The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 55 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 6 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.33% 2.05% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.61% 12.33% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 0
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 73 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 23.78% 16.67% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72 48 35
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
North Yorkshire

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in York

BGP
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the York region.

BGP Salary Trend in York

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
1 36 (100.00%) OSPF
1 36 (100.00%) Firewall
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 35 (97.22%) CheckPoint
3 31 (86.11%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (77.78%) Network Security
5 24 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
5 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (66.67%) Blue Coat
5 24 (66.67%) CCSE
5 24 (66.67%) Infoblox
5 24 (66.67%) Imperva
5 24 (66.67%) F5
5 24 (66.67%) DMVPN
5 24 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 24 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 24 (66.67%) CCNP
5 24 (66.67%) Linux
5 24 (66.67%) E-Commerce
5 24 (66.67%) DHCP
5 24 (66.67%) DNS
5 24 (66.67%) VMware
5 24 (66.67%) NetScreen
5 24 (66.67%) BIG-IP
6 15 (41.67%) Fat Client
6 15 (41.67%) Thin Client
6 15 (41.67%) Citrix
7 12 (33.33%) MPLS
7 12 (33.33%) LAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the York 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.

Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) OSPF
1 36 (100.00%) Firewall
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 28 (77.78%) Network Security
3 24 (66.67%) DMVPN
3 24 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 24 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 24 (66.67%) BIG-IP
3 24 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 24 (66.67%) NetScreen
3 24 (66.67%) DNS
3 24 (66.67%) DHCP
4 12 (33.33%) LAN
4 12 (33.33%) WAN
4 12 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 12 (33.33%) MPLS
4 12 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (25.00%) IPsec
5 9 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 9 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Security Specialist
1 20 (55.56%) Network Specialist
1 20 (55.56%) Network Security Specialist
2 12 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 8 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Specialist
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Thin Client
1 15 (41.67%) Fat Client
2 9 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (30.56%) Load Balancing
2 11 (30.56%) Network Management
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (66.67%) CCNP
2 24 (66.67%) CCSE
3 7 (19.44%) CCNA
3 7 (19.44%) CCSA
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (97.22%) CheckPoint
3 24 (66.67%) VMware
3 24 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 24 (66.67%) Infoblox
3 24 (66.67%) Imperva
3 24 (66.67%) F5
4 15 (41.67%) Citrix
5 9 (25.00%) HP
6 6 (16.67%) Foundry
6 6 (16.67%) Brocade
7 1 (2.78%) TippingPoint