Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 192 202
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +34
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.27% 0.86% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 6.74% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 81
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% -13.50% -
10th Percentile £34,700 £31,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £58,750 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% -

BGP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 628 653 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.05% 12.75% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 526 542 737
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,250 £23,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,462 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.23% -6.25% +5.26%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Leeds

BGP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for BGP in Leeds

BGP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for BGP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for BGP.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (76.92%) MPLS
3 10 (76.92%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) OSPF
4 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
4 8 (61.54%) CCNP
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) CCNA
5 7 (53.85%) Linux
6 6 (46.15%) LAN
6 6 (46.15%) F5
6 6 (46.15%) High Availability
6 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
7 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (38.46%) VoIP
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Firewall
7 5 (38.46%) VLAN
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (30.77%) VPN
8 4 (30.77%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (23.08%) DMVPN
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) WLAN

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) MPLS
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
2 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) DMVPN
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Network Security
6 3 (23.08%) VPLS
6 3 (23.08%) WLAN
7 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Project Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) High Availability
2 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 2 (15.38%) Threat Detection
4 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCDA
4 2 (15.38%) CCIP
4 2 (15.38%) CCSP
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) Aruba
6 2 (15.38%) Motorola
7 1 (7.69%) Brocade
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds