Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 217 220
Rank change year-on-year -31 +3 +54
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 50 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.71% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 5.48% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 117
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,875 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.67% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £35,475 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.82% -15.00% -

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 891 912 1,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.38% 12.99% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 774 774 998
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.93% -5.63% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 May 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 24 May 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 -6 11 £41,875 +11.67% 4
Wakefield -9 1 £47,500 +26.67% 1
BGP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) MPLS
3 10 (76.92%) OSPF
3 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) CCNP
5 7 (53.85%) CCNA
5 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
5 7 (53.85%) LAN
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (53.85%) F5
6 6 (46.15%) High Availability
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (38.46%) VoIP
7 5 (38.46%) VPN
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
8 4 (30.77%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) VLAN
9 3 (23.08%) VPLS
9 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) Juniper
9 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint

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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) MPLS
2 10 (76.92%) OSPF
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (38.46%) VoIP
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) VLAN
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Firepower
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) VPLS
7 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (15.38%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
2 2 (15.38%) Threat Detection
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Lisp
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCDA
4 2 (15.38%) CCIP
4 2 (15.38%) CCSP
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) CCSA
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Aruba
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (7.69%) Motorola
6 1 (7.69%) Samsung