Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 219 228
Rank change year-on-year +55 +9 -129
Permanent jobs citing BGP 53 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.07% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.99% 2.10% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 26
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -8.16% +15.29%
10th Percentile £26,000 £31,600 £40,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £66,000 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -16.00% +21.21%

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 663 809 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.36% 14.83% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 570 689 979
Leeds median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Leeds

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

1 46 (86.79%) Cisco
2 43 (81.13%) OSPF
3 39 (73.58%) MPLS
4 38 (71.70%) WAN
5 36 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (66.04%) CCNP
7 30 (56.60%) Firewall
8 28 (52.83%) VLAN
9 25 (47.17%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (43.40%) CCNA
11 21 (39.62%) VPN
12 20 (37.74%) LAN
12 20 (37.74%) VoIP
12 20 (37.74%) Juniper
12 20 (37.74%) EIGRP
13 19 (35.85%) TCP/IP
13 19 (35.85%) Linux
13 19 (35.85%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (33.96%) VMware
15 17 (32.08%) F5
15 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (30.19%) Spanning Tree
16 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
17 15 (28.30%) DNS
17 15 (28.30%) Data Centre
18 14 (26.42%) High Availability
19 13 (24.53%) Linux Command Line
20 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
21 11 (20.75%) DHCP
21 11 (20.75%) IPsec

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 5 (9.43%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 43 (81.13%) OSPF
2 39 (73.58%) MPLS
3 38 (71.70%) WAN
4 30 (56.60%) Firewall
5 28 (52.83%) VLAN
6 25 (47.17%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (39.62%) VPN
8 20 (37.74%) EIGRP
8 20 (37.74%) LAN
8 20 (37.74%) VoIP
9 19 (35.85%) Cisco IOS
9 19 (35.85%) TCP/IP
10 16 (30.19%) Spanning Tree
11 15 (28.30%) DNS
12 11 (20.75%) DHCP
12 11 (20.75%) IPsec
13 8 (15.09%) Cisco ISE
13 8 (15.09%) Network Security
14 7 (13.21%) HSRP
14 7 (13.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (7.55%) Marketing
1 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Network Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 14 (26.42%) Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) Network Operations Engineer
4 13 (24.53%) Operations Engineer
5 12 (22.64%) Network Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Network Team Leader
6 7 (13.21%) Team Leader
7 6 (11.32%) Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Avaya Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Network Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Telephony Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Network Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Project Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Data Centre
2 13 (24.53%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.77%) NHS
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) High Availability
2 11 (20.75%) Presales
3 5 (9.43%) ITIL
4 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.55%) Network Architecture
4 4 (7.55%) Network Management
5 3 (5.66%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.66%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) Release Management
5 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Workload Management
6 2 (3.77%) Network Design
6 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.77%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (3.77%) Time Management
6 2 (3.77%) Validation
7 1 (1.89%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (66.04%) CCNP
3 23 (43.40%) CCNA
4 10 (18.87%) CCDA
4 10 (18.87%) CCIP
4 10 (18.87%) CCSP
5 5 (9.43%) CCIE
6 2 (3.77%) CCDP
6 2 (3.77%) EMCIE
6 2 (3.77%) EMCTA
7 1 (1.89%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.89%) CCVP
7 1 (1.89%) MCSA
7 1 (1.89%) MCSE
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.77%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (3.77%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 46 (86.79%) Cisco
2 20 (37.74%) Juniper
3 18 (33.96%) VMware
4 17 (32.08%) F5
5 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
6 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
7 9 (16.98%) Brocade
8 6 (11.32%) Aruba
9 4 (7.55%) Avaya
10 3 (5.66%) Citrix
10 3 (5.66%) Civica
10 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
10 3 (5.66%) NETGEAR
10 3 (5.66%) WatchGuard
11 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.89%) NICE Systems
12 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto