The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 42 56 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.63% 12.42% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 89
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -17.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

BGP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Lancashire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Lancashire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Lancashire

BGP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Nelson - 4 £58,750 -
BGP
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) MPLS
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) Juniper
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) OSPF
3 17 (80.95%) CCNA
3 17 (80.95%) Risk Assessment
3 17 (80.95%) Network Design
3 17 (80.95%) JNCIP
3 17 (80.95%) Network Security
3 17 (80.95%) Network Management
3 17 (80.95%) Mentoring
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (19.05%) F5
4 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) xDSL
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) PPP
6 2 (9.52%) IPv4
6 2 (9.52%) SSL

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 21 (100.00%) Firewall
1 21 (100.00%) MPLS
2 19 (90.48%) OSPF
3 17 (80.95%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) Broadband
5 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.52%) IPsec
5 2 (9.52%) IPv4
5 2 (9.52%) L2TP
5 2 (9.52%) PPP
5 2 (9.52%) SSL
5 2 (9.52%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) Lead Network Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Mentoring
1 17 (80.95%) Network Design
1 17 (80.95%) Network Management
1 17 (80.95%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) CCNA
2 17 (80.95%) JNCIP
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCSP
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (19.05%) F5
2 4 (19.05%) VMware