Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 216 239
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 +30
Permanent jobs citing BGP 16 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.83% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 5.36% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 69
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,000 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 870 1,082 1,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.02% 15.55% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 764 904 1,024
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,150 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.40% - -

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 -14 12 £45,000 +2.27% 5
Otley - 4 £26,000 -
BGP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
5 10 (62.50%) OSPF
5 10 (62.50%) CCNP
6 9 (56.25%) VoIP
6 9 (56.25%) Firewall
6 9 (56.25%) MPLS
7 8 (50.00%) LAN
8 7 (43.75%) Linux
8 7 (43.75%) CCNA
8 7 (43.75%) VLAN
9 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (37.50%) VMware
9 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
9 6 (37.50%) F5
9 6 (37.50%) High Availability
9 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (31.25%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (25.00%) Network Security
11 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (25.00%) Retail
11 4 (25.00%) ADSL
11 4 (25.00%) WLAN
11 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection

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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) OSPF
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) MPLS
3 9 (56.25%) VoIP
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) VLAN
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (31.25%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (25.00%) ADSL
8 4 (25.00%) Network Security
8 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) WLAN
9 2 (12.50%) DHCP
9 2 (12.50%) DNS
9 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (12.50%) VPLS
9 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Project Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) High Availability
1 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 2 (12.50%) Server Management
2 2 (12.50%) Threat Detection
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) CCNP
3 7 (43.75%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCDA
4 2 (12.50%) CCIP
4 2 (12.50%) CCSP
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) F5
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Brocade
3 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) Motorola
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds