The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 200 155 185
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +30
Permanent jobs citing BGP 58 85 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 1.31% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 7.06% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 58 52 36
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
BGP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1219 1204 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.38% 18.53% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 975 834 955
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

BGP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -41 29 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North Yorkshire +22 27 £50,000 +14.28% 1
South Yorkshire -6 2 £46,250 +25.00%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 204 (92.31%) Cisco
2 176 (79.64%) OSPF
3 143 (64.71%) Firewall
4 139 (62.90%) Cisco Certification
5 127 (57.47%) MPLS
6 118 (53.39%) EIGRP
7 116 (52.49%) CCNP
8 98 (44.34%) Cisco ASA
9 87 (39.37%) VMware
10 85 (38.46%) CheckPoint
11 77 (34.84%) Linux
12 76 (34.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 75 (33.94%) WAN
14 74 (33.48%) E-Commerce
14 74 (33.48%) DNS
15 73 (33.03%) Cisco Nexus
16 72 (32.58%) Cisco IOS
17 69 (31.22%) LAN
18 67 (30.32%) TCP/IP
19 65 (29.41%) Load Balancing
20 64 (28.96%) Network Security
21 55 (24.89%) Windows
22 53 (23.98%) VoIP
23 51 (23.08%) CCSE
24 48 (21.72%) CCNA
25 46 (20.81%) DMVPN
26 43 (19.46%) Clustering
27 38 (17.19%) Red Hat
27 38 (17.19%) Juniper
27 38 (17.19%) Apache

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 38 (17.19%) IIS
1 38 (17.19%) Apache
2 6 (2.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.90%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 176 (79.64%) OSPF
2 143 (64.71%) Firewall
3 127 (57.47%) MPLS
4 118 (53.39%) EIGRP
5 98 (44.34%) Cisco ASA
6 75 (33.94%) WAN
7 74 (33.48%) DNS
8 73 (33.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 72 (32.58%) Cisco IOS
10 69 (31.22%) LAN
11 67 (30.32%) TCP/IP
12 64 (28.96%) Network Security
13 53 (23.98%) VoIP
14 46 (20.81%) DMVPN
15 35 (15.84%) SMTP
16 31 (14.03%) VPN
17 29 (13.12%) BIG-IP
17 29 (13.12%) DHCP
17 29 (13.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 29 (13.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.98%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 25 (11.31%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.79%) Finance
3 4 (1.81%) Games
3 4 (1.81%) Banking
3 4 (1.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (42.53%) Network Engineer
2 50 (22.62%) Network Specialist
3 33 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (13.57%) Architect
4 30 (13.57%) Security Specialist
4 30 (13.57%) Network Security Specialist
5 25 (11.31%) Network Architect
6 22 (9.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (7.69%) Network Consultant
7 17 (7.69%) Consultant
8 16 (7.24%) Senior Network Engineer
8 16 (7.24%) Support Engineer
9 13 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 13 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 12 (5.43%) Senior Security Specialist
10 12 (5.43%) Senior Network Security Specialist
10 12 (5.43%) Senior Network Specialist
11 11 (4.98%) Information Security Specialist
11 11 (4.98%) Information Specialist
11 11 (4.98%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.46%) Clustering
2 17 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 17 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.26%) Replication
5 2 (0.90%) Open Source
5 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.90%) PKI
6 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (34.84%) Linux
2 55 (24.89%) Windows
3 38 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (14.93%) UNIX
5 6 (2.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.48%) E-Commerce
2 65 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 33 (14.93%) Business Continuity
4 31 (14.03%) Mentoring
5 29 (13.12%) Network Design
6 26 (11.76%) Network Architecture
7 25 (11.31%) High Availability
8 17 (7.69%) Line Management
9 16 (7.24%) ITIL
10 14 (6.33%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (5.88%) Information Security
12 7 (3.17%) Project Management
13 6 (2.71%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (2.71%) PRINCE2
13 6 (2.71%) BCP
13 6 (2.71%) Business Continuity Planning
14 5 (2.26%) DevOps
14 5 (2.26%) Capacity Planning
15 4 (1.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 4 (1.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 38 (17.19%) Java
2 35 (15.84%) Perl
2 35 (15.84%) Bash Shell
3 33 (14.93%) PowerShell
4 23 (10.41%) Lisp
5 7 (3.17%) SQL
6 2 (0.90%) Python
7 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 139 (62.90%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (52.49%) CCNP
3 51 (23.08%) CCSE
4 48 (21.72%) CCNA
5 32 (14.48%) CCDP
6 19 (8.60%) CISSP
7 17 (7.69%) CCIE
8 12 (5.43%) CCDA
9 11 (4.98%) CCIP
10 9 (4.07%) CCSP
11 6 (2.71%) MCSE
11 6 (2.71%) MCSA
11 6 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.71%) CCSA
11 6 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.71%) JNCIE
11 6 (2.71%) VCP5
12 2 (0.90%) VCAP
13 1 (0.45%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.93%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.26%) SLA
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.90%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 76 (34.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (14.93%) VMware ESXi
3 21 (9.50%) Active Directory
4 12 (5.43%) XenServer
5 6 (2.71%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.26%) MetaFrame
6 5 (2.26%) XenApp
6 5 (2.26%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (2.26%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.81%) vSphere
8 2 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.90%) UAG
8 2 (0.90%) vCloud
8 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (9.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.90%) yum
2 2 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 204 (92.31%) Cisco
2 87 (39.37%) VMware
3 85 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 38 (17.19%) Red Hat
4 38 (17.19%) Juniper
5 35 (15.84%) F5
6 29 (13.12%) Infoblox
6 29 (13.12%) Imperva
6 29 (13.12%) Blue Coat
7 24 (10.86%) HP
7 24 (10.86%) SolarWinds
8 22 (9.95%) Citrix
8 22 (9.95%) Motorola
9 15 (6.79%) Fortinet
10 10 (4.52%) Brocade
11 7 (3.17%) Microsoft
12 6 (2.71%) Redback
13 5 (2.26%) EMC
13 5 (2.26%) Oracle
14 4 (1.81%) Riverbed
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