Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 249 273
Rank change year-on-year +65 +24 -150
Permanent jobs citing BGP 72 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.06% 0.36% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.46% 2.35% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 28 39
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -16.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £26,000 £31,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,500 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +6.67%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1115 1190 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.34% 15.48% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 947 994 1214
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in West Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for BGP in West Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in West Yorkshire

BGP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +55 53 £44,000 -2.22% 5
Bradford - 9 £42,500 -
Wakefield +3 8 £35,000 -16.67%
Batley - 1 £57,500 -
Halifax - 1 £47,500 -
Pudsey - 1 £47,500 -
BGP
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 65 (90.28%) Cisco
2 56 (77.78%) MPLS
2 56 (77.78%) OSPF
3 51 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (68.06%) CCNP
5 47 (65.28%) WAN
6 44 (61.11%) Firewall
7 38 (52.78%) VLAN
8 37 (51.39%) CCNA
9 32 (44.44%) VoIP
10 31 (43.06%) VPN
11 30 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
12 29 (40.28%) LAN
13 28 (38.89%) TCP/IP
14 26 (36.11%) Juniper
15 25 (34.72%) EIGRP
16 24 (33.33%) Linux
16 24 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
17 22 (30.56%) Data Centre
18 21 (29.17%) IPsec
19 20 (27.78%) DNS
20 19 (26.39%) VMware
21 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (25.00%) F5
22 17 (23.61%) Spanning Tree
23 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
23 16 (22.22%) DHCP
24 14 (19.44%) High Availability
25 13 (18.06%) Linux Command Line
25 13 (18.06%) WLAN

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (6.94%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 56 (77.78%) MPLS
1 56 (77.78%) OSPF
2 47 (65.28%) WAN
3 44 (61.11%) Firewall
4 38 (52.78%) VLAN
5 32 (44.44%) VoIP
6 31 (43.06%) VPN
7 30 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (40.28%) LAN
9 28 (38.89%) TCP/IP
10 25 (34.72%) EIGRP
11 24 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (29.17%) IPsec
13 20 (27.78%) DNS
14 17 (23.61%) Spanning Tree
15 16 (22.22%) DHCP
16 13 (18.06%) WLAN
17 12 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (16.67%) Network Security
18 11 (15.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 20 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (19.44%) Consultant
5 13 (18.06%) Network Operations Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Operations Engineer
6 12 (16.67%) Network Consultant
6 12 (16.67%) Team Leader
7 7 (9.72%) Network Operations Specialist
7 7 (9.72%) Network Specialist
7 7 (9.72%) Network Team Leader
8 6 (8.33%) Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Architect
8 6 (8.33%) Network Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Network Specialist
10 4 (5.56%) Avaya Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Network Architect
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (1.39%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 13 (18.06%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) High Availability
2 11 (15.28%) Presales
3 9 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.94%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.56%) Network Management
6 4 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (4.17%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (4.17%) Project Management
7 3 (4.17%) Release Management
7 3 (4.17%) Workload Management
8 2 (2.78%) Change Management
8 2 (2.78%) Network Design
8 2 (2.78%) Resource Allocation
8 2 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Perl
1 1 (1.39%) Python
1 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (68.06%) CCNP
3 37 (51.39%) CCNA
4 11 (15.28%) CCSP
5 10 (13.89%) CCDA
5 10 (13.89%) CCIP
6 6 (8.33%) CCIE
7 2 (2.78%) CCDP
7 2 (2.78%) EMCIE
7 2 (2.78%) EMCTA
8 1 (1.39%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.39%) CCVP
8 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.39%) MCSA
8 1 (1.39%) MCSE
8 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.78%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 65 (90.28%) Cisco
2 26 (36.11%) Juniper
3 19 (26.39%) VMware
4 18 (25.00%) F5
5 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 13 (18.06%) Brocade
7 12 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 6 (8.33%) Aruba
9 4 (5.56%) Avaya
10 3 (4.17%) Citrix
10 3 (4.17%) Civica
10 3 (4.17%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.17%) NETGEAR
10 3 (4.17%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.39%) NICE Systems
12 1 (1.39%) Palo Alto