The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 156 175
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 27 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.65% 0.78% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 5.17% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 8
Median salary £42,500 £32,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.78% -33.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,000 £43,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £52,500
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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 623 522 494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.07% 15.11% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 529 459 417
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,182 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

BGP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for BGP in Manchester

BGP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Manchester

BGP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 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
Rochdale -6 7 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bolton - 2 £50,000 -
Cheadle -7 1 £21,000 +2.43%
BGP
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BGP.

1 51 (94.44%) Cisco
2 40 (74.07%) MPLS
3 36 (66.67%) Juniper
3 36 (66.67%) Firewall
4 35 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (59.26%) CCNP
6 29 (53.70%) LAN
6 29 (53.70%) OSPF
7 22 (40.74%) Broadband
7 22 (40.74%) Ethernet
8 20 (37.04%) DNS
8 20 (37.04%) JNCIP
9 19 (35.19%) VPN
9 19 (35.19%) WAN
10 18 (33.33%) Ericsson
11 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
11 17 (31.48%) Cacti
12 15 (27.78%) Network Security
12 15 (27.78%) Internet
12 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
12 15 (27.78%) Network Management
13 14 (25.93%) SNMP
13 14 (25.93%) TACACS
13 14 (25.93%) Wireless
13 14 (25.93%) Change Management
13 14 (25.93%) PCI DSS
13 14 (25.93%) Huawei
14 13 (24.07%) Network Design
15 12 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 12 (22.22%) Data Centre

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (3.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) SaaS
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.70%) IaaS
3 2 (3.70%) Office 365
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.85%) PaaS
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (74.07%) MPLS
2 36 (66.67%) Firewall
3 29 (53.70%) LAN
3 29 (53.70%) OSPF
4 22 (40.74%) Broadband
4 22 (40.74%) Ethernet
5 20 (37.04%) DNS
6 19 (35.19%) VPN
6 19 (35.19%) WAN
7 15 (27.78%) Internet
7 15 (27.78%) Network Security
8 14 (25.93%) SNMP
8 14 (25.93%) TACACS
8 14 (25.93%) Wireless
9 11 (20.37%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (20.37%) MRTG
9 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (18.52%) IPsec
10 10 (18.52%) RSVP
11 9 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) IP Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Network Operations Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Security Architect
10 1 (1.85%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 12 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.56%) Wiki
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) CentOS
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Network Management
2 14 (25.93%) Change Management
3 13 (24.07%) Network Design
4 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (12.96%) ITIL
8 6 (11.11%) High Availability
9 5 (9.26%) Coaching
9 5 (9.26%) Migration
9 5 (9.26%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (9.26%) Web Filtering
10 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
11 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.56%) Data Validation
11 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.56%) Presales
11 3 (5.56%) Ticket Management
11 3 (5.56%) Validation
12 2 (3.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) C
2 2 (3.70%) Python
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) C++
3 1 (1.85%) Go
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (59.26%) CCNP
3 20 (37.04%) JNCIP
4 7 (12.96%) CCIE
4 7 (12.96%) CCNA
5 6 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 5 (9.26%) Degree
7 1 (1.85%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) PCI DSS
2 8 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) Cacti
2 11 (20.37%) Nagios
2 11 (20.37%) OpenNMS
2 11 (20.37%) Puppet
2 11 (20.37%) RANCID
2 11 (20.37%) SCCM
3 6 (11.11%) FortiGate
3 6 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (94.44%) Cisco
2 36 (66.67%) Juniper
3 18 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 14 (25.93%) Huawei
5 9 (16.67%) F5
5 9 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 6 (11.11%) BT
6 6 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 6 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 5 (9.26%) Brocade
7 5 (9.26%) Foundry
8 4 (7.41%) Redback
9 3 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (5.56%) IronPort
9 3 (5.56%) Meraki
9 3 (5.56%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.56%) Polycom
9 3 (5.56%) Siemens
9 3 (5.56%) ZyXEL
10 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: Up to £39k + 15% shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + overtime!
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £27000.0000 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago