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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 219 147 148
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 35 114 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 1.61% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 8.44% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 70 67
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
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
1139 1350 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.52% 19.04% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1040 754
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 -77 20 £50,000 +49.25% 3
North Yorkshire +3 11 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South Yorkshire +5 2 £35,750 +2.87% 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 76 (98.70%) Cisco
2 66 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (79.22%) OSPF
4 59 (76.62%) MPLS
5 55 (71.43%) VPN
6 49 (63.64%) Firewall
7 48 (62.34%) TCP/IP
8 47 (61.04%) WAN
9 44 (57.14%) LAN
9 44 (57.14%) CCNP
10 40 (51.95%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (48.05%) CheckPoint
12 35 (45.45%) DNS
13 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
14 29 (37.66%) Juniper
15 27 (35.06%) IPv4
15 27 (35.06%) IPv6
15 27 (35.06%) Linux
16 23 (29.87%) MS Visio
16 23 (29.87%) ITIL
16 23 (29.87%) MS Excel
16 23 (29.87%) VMware
17 22 (28.57%) IPsec
17 22 (28.57%) FortiGate
18 21 (27.27%) EIGRP
18 21 (27.27%) MS Office
19 20 (25.97%) Network Design
19 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (23.38%) Network Security
20 18 (23.38%) Brocade

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (7.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) Confluence
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.30%) Lync
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (29.87%) MS Excel
1 23 (29.87%) MS Visio
2 21 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 61 (79.22%) OSPF
2 59 (76.62%) MPLS
3 55 (71.43%) VPN
4 49 (63.64%) Firewall
5 48 (62.34%) TCP/IP
6 47 (61.04%) WAN
7 44 (57.14%) LAN
8 40 (51.95%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (45.45%) DNS
10 27 (35.06%) IPv4
10 27 (35.06%) IPv6
11 22 (28.57%) IPsec
12 21 (27.27%) EIGRP
13 18 (23.38%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (23.38%) Network Security
14 16 (20.78%) Spanning Tree
15 15 (19.48%) DMVPN
15 15 (19.48%) SSL
15 15 (19.48%) VoIP
16 13 (16.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.60%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Network Engineer
2 15 (19.48%) Network Consultant
2 15 (19.48%) Consultant
3 12 (15.58%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Implementation Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Security Specialist
6 6 (7.79%) Network Specialist
6 6 (7.79%) Network Security Specialist
6 6 (7.79%) Network Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Implementation Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Architect
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Network Implementation Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Information Specialist
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) RESTful
1 2 (2.60%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) E-Learning
2 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
2 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Windows
3 8 (10.39%) UNIX
4 4 (5.19%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) ITIL
2 20 (25.97%) Network Design
3 15 (19.48%) Load Balancing
4 14 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 13 (16.88%) Project Management
6 12 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (15.58%) BCP
7 11 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 11 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
8 10 (12.99%) Network Management
8 10 (12.99%) Coaching
8 10 (12.99%) Validation
9 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.09%) Change Management
10 5 (6.49%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (6.49%) Line Management
10 5 (6.49%) Network Architecture
11 4 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) Perl
1 6 (7.79%) Python
2 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 66 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (57.14%) CCNP
3 15 (19.48%) CCSE
4 13 (16.88%) CCIP
4 13 (16.88%) CCIE
5 10 (12.99%) CCDA
5 10 (12.99%) CCSA
6 9 (11.69%) CCDP
6 9 (11.69%) CCNA
7 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.90%) CISSP
9 2 (2.60%) MCSA
9 2 (2.60%) ISEB
9 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.60%) Degree
9 2 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.30%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.30%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.30%) MCITP
10 1 (1.30%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.19%) XenServer
3 4 (5.19%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.90%) vSphere
5 2 (2.60%) XenApp
6 1 (1.30%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.30%) Firmware
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (28.57%) FortiGate
2 6 (7.79%) Nagios
3 2 (2.60%) Cacti
3 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.60%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.30%) vMotion
4 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (98.70%) Cisco
2 37 (48.05%) CheckPoint
3 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 29 (37.66%) Juniper
5 23 (29.87%) VMware
6 18 (23.38%) Brocade
7 13 (16.88%) F5
8 12 (15.58%) Citrix
9 6 (7.79%) Blue Coat
9 6 (7.79%) Infoblox
9 6 (7.79%) Imperva
10 5 (6.49%) ServiceNow
10 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.90%) McAfee
11 3 (3.90%) Siemens
11 3 (3.90%) HP
12 2 (2.60%) CA
12 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.60%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.60%) Riverbed
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package/Bonus/Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 10 days ago