24 (25.81%) WAN
11 23 (24.73%) VLAN
12 22 (23.66%) LAN
13 20 (21.51%) DNS
14 19 (20.43%) EIGRP
15 17 (18.28%) GGSN
15 17 (18.28%) RSVP
15 17 (18.28%) SGSN
15 17 (18.28%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) Big Data
2 5 (5.38%) Informix
2 5 (5.38%) MySQL
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (18.28%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (55.91%) Network Engineer
2 23 (24.73%) Implementation Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Design Engineer
4 17 (18.28%) Ericsson Engineer
5 16 (17.20%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) Security Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Architect
9 6 (6.45%) Administrator
9 6 (6.45%) Lead Network Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.45%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Implementation Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) LAMP
1 5 (5.38%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (5.38%) Web Services
1 5 (5.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.90%) Clustering
3 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (5.38%) RIA
6 1 (1.08%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.08%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.08%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.08%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.94%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) Network Design
2 17 (18.28%) Network Architecture
3 16 (17.20%) Load Balancing
4 14 (15.05%) High Availability
5 13 (13.98%) ITIL
6 11 (11.83%) Open Source
7 10 (10.75%) Service Delivery
8 9 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (8.60%) Change Control
9 8 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.53%) BCP
10 7 (7.53%) Business Continuity
10 7 (7.53%) Business Continuity Planning
10 7 (7.53%) Project Management
11 6 (6.45%) Coaching
11 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.45%) Security Operations
11 6 (6.45%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) Perl
2 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
2 7 (7.53%) Python
3 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.45%) PHP
4 5 (5.38%) SQL
5 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (23.66%) CCNP
3 17 (18.28%) CCNA
4 10 (10.75%) CCIE
5 9 (9.68%) CCDA
6 7 (7.53%) CISSP
7 6 (6.45%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (6.45%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (4.30%) RHCE
9 3 (3.23%) CCSP
9 3 (3.23%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.15%) CCDP
10 2 (2.15%) CCIP
11 1 (1.08%) CCSA
11 1 (1.08%) CCSE
11 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.08%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
2 6 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Puppet
2 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Cacti
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.08%) Graphite
4 1 (1.08%) Nagios
4 1 (1.08%) Opsview
Vendors
1 71 (76.34%) Cisco
2 44 (47.31%) Juniper
3 23 (24.73%) CheckPoint
4 20 (21.51%) Brocade
5 17 (18.28%) Ericsson
5 17 (18.28%) Redback
6 14 (15.05%) Red Hat
7 10 (10.75%) VMware
8 9 (9.68%) Palo Alto
9 7 (7.53%) F5
10 5 (5.38%) Aruba
10 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.38%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.15%) CommVault
11 2 (2.15%) NetApp
12 1 (1.08%) EMC
12 1 (1.08%) Extreme Networks
12 1 (1.08%) HP
12 1 (1.08%) IBM
12 1 (1.08%) Infoblox
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