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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 209 149 182
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +33
Permanent jobs citing BGP 48 103 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 1.47% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.09% 7.89% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 28
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +3.44%
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
1175 1306 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.05% 18.58% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 920 877 937
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,600 £48,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
North Yorkshire +13 25 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Yorkshire -60 20 £50,000 +42.85% 4
South Yorkshire -8 3 £46,250 +25.00%
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 150 (93.75%) Cisco
2 130 (81.25%) OSPF
3 109 (68.13%) Cisco Certification
4 106 (66.25%) Firewall
5 93 (58.13%) CCNP
6 90 (56.25%) MPLS
7 87 (54.38%) Cisco ASA
8 77 (48.13%) CheckPoint
9 72 (45.00%) EIGRP
10 70 (43.75%) VMware
11 63 (39.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 62 (38.75%) DNS
13 61 (38.13%) Cisco IOS
14 60 (37.50%) Linux
15 59 (36.88%) WAN
16 56 (35.00%) Network Security
17 55 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
18 54 (33.75%) CCSE
19 53 (33.13%) LAN
20 52 (32.50%) E-Commerce
21 46 (28.75%) TCP/IP
22 44 (27.50%) Load Balancing
23 41 (25.63%) F5
24 40 (25.00%) DMVPN
24 40 (25.00%) VoIP
25 35 (21.88%) BIG-IP
25 35 (21.88%) Infoblox
25 35 (21.88%) Imperva
25 35 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
25 35 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 20 (12.50%) Apache
1 20 (12.50%) IIS
2 7 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) MS Office
2 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 130 (81.25%) OSPF
2 106 (66.25%) Firewall
3 90 (56.25%) MPLS
4 87 (54.38%) Cisco ASA
5 72 (45.00%) EIGRP
6 62 (38.75%) DNS
7 61 (38.13%) Cisco IOS
8 59 (36.88%) WAN
9 56 (35.00%) Network Security
10 55 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 53 (33.13%) LAN
12 46 (28.75%) TCP/IP
13 40 (25.00%) DMVPN
13 40 (25.00%) VoIP
14 35 (21.88%) BIG-IP
14 35 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 35 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 35 (21.88%) DHCP
15 25 (15.63%) VPN
16 21 (13.13%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (11.25%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.88%) Finance
3 4 (2.50%) Games
3 4 (2.50%) Banking
3 4 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (42.50%) Network Engineer
2 48 (30.00%) Network Specialist
3 36 (22.50%) Security Specialist
3 36 (22.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 18 (11.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Network Consultant
5 16 (10.00%) Consultant
6 15 (9.38%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 15 (9.38%) Senior Network Specialist
6 15 (9.38%) Senior Security Specialist
7 14 (8.75%) Information Security Specialist
7 14 (8.75%) Senior Information Security Specialist
7 14 (8.75%) Information Specialist
8 12 (7.50%) Architect
9 11 (6.88%) Support Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) Network Architect
10 10 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.00%) Clustering
2 20 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 20 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.13%) Replication
4 2 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.25%) Open Source
4 2 (1.25%) PKI
4 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (37.50%) Linux
2 32 (20.00%) Windows
3 20 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (11.25%) UNIX
5 7 (4.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.50%) E-Commerce
2 44 (27.50%) Load Balancing
3 31 (19.38%) Mentoring
4 24 (15.00%) Business Continuity
5 22 (13.75%) High Availability
6 20 (12.50%) Line Management
6 20 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 20 (12.50%) Network Design
7 18 (11.25%) ITIL
8 17 (10.63%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (10.00%) Information Security
10 8 (5.00%) Project Management
11 7 (4.38%) BCP
11 7 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.38%) Business Continuity Planning
12 6 (3.75%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (3.13%) Coaching
14 4 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.50%) Java
1 20 (12.50%) Perl
1 20 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 18 (11.25%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.13%) Lisp
4 7 (4.38%) SQL
5 2 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 109 (68.13%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (58.13%) CCNP
3 54 (33.75%) CCSE
4 33 (20.63%) CCNA
5 21 (13.13%) CCDP
6 20 (12.50%) CISSP
7 11 (6.88%) CCDA
8 9 (5.63%) CCIE
8 9 (5.63%) CCSP
9 7 (4.38%) CCIP
9 7 (4.38%) CCSA
10 6 (3.75%) VCP5
10 6 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (3.75%) MCSE
10 6 (3.75%) MCSA
11 3 (1.88%) VCP4
12 2 (1.25%) VCAP
12 2 (1.25%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.25%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.75%) SLA
3 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (39.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.25%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (9.38%) XenServer
4 7 (4.38%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.50%) vSphere
6 2 (1.25%) vCloud
6 2 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.25%) UAG
6 2 (1.25%) XenApp
6 2 (1.25%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.25%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.50%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.25%) yum
3 2 (1.25%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 150 (93.75%) Cisco
2 77 (48.13%) CheckPoint
3 70 (43.75%) VMware
4 41 (25.63%) F5
5 35 (21.88%) Infoblox
5 35 (21.88%) Imperva
5 35 (21.88%) Blue Coat
6 33 (20.63%) Juniper
7 24 (15.00%) SolarWinds
8 22 (13.75%) Citrix
9 21 (13.13%) HP
10 20 (12.50%) Red Hat
11 12 (7.50%) Motorola
12 10 (6.25%) Brocade
12 10 (6.25%) Fortinet
13 9 (5.63%) Microsoft
14 5 (3.13%) Oracle
14 5 (3.13%) EMC
15 4 (2.50%) Riverbed
16 2 (1.25%) Splunk
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