Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 176 218
Rank change year-on-year -8 +42 +22
Permanent jobs citing BGP 16 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.38% 1.05% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 7.05% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 35
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -11.00% -
10th Percentile £37,875 £26,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,421 £57,500 £61,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -2.22% -10.00%

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 575 738 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.73% 14.92% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 506 623 710
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,575
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year +7.59% +4.64% -1.95%

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for BGP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) MPLS
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (75.00%) CCNP
4 11 (68.75%) WAN
4 11 (68.75%) EIGRP
4 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (56.25%) Network Security
5 9 (56.25%) F5
5 9 (56.25%) VLAN
5 9 (56.25%) LAN
6 8 (50.00%) WLAN
6 8 (50.00%) OSPF
7 7 (43.75%) VoIP
7 7 (43.75%) VPLS
7 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
8 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) IPsec
8 6 (37.50%) Retail
9 5 (31.25%) Wireless
9 5 (31.25%) VPN
9 5 (31.25%) CCNA
9 5 (31.25%) Fortinet
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds

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 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) MPLS
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (68.75%) EIGRP
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 9 (56.25%) LAN
3 9 (56.25%) Network Security
3 9 (56.25%) VLAN
4 8 (50.00%) OSPF
4 8 (50.00%) WLAN
5 7 (43.75%) VoIP
5 7 (43.75%) VPLS
6 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (37.50%) IPsec
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (31.25%) VPN
7 5 (31.25%) Wireless
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) NHS
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) High Availability
2 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 2 (12.50%) Server Management
3 2 (12.50%) Threat Detection
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Principle of Least Privilege
4 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (75.00%) CCNP
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (18.75%) Packer
2 3 (18.75%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) F5
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Fortinet
5 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (18.75%) ScanSafe
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Zscaler
7 2 (12.50%) Brocade
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper
8 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 1 (6.25%) Motorola