Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 0.61% 0.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Wigan median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 -
Manchester median annual salary £60,862 £50,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +21.72% +35.14% -12.94%

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 Wigan with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 64 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 38.79% 8.85% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 7 13
Wigan median annual salary £22,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -21.43% +45.83%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,700 £19,150
90th Percentile £36,000 £39,000 £42,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% +6.67%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Wigan

BGP
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for BGP in Wigan

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Wigan region with a requirement for BGP.

1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) F5

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet