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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 89 127 161
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +34
Permanent jobs citing BGP 136 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.72% 1.29% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.99% 7.38% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 91 41 10
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1047 637 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.98% 17.50% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 772 473 539
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +48 135 £42,500 +13.33% 7
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 202 (96.65%) Cisco
2 164 (78.47%) EIGRP
3 149 (71.29%) OSPF
4 131 (62.68%) Cisco Certification
5 127 (60.77%) MPLS
5 127 (60.77%) E-Commerce
6 110 (52.63%) Firewall
7 95 (45.45%) VMware
7 95 (45.45%) Load Balancing
8 94 (44.98%) Windows
9 89 (42.58%) TCP/IP
10 88 (42.11%) Linux
11 87 (41.63%) CCNA
12 86 (41.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 84 (40.19%) Cisco IOS
13 84 (40.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 84 (40.19%) Red Hat
14 81 (38.76%) PCI DSS
15 80 (38.28%) Clustering
16 75 (35.89%) CCNP
17 74 (35.41%) Cisco ASA
18 68 (32.54%) Cisco Nexus
18 68 (32.54%) Java
18 68 (32.54%) IIS
18 68 (32.54%) Apache
19 66 (31.58%) DNS
20 60 (28.71%) SMTP
20 60 (28.71%) Perl
20 60 (28.71%) PowerShell
20 60 (28.71%) Bash Shell

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 68 (32.54%) IIS
1 68 (32.54%) Apache
2 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (78.47%) EIGRP
2 149 (71.29%) OSPF
3 127 (60.77%) MPLS
4 110 (52.63%) Firewall
5 89 (42.58%) TCP/IP
6 84 (40.19%) Cisco IOS
7 74 (35.41%) Cisco ASA
8 68 (32.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 66 (31.58%) DNS
10 60 (28.71%) SMTP
11 53 (25.36%) DMVPN
12 52 (24.88%) WLAN
13 44 (21.05%) WAN
13 44 (21.05%) LAN
14 25 (11.96%) Network Security
15 22 (10.53%) VoIP
16 15 (7.18%) VPN
16 15 (7.18%) RIP
16 15 (7.18%) HSRP
17 13 (6.22%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (4.31%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.83%) Finance
3 4 (1.91%) Advertising
4 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (43.06%) Network Engineer
2 59 (28.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (11.00%) Architect
4 21 (10.05%) Team Leader
4 21 (10.05%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 18 (8.61%) Network Architect
6 17 (8.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (4.78%) Network Specialist
8 7 (3.35%) Consultant
8 7 (3.35%) Network Consultant
9 6 (2.87%) Technical Architect
9 6 (2.87%) Support Engineer
10 5 (2.39%) Analyst
10 5 (2.39%) Operations Team Leader
10 5 (2.39%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
11 4 (1.91%) Cisco Network Specialist
11 4 (1.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (1.91%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
11 4 (1.91%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
11 4 (1.91%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 80 (38.28%) Clustering
2 2 (0.96%) Handset
3 1 (0.48%) Open Source
3 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 94 (44.98%) Windows
2 88 (42.11%) Linux
3 84 (40.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 59 (28.23%) UNIX
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (60.77%) E-Commerce
2 95 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 20 (9.57%) Network Design
4 16 (7.66%) Business Continuity
5 12 (5.74%) Network Architecture
6 4 (1.91%) High Availability
6 4 (1.91%) Network Management
6 4 (1.91%) Project Management
7 3 (1.44%) Change Management
7 3 (1.44%) DevOps
8 2 (0.96%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (0.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (0.96%) Capacity Management
8 2 (0.96%) BCP
8 2 (0.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (0.96%) ITIL
9 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2
9 1 (0.48%) Migration
9 1 (0.48%) Service Delivery
9 1 (0.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.54%) Java
2 60 (28.71%) Perl
2 60 (28.71%) PowerShell
2 60 (28.71%) Bash Shell
3 51 (24.40%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 131 (62.68%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (41.63%) CCNA
3 75 (35.89%) CCNP
4 27 (12.92%) CCSE
5 23 (11.00%) CCSA
6 22 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (10.53%) MCSA
6 22 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (8.13%) RHCA
7 17 (8.13%) MCSE
7 17 (8.13%) RHCE
8 14 (6.70%) CCIE
9 9 (4.31%) CCDP
10 8 (3.83%) CCIP
11 7 (3.35%) JNCIA
12 4 (1.91%) JNCIE
13 2 (0.96%) CISSP
13 2 (0.96%) CCDA
14 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (38.76%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.91%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 86 (41.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (28.71%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.39%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.91%) XenApp
4 4 (1.91%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (1.91%) MetaFrame
5 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.96%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (24.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.48%) Nagios
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 202 (96.65%) Cisco
2 95 (45.45%) VMware
3 84 (40.19%) Red Hat
4 53 (25.36%) CheckPoint
5 51 (24.40%) Motorola
6 24 (11.48%) Juniper
7 22 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 13 (6.22%) SolarWinds
9 11 (5.26%) HP
10 9 (4.31%) Citrix
10 9 (4.31%) F5
11 7 (3.35%) Fortinet
12 4 (1.91%) Redback
13 2 (0.96%) Brocade
13 2 (0.96%) Polycom
13 2 (0.96%) Panasonic
13 2 (0.96%) Aruba
13 2 (0.96%) Meru Networks
13 2 (0.96%) Siemens
14 1 (0.48%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Prof Certs
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45k-£50k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago