Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 72 89
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 +19
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.46% 1.63% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 10.91% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Leicester median annual salary £58,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.11% +5.56% +9.76%
Leicestershire median annual salary £66,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% +5.56% +9.76%

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 65 110 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 10.05% 14.95% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 89 92
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,948 £21,852
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,700 £51,200
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.92% +1.92%

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 26 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VPN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco