Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 171 220
Rank change year-on-year -2 +49 +21
Permanent jobs citing BGP 24 52 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.61% 1.04% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.68% 7.53% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 17
Leeds median annual salary £46,948 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.70% -2.22% -8.16%
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,000 £31,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £66,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% -16.00%

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 513 691 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.12% 13.86% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 449 588 693
Leeds median annual salary £43,000 £41,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.61% +9.21% -0.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £62,500 £59,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for BGP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) Firewall
3 16 (66.67%) OSPF
3 16 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (62.50%) F5
4 15 (62.50%) MPLS
5 14 (58.33%) WAN
6 13 (54.17%) LAN
6 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (54.17%) SolarWinds
7 12 (50.00%) Fortinet
7 12 (50.00%) WLAN
7 12 (50.00%) CCNP
8 11 (45.83%) Network Security
8 11 (45.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (41.67%) VLAN
10 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
11 8 (33.33%) IPsec
11 8 (33.33%) VoIP
11 8 (33.33%) VPN
11 8 (33.33%) Windows
11 8 (33.33%) Linux
11 8 (33.33%) Wireshark
12 7 (29.17%) VPLS
12 7 (29.17%) ArcSight
12 7 (29.17%) CCNA
12 7 (29.17%) Wireless
12 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
12 7 (29.17%) Cisco Wireless

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Akamai
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 16 (66.67%) OSPF
3 15 (62.50%) MPLS
4 14 (58.33%) WAN
5 13 (54.17%) LAN
6 12 (50.00%) WLAN
7 11 (45.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (45.83%) Network Security
8 10 (41.67%) VLAN
9 8 (33.33%) IPsec
9 8 (33.33%) VoIP
9 8 (33.33%) VPN
9 8 (33.33%) Wireshark
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (29.17%) VPLS
10 7 (29.17%) Wireless
11 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (25.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Support
3 4 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
1 1 (4.17%) REST
1 1 (4.17%) SailPoint
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (20.83%) CRM
2 5 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Principle of Least Privilege
5 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (12.50%) Python
1 3 (12.50%) Tcl
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Lisp
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (29.17%) CCNA
4 4 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CCSA
5 2 (8.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Nagios
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (20.83%) Packer
2 5 (20.83%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (12.50%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
3 3 (12.50%) Netcool
3 3 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) F5
3 13 (54.17%) SolarWinds
4 12 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 7 (29.17%) ArcSight
7 6 (25.00%) CyberArk
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) ScanSafe
8 5 (20.83%) Zscaler
9 4 (16.67%) Juniper
9 4 (16.67%) LogRhythm
9 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
10 3 (12.50%) AlienVault
10 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
10 3 (12.50%) Symantec
10 3 (12.50%) Tufin
10 3 (12.50%) VMware
11 2 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (8.33%) Brocade