Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 90 81
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.70% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 1.61% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Leicester median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +53.85% -22.00%
10th Percentile £46,400 £60,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £60,000 £40,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £58,000 £41,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +39.76% +16.90% -29.00%

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 76 124 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 13.33% 15.29% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 69 97 113
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -9.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,100 £21,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £45,620 £63,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -6.67%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Leicester

BGP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for BGP in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) DNS

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat