Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 232 227
Rank change year-on-year +110 -5 +70
Permanent jobs citing BGP 150 58 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.27% 0.70% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.93% 4.71% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 66
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,750 £38,750 £26,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £58,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 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 1,077 1,231 1,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.33% 14.89% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 838 1,030 1,283
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,859 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,850 £22,800
90th Percentile £62,875 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Yorkshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

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 6 December 2019. 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
North Yorkshire +74 123 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Yorkshire +19 22 £45,000 -3.23% 6
East Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire +10 2 £70,000 +12.00% 2
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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.

1 141 (94.00%) MPLS
2 138 (92.00%) Cisco Certification
3 135 (90.00%) CCNP
4 124 (82.67%) CCNA
5 123 (82.00%) Cisco
6 119 (79.33%) WAN
7 111 (74.00%) Firewall
8 104 (69.33%) Cisco ASA
9 101 (67.33%) OSPF
10 99 (66.00%) VPN
11 94 (62.67%) FortiGate
12 93 (62.00%) Network Security
13 91 (60.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 89 (59.33%) Fortinet
14 89 (59.33%) Service Delivery
15 88 (58.67%) ISO 9001
16 86 (57.33%) DNS
16 86 (57.33%) Change Control
16 86 (57.33%) Product Management
17 84 (56.00%) IPsec
18 82 (54.67%) NetScaler
19 81 (54.00%) Python
20 80 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
21 79 (52.67%) Palo Alto
22 78 (52.00%) Network Management
22 78 (52.00%) Perl
22 78 (52.00%) Unix
23 77 (51.33%) Broadband
23 77 (51.33%) Nagios
24 76 (50.67%) Linux

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:

Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) AWS
1 3 (2.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 141 (94.00%) MPLS
2 119 (79.33%) WAN
3 111 (74.00%) Firewall
4 104 (69.33%) Cisco ASA
5 101 (67.33%) OSPF
6 99 (66.00%) VPN
7 93 (62.00%) Network Security
8 86 (57.33%) DNS
9 84 (56.00%) IPsec
10 82 (54.67%) NetScaler
11 80 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 77 (51.33%) Broadband
13 73 (48.67%) ADSL
13 73 (48.67%) RIP
13 73 (48.67%) SMTP
14 36 (24.00%) Internet
15 22 (14.67%) Wireless
16 20 (13.33%) LAN
17 13 (8.67%) VLAN
18 12 (8.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (0.67%) Games
3 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (92.67%) Network Engineer
2 76 (50.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 76 (50.67%) Security Engineer
3 69 (46.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 69 (46.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 65 (43.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 27 (18.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 27 (18.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Network Support
6 13 (8.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Switch Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) Technical Support
9 5 (3.33%) Technical Support Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) LAN Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 73 (48.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 78 (52.00%) Unix
2 76 (50.67%) Linux
3 7 (4.67%) CatOS
4 3 (2.00%) Windows
5 2 (1.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (59.33%) Service Delivery
2 86 (57.33%) Change Control
2 86 (57.33%) Product Management
3 78 (52.00%) Network Management
4 76 (50.67%) Network Design
5 28 (18.67%) Presales
6 24 (16.00%) Validation
7 12 (8.00%) ITIL
8 8 (5.33%) DevOps
9 7 (4.67%) Analytics
9 7 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.67%) Data Analytics
9 7 (4.67%) Technical Leadership
10 5 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (3.33%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (2.67%) ITSM
11 4 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (2.67%) Network Planning
11 4 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (54.00%) Python
2 78 (52.00%) Perl
3 76 (50.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.33%) C
4 5 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 138 (92.00%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (90.00%) CCNP
3 124 (82.67%) CCNA
4 9 (6.00%) CCDP
4 9 (6.00%) CCIE
5 5 (3.33%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.00%) Degree
7 2 (1.33%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.33%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.67%) CCDA
8 1 (0.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.67%) MCP
8 1 (0.67%) MCSA
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (60.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 88 (58.67%) ISO 9001
3 7 (4.67%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.33%) SLA
5 3 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 26 (17.33%) vCloud
2 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.67%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 94 (62.67%) FortiGate
2 77 (51.33%) Nagios
3 5 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.33%) RANCID
4 4 (2.67%) Cacti
5 2 (1.33%) Nmap
5 2 (1.33%) OpenNMS
5 2 (1.33%) Puppet
5 2 (1.33%) SCCM
5 2 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (82.00%) Cisco
2 89 (59.33%) Fortinet
3 79 (52.67%) Palo Alto
4 12 (8.00%) Juniper
5 10 (6.67%) Citrix
6 8 (5.33%) CheckPoint
7 7 (4.67%) Huawei
8 5 (3.33%) Draytek
8 5 (3.33%) VMware
9 4 (2.67%) Imperva
9 4 (2.67%) Meraki
9 4 (2.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.67%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.33%) Brocade
10 2 (1.33%) D-Link
10 2 (1.33%) Ericsson
10 2 (1.33%) Foundry
10 2 (1.33%) ZyXEL
11 1 (0.67%) F5
11 1 (0.67%) Riverbed