The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 65 75
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.39% 0.84% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 7.06% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £75,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 66 85 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 12.74% 11.94% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 55 75 54
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,800 £22,778
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing BGP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Leicestershire

BGP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Leicestershire

BGP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +5 1 - -
Loughborough - 1 £75,000 -
BGP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE Service Provider
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) IOS XR
3 1 (33.33%) PPP
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) L2TP
3 1 (33.33%) RSVP

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) IOS XR
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) L2TP
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PPP
3 1 (33.33%) RSVP
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Core Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IP Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE Service Provider
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco