Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 231 223
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 -26
Permanent jobs citing BGP 43 31 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.63% 0.43% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 3.07% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 97
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -25.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +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 916 1,009 1,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.32% 14.08% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 784 845 1,112
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,825 £21,250 £23,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% -

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +34 34 £44,000 +25.71% 8
Bradford - 5 £45,000 -
Wakefield -6 3 £35,000 -6.67%
BGP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 37 (86.05%) Cisco
2 34 (79.07%) MPLS
3 33 (76.74%) OSPF
4 30 (69.77%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (65.12%) CCNP
5 28 (65.12%) WAN
6 27 (62.79%) Firewall
7 22 (51.16%) CCNA
8 19 (44.19%) VoIP
9 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
9 18 (41.86%) VLAN
10 17 (39.53%) LAN
11 16 (37.21%) VPN
11 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (32.56%) EIGRP
12 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
13 13 (30.23%) F5
13 13 (30.23%) Juniper
13 13 (30.23%) DNS
13 13 (30.23%) VMware
14 12 (27.91%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (27.91%) Linux
15 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (23.26%) Spanning Tree
16 10 (23.26%) IPsec
17 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
17 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
17 8 (18.60%) High Availability
18 7 (16.28%) HSRP
18 7 (16.28%) Presales

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 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 34 (79.07%) MPLS
2 33 (76.74%) OSPF
3 28 (65.12%) WAN
4 27 (62.79%) Firewall
5 19 (44.19%) VoIP
6 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
6 18 (41.86%) VLAN
7 17 (39.53%) LAN
8 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (37.21%) VPN
9 14 (32.56%) EIGRP
10 13 (30.23%) DNS
11 12 (27.91%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (23.26%) IPsec
12 10 (23.26%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (16.28%) DHCP
13 7 (16.28%) HSRP
13 7 (16.28%) SSL
14 6 (13.95%) Intranet
14 6 (13.95%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (9.30%) Marketing
1 4 (9.30%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Network Operations Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Team Leader
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Consultant
5 6 (13.95%) Network Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Network Operations Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Network Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Network Team Leader
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Avaya Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) CSS
1 1 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.28%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.98%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) High Availability
2 7 (16.28%) Presales
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Network Management
4 5 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.30%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (6.98%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) Release Management
7 2 (4.65%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (4.65%) Service Management
7 2 (4.65%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (69.77%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (65.12%) CCNP
3 22 (51.16%) CCNA
4 6 (13.95%) CCDA
4 6 (13.95%) CCIP
4 6 (13.95%) CCSP
5 4 (9.30%) CCIE
6 2 (4.65%) CCDP
6 2 (4.65%) EMCIE
6 2 (4.65%) EMCTA
7 1 (2.33%) CCSA
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.33%) MCSA
7 1 (2.33%) MCSE
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) OpenView
2 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) F5
2 13 (30.23%) Juniper
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) Brocade
5 5 (11.63%) Aruba
6 3 (6.98%) Avaya
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.65%) NETGEAR
7 2 (4.65%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.33%) Civica
8 1 (2.33%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Meraki
8 1 (2.33%) Samsung
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds