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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 205 153 183
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +30
Permanent jobs citing BGP 42 107 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.58% 1.41% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 8.09% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 70 29
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.32%
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
1162 1323 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.94% 17.44% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 892 964 908
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -37 21 £50,000 +49.25% 5
North Yorkshire +12 19 £50,000 - 5
South Yorkshire -8 2 £35,000 -15.15%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 99 (98.02%) Cisco
2 94 (93.07%) OSPF
3 78 (77.23%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (68.32%) Firewall
4 69 (68.32%) Cisco ASA
5 67 (66.34%) CheckPoint
6 65 (64.36%) CCNP
7 63 (62.38%) MPLS
8 46 (45.54%) VMware
8 46 (45.54%) WAN
9 44 (43.56%) DNS
10 43 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 42 (41.58%) CCSE
12 41 (40.59%) Linux
13 40 (39.60%) Cisco IOS
14 39 (38.61%) Network Security
14 39 (38.61%) LAN
15 38 (37.62%) F5
16 36 (35.64%) Juniper
17 34 (33.66%) TCP/IP
18 33 (32.67%) VPN
19 31 (30.69%) Cisco Nexus
20 30 (29.70%) EIGRP
21 29 (28.71%) Blue Coat
21 29 (28.71%) BIG-IP
21 29 (28.71%) DHCP
21 29 (28.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
21 29 (28.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
21 29 (28.71%) Infoblox
21 29 (28.71%) Imperva

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (9.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.97%) Lync
3 2 (1.98%) Confluence
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Visio
2 11 (10.89%) MS Office
3 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 94 (93.07%) OSPF
2 69 (68.32%) Firewall
2 69 (68.32%) Cisco ASA
3 63 (62.38%) MPLS
4 46 (45.54%) WAN
5 44 (43.56%) DNS
6 40 (39.60%) Cisco IOS
7 39 (38.61%) Network Security
7 39 (38.61%) LAN
8 34 (33.66%) TCP/IP
9 33 (32.67%) VPN
10 31 (30.69%) Cisco Nexus
11 30 (29.70%) EIGRP
12 29 (28.71%) BIG-IP
12 29 (28.71%) DHCP
12 29 (28.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 29 (28.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 26 (25.74%) DMVPN
13 26 (25.74%) VoIP
14 25 (24.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.98%) JIRA
General
1 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
1 6 (5.94%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Games
2 3 (2.97%) Banking
2 3 (2.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Network Engineer
2 33 (32.67%) Network Specialist
3 30 (29.70%) Network Security Specialist
3 30 (29.70%) Security Specialist
4 21 (20.79%) Network Consultant
4 21 (20.79%) Consultant
5 15 (14.85%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 15 (14.85%) Senior Network Specialist
5 15 (14.85%) Senior Security Specialist
6 14 (13.86%) Information Security Specialist
6 14 (13.86%) Information Specialist
6 14 (13.86%) Senior Information Security Specialist
7 9 (8.91%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Network Support
8 7 (6.93%) Architect
8 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.95%) Implementation Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Network Implementation Consultant
10 4 (3.96%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Thin Client
1 14 (13.86%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.97%) Replication
2 3 (2.97%) Clustering
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) Open Source
3 2 (1.98%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.59%) Linux
2 14 (13.86%) Windows
3 9 (8.91%) Mac OS
4 4 (3.96%) UNIX
5 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.75%) Load Balancing
2 23 (22.77%) Mentoring
3 21 (20.79%) ITIL
3 21 (20.79%) Business Continuity
4 20 (19.80%) Network Design
5 16 (15.84%) Information Security
5 16 (15.84%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (15.84%) High Availability
6 15 (14.85%) Network Architecture
6 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
7 14 (13.86%) Line Management
8 12 (11.88%) Project Management
9 11 (10.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (10.89%) BCP
9 11 (10.89%) Business Continuity Planning
10 9 (8.91%) Validation
10 9 (8.91%) Coaching
11 6 (5.94%) Network Management
11 6 (5.94%) TOGAF
11 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.95%) Perl
1 5 (4.95%) SQL
1 5 (4.95%) Python
2 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (77.23%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (64.36%) CCNP
3 42 (41.58%) CCSE
4 20 (19.80%) CISSP
5 16 (15.84%) CCNA
6 13 (12.87%) CCDA
6 13 (12.87%) CCDP
6 13 (12.87%) CCIE
7 10 (9.90%) CCSA
8 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (7.92%) MCSA
10 6 (5.94%) MCSE
10 6 (5.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (5.94%) VCP5
11 5 (4.95%) CCIP
12 3 (2.97%) CCSP
13 2 (1.98%) ISEB
13 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (15.84%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.84%) XenServer
3 9 (8.91%) Terminal Services
4 5 (4.95%) vSphere
5 2 (1.98%) vCloud
6 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.99%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.97%) Nagios
3 2 (1.98%) Cacti
3 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.98%) yum
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.98%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.99%) vMotion
Vendors
1 99 (98.02%) Cisco
2 67 (66.34%) CheckPoint
3 46 (45.54%) VMware
4 38 (37.62%) F5
5 36 (35.64%) Juniper
6 29 (28.71%) Infoblox
6 29 (28.71%) Imperva
6 29 (28.71%) Blue Coat
7 19 (18.81%) SolarWinds
8 18 (17.82%) HP
9 17 (16.83%) Citrix
10 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
11 14 (13.86%) Brocade
12 3 (2.97%) Fortinet
12 3 (2.97%) EMC
12 3 (2.97%) Oracle
13 2 (1.98%) CA
13 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.98%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.98%) Splunk
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