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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 52 49
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 2.02% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.77% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 9
Average salary - £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
32 114 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 9.17% 23.08% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 77 46
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco IOS
2 14 (93.33%) Network Security
2 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 14 (93.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Infoblox
2 14 (93.33%) Imperva
2 14 (93.33%) F5
2 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 14 (93.33%) Blue Coat
2 14 (93.33%) CCSE
2 14 (93.33%) BIG-IP
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
2 14 (93.33%) DHCP
3 8 (53.33%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) Thin Client
4 7 (46.67%) NetScreen
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) CISSP
4 7 (46.67%) DMVPN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (93.33%) BIG-IP
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco IOS
2 14 (93.33%) Network Security
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) DHCP
2 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 14 (93.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 14 (93.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (46.67%) NX-OS
3 7 (46.67%) Wireless
3 7 (46.67%) NetScreen
3 7 (46.67%) DMVPN
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) IPv4
4 1 (6.67%) IPv6
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Security Specialist
1 14 (93.33%) Network Specialist
1 14 (93.33%) Network Security Specialist
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Network Specialist
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Security Specialist
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 7 (46.67%) Information Specialist
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Thin Client
1 7 (46.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
1 7 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (46.67%) Line Management
1 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
1 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) CCSE
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Blue Coat
2 14 (93.33%) Infoblox
2 14 (93.33%) Imperva
2 14 (93.33%) F5
3 8 (53.33%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade