The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 74 121
Rank change year-on-year -28 +47  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.89% 1.25% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.96% 6.78% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 2
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 262 177 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 18.01% 18.38% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 198 135 194
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing BGP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Cheshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Cheshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Cheshire

BGP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -8 10 £45,000 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £60,000 -
BGP
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 18 (100.00%) WAN
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (94.44%) OSPF
2 17 (94.44%) EIGRP
2 17 (94.44%) Ethernet
3 16 (88.89%) LAN
4 15 (83.33%) CCNP
4 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (77.78%) Firewall
5 14 (77.78%) MPLS
5 14 (77.78%) F5
6 13 (72.22%) Load Balancing
6 13 (72.22%) Wireless
6 13 (72.22%) VPN
7 12 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (55.56%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (55.56%) Riverbed
8 10 (55.56%) xDSL
8 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
8 10 (55.56%) IPsec
8 10 (55.56%) Finance
8 10 (55.56%) DNS
8 10 (55.56%) SSL
9 9 (50.00%) ITIL
9 9 (50.00%) IP Telephony
9 9 (50.00%) Degree
9 9 (50.00%) Network Security
10 8 (44.44%) DMVPN
10 8 (44.44%) DHCP

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (94.44%) EIGRP
2 17 (94.44%) Ethernet
2 17 (94.44%) OSPF
3 16 (88.89%) LAN
4 14 (77.78%) Firewall
4 14 (77.78%) MPLS
5 13 (72.22%) VPN
5 13 (72.22%) Wireless
6 12 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (55.56%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (55.56%) DNS
7 10 (55.56%) IPsec
7 10 (55.56%) SSL
7 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
7 10 (55.56%) xDSL
8 9 (50.00%) IP Telephony
8 9 (50.00%) Network Security
9 8 (44.44%) DMVPN
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Load Balancing
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 6 (33.33%) ITSM
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Network Management
6 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Network Design
7 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) F5
3 10 (55.56%) Riverbed
4 6 (33.33%) Juniper
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago