Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 193 256
Rank change year-on-year -14 +63 +16
Permanent jobs citing BGP 30 71 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.55% 1.05% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.89% 6.32% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 59 28
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% -16.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -11.58%

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 772 1,123 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.21% 16.54% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 663 951 987
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +1 26 £46,948 +6.70% 7
Otley - 4 £26,000 -
BGP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 24 (80.00%) Firewall
3 22 (73.33%) OSPF
4 19 (63.33%) WAN
5 17 (56.67%) LAN
5 17 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (56.67%) F5
6 16 (53.33%) MPLS
6 16 (53.33%) EIGRP
7 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (46.67%) SolarWinds
8 13 (43.33%) VoIP
8 13 (43.33%) CCNP
9 12 (40.00%) WLAN
9 12 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (40.00%) Fortinet
9 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
10 11 (36.67%) VLAN
10 11 (36.67%) Network Security
11 10 (33.33%) Linux
11 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
12 9 (30.00%) Windows
12 9 (30.00%) Wireshark
13 8 (26.67%) ArcSight
13 8 (26.67%) VPN
13 8 (26.67%) CCNA
13 8 (26.67%) IPsec
14 7 (23.33%) Wireless
14 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
14 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus

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 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (10.00%) IIS
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Akamai
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) Firewall
2 22 (73.33%) OSPF
3 19 (63.33%) WAN
4 17 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (56.67%) LAN
5 16 (53.33%) EIGRP
5 16 (53.33%) MPLS
6 13 (43.33%) VoIP
7 12 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (40.00%) WLAN
8 11 (36.67%) Network Security
8 11 (36.67%) VLAN
9 9 (30.00%) Wireshark
10 8 (26.67%) IPsec
10 8 (26.67%) VPN
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (23.33%) VPLS
11 7 (23.33%) Wireless
12 6 (20.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Network Support
3 5 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Project Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) JSON
1 1 (3.33%) REST
1 1 (3.33%) SailPoint
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (16.67%) CRM
2 5 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Principle of Least Privilege
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (13.33%) Python
1 4 (13.33%) Tcl
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Lisp
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (43.33%) CCNP
3 8 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) CCSA
5 2 (6.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware NSX
3 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Nagios
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (16.67%) Packer
2 5 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (13.33%) ArcSight ESM
3 4 (13.33%) Netcool
3 4 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (10.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.33%) Ansible
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 17 (56.67%) F5
3 14 (46.67%) SolarWinds
4 12 (40.00%) Fortinet
5 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 8 (26.67%) ArcSight
7 7 (23.33%) CyberArk
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) ScanSafe
8 5 (16.67%) VMware
8 5 (16.67%) Zscaler
9 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
9 4 (13.33%) Juniper
9 4 (13.33%) LogRhythm
9 4 (13.33%) Palo Alto
9 4 (13.33%) Symantec
9 4 (13.33%) Tufin
10 3 (10.00%) AlienVault
11 2 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (6.67%) Brocade