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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 150 149 202
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +53
Permanent jobs citing BGP 25 58 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.71% 1.29% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.57% 9.39% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 58 21
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
449 618 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.74% 13.77% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 387 526 665
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 21 £35,000 -27.08%
Wakefield - 3 £37,500 -
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 27 (87.10%) MPLS
3 26 (83.87%) OSPF
4 18 (58.06%) Firewall
5 16 (51.61%) WAN
5 16 (51.61%) VPN
6 15 (48.39%) Juniper
7 14 (45.16%) Linux
8 13 (41.94%) CCNP
8 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (41.94%) VLAN
9 12 (38.71%) VoIP
10 9 (29.03%) SSL
10 9 (29.03%) IPsec
10 9 (29.03%) Brocade
11 7 (22.58%) FortiGate
12 6 (19.35%) Internet
12 6 (19.35%) CCNA
13 5 (16.13%) DNS
13 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
13 5 (16.13%) F5
13 5 (16.13%) High Availability
13 5 (16.13%) Network Design
14 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (12.90%) VMware
15 3 (9.68%) DHCP
15 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
15 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
15 3 (9.68%) Broadband

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) MPLS
2 26 (83.87%) OSPF
3 18 (58.06%) Firewall
4 16 (51.61%) VPN
4 16 (51.61%) WAN
5 13 (41.94%) VLAN
6 12 (38.71%) VoIP
7 9 (29.03%) IPsec
7 9 (29.03%) SSL
8 6 (19.35%) Internet
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
10 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (9.68%) Broadband
11 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (9.68%) DHCP
11 3 (9.68%) LAN
11 3 (9.68%) Network Security
11 3 (9.68%) Spanning Tree
11 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
11 3 (9.68%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Informix
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Network Engineer
2 16 (51.61%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (51.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Core Network Designer
3 4 (12.90%) Designer
3 4 (12.90%) IP Designer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) LAMP
1 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) RIA
4 1 (3.23%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) High Availability
1 5 (16.13%) Network Design
2 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (6.45%) Presales
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Content Management
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Network Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) People Management
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Scrum
4 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) UML
4 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CCNP
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCDA
3 2 (6.45%) CCIP
3 2 (6.45%) CCSP
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) Juniper
3 9 (29.03%) Brocade
4 5 (16.13%) F5
5 4 (12.90%) VMware
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) BT
7 1 (3.23%) Civica
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard