Period
to 15 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 15 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 194 166 82
Rank change year-on-year -28 -84 +199
Permanent jobs citing BGP 34 40 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.83% 3.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 6.26% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 98
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £41,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £102,688 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,705 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.26% +6.10% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 902 639 1,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.26% 13.33% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 705 527 1,163
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,750 £21,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,491 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.03% +4.19% -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BGP in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for BGP in Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing BGP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Salary histogram for BGP in Yorkshire

BGP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 May 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -4 18 £42,500 -15.00% 6
South Yorkshire -25 10 £60,000 -7.69% 1
North Yorkshire -9 6 £55,000 +29.41% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (85.29%) MPLS
2 29 (85.29%) Firewall
3 26 (76.47%) CCNP
3 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (70.59%) OSPF
5 18 (52.94%) WAN
6 17 (50.00%) DNS
7 16 (47.06%) CCNA
8 15 (44.12%) VPN
9 14 (41.18%) Linux
9 14 (41.18%) JNCIP
9 14 (41.18%) Ubuntu
9 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
9 14 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (38.24%) Juniper
11 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
12 11 (32.35%) LAN
13 10 (29.41%) Fortinet
14 9 (26.47%) Ethernet
14 9 (26.47%) EIGRP
14 9 (26.47%) Wireshark
15 8 (23.53%) FreeRADIUS
15 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (23.53%) FortiGate
15 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
15 8 (23.53%) VXLAN
15 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
15 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2019
15 8 (23.53%) Python

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (5.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Azure
2 2 (5.88%) AWS
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) Firewall
1 29 (85.29%) MPLS
2 24 (70.59%) OSPF
3 18 (52.94%) WAN
4 17 (50.00%) DNS
5 15 (44.12%) VPN
6 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (32.35%) LAN
8 9 (26.47%) EIGRP
8 9 (26.47%) Ethernet
8 9 (26.47%) Wireshark
9 8 (23.53%) Broadband
9 8 (23.53%) DSL
9 8 (23.53%) IPsec
9 8 (23.53%) VXLAN
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (20.59%) WLAN
11 6 (17.65%) PPP
11 6 (17.65%) SSL
General
1 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Influencing Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Social Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Network Engineer
2 18 (52.94%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Network Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Network Support
3 5 (14.71%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Support
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
1 14 (41.18%) Ubuntu
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2019
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (17.65%) Innovative Thinking
3 6 (17.65%) Network Design
3 6 (17.65%) Proactive Monitoring
3 6 (17.65%) Web Filtering
4 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.82%) Presales
6 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PHP
1 8 (23.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) CCNP
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (47.06%) CCNA
3 14 (41.18%) JNCIP
4 7 (20.59%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) FortiGate
2 6 (17.65%) Cacti
2 6 (17.65%) Nagios
2 6 (17.65%) Nmap
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) Juniper
3 10 (29.41%) Fortinet
4 7 (20.59%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) D-Link
5 6 (17.65%) Draytek
5 6 (17.65%) Meraki
6 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.82%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.88%) VMware
9 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
9 1 (2.94%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.94%) Zscaler