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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 185 142 159
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +17
Permanent jobs citing BGP 21 62 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.42% 1.27% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 7.81% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 18
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +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
854 794 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.93% 16.28% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 688 598 606
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 March 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 March 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 -29 21 £50,000 +25.00% 1
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (86.96%) MPLS
3 58 (84.06%) OSPF
4 46 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (59.42%) WAN
6 39 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
7 38 (55.07%) EIGRP
8 37 (53.62%) CCNP
8 37 (53.62%) Firewall
9 36 (52.17%) CheckPoint
10 35 (50.72%) LAN
11 29 (42.03%) Load Balancing
12 26 (37.68%) VPN
13 25 (36.23%) Linux
14 24 (34.78%) VoIP
15 22 (31.88%) Business Continuity
15 22 (31.88%) Cisco Nexus
16 21 (30.43%) TCP/IP
17 20 (28.99%) High Availability
18 18 (26.09%) Network Architecture
18 18 (26.09%) VMware
19 17 (24.64%) CCNA
20 16 (23.19%) ITIL
21 15 (21.74%) Windows
21 15 (21.74%) IPv4
21 15 (21.74%) IPsec
21 15 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
21 15 (21.74%) Network Design
22 14 (20.29%) CCSE
22 14 (20.29%) Juniper

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) IIS
2 5 (7.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
3 6 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 60 (86.96%) MPLS
2 58 (84.06%) OSPF
3 41 (59.42%) WAN
4 39 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
5 38 (55.07%) EIGRP
6 37 (53.62%) Firewall
7 35 (50.72%) LAN
8 26 (37.68%) VPN
9 24 (34.78%) VoIP
10 22 (31.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (30.43%) TCP/IP
12 15 (21.74%) IPsec
12 15 (21.74%) IPv4
13 14 (20.29%) DNS
13 14 (20.29%) SSL
14 13 (18.84%) IPv6
15 12 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (15.94%) VLAN
16 11 (15.94%) DMVPN
17 10 (14.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.35%) Games
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Network Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Network Consultant
2 17 (24.64%) Consultant
3 8 (11.59%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Network Support
4 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.70%) Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Network Specialist
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Network Support
8 3 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Clustering
2 4 (5.80%) Replication
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) PKI
3 2 (2.90%) Open Source
4 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) Windows
3 8 (11.59%) Mac OS
4 6 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Load Balancing
2 22 (31.88%) Business Continuity
3 20 (28.99%) High Availability
4 18 (26.09%) Network Architecture
5 16 (23.19%) ITIL
6 15 (21.74%) Network Design
7 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.59%) BCP
7 8 (11.59%) Project Management
7 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity Planning
7 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.70%) Coaching
8 6 (8.70%) Validation
8 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) Perl
1 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.70%) SQL
3 5 (7.25%) Java
3 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.35%) Lisp
5 2 (2.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (53.62%) CCNP
3 17 (24.64%) CCNA
4 14 (20.29%) CCDP
4 14 (20.29%) CCSE
5 11 (15.94%) CCDA
6 8 (11.59%) CCIE
6 8 (11.59%) CCSP
6 8 (11.59%) CCSA
7 6 (8.70%) CISSP
7 6 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (8.70%) MCSE
7 6 (8.70%) MCSA
7 6 (8.70%) VCP5
8 3 (4.35%) CCIP
9 2 (2.90%) VCAP
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 5 (7.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.59%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.80%) vSphere
6 2 (2.90%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.90%) yum
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.45%) Cacti
4 1 (1.45%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (52.17%) CheckPoint
3 18 (26.09%) VMware
4 14 (20.29%) Juniper
5 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.39%) Brocade
6 8 (11.59%) SolarWinds
7 6 (8.70%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.25%) F5
8 5 (7.25%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.80%) HP
9 4 (5.80%) EMC
9 4 (5.80%) Oracle
10 3 (4.35%) Motorola
11 2 (2.90%) Splunk
11 2 (2.90%) ScanSafe
12 1 (1.45%) CA
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