The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 58 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.64% 1.54% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 9.23% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
North 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 York region.

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 65 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 24.63% 16.71% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 93 42 66
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £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
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 27 August 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
3 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (87.50%) Network Security
4 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (81.25%) Infoblox
4 13 (81.25%) Imperva
4 13 (81.25%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (81.25%) F5
4 13 (81.25%) DMVPN
4 13 (81.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 13 (81.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 13 (81.25%) CCNP
4 13 (81.25%) Linux
4 13 (81.25%) E-Commerce
4 13 (81.25%) DHCP
4 13 (81.25%) DNS
4 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 13 (81.25%) NetScreen
4 13 (81.25%) Blue Coat
4 13 (81.25%) CCSE
4 13 (81.25%) BIG-IP
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (50.00%) Thin Client
5 8 (50.00%) Fat Client
6 5 (31.25%) XenServer
6 5 (31.25%) Video Conferencing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (87.50%) Network Security
3 13 (81.25%) NetScreen
3 13 (81.25%) BIG-IP
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (81.25%) DNS
3 13 (81.25%) DHCP
3 13 (81.25%) DMVPN
3 13 (81.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 13 (81.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (31.25%) IPsec
4 5 (31.25%) IP Telephony
4 5 (31.25%) Unified Communications
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Security Specialist
1 10 (62.50%) Network Specialist
1 10 (62.50%) Network Security Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (31.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) CCNP
2 13 (81.25%) CCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCSA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) XenServer
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
3 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Blue Coat
3 13 (81.25%) Infoblox
3 13 (81.25%) Imperva
3 13 (81.25%) F5
4 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Foundry
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade