Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 205 240 293
Rank change year-on-year +35 +53 -27
Permanent jobs citing BGP 69 65 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.81% 4.81% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 30
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +17.33% -18.92%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,750 £47,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% -

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 1,187 1,352 1,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.96% 14.21% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 975 1,145 1,345
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -5.26%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,550 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 15 January 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 15 January 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
West Yorkshire +17 39 £47,500 +7.95% 10
North Yorkshire +19 23 £45,000 -21.74% 1
South Yorkshire -2 7 £62,500 +31.58% 1
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 66 (95.65%) Cisco
2 56 (81.16%) Firewall
3 55 (79.71%) OSPF
4 44 (63.77%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (57.97%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (56.52%) CCNP
7 37 (53.62%) MPLS
7 37 (53.62%) VPN
8 36 (52.17%) WAN
9 33 (47.83%) Juniper
10 31 (44.93%) Network Security
11 30 (43.48%) VLAN
12 29 (42.03%) EIGRP
13 27 (39.13%) CCNA
14 25 (36.23%) VoIP
15 24 (34.78%) F5
16 22 (31.88%) LAN
17 21 (30.43%) Cisco ISE
17 21 (30.43%) Data Centre
18 20 (28.99%) Cisco Firepower
18 20 (28.99%) CheckPoint
19 19 (27.54%) Palo Alto
20 18 (26.09%) Cisco IOS
21 17 (24.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 16 (23.19%) Linux
23 15 (21.74%) WLAN
23 15 (21.74%) SSL
23 15 (21.74%) VPLS
23 15 (21.74%) JNCIS
23 15 (21.74%) Customer Engagement

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 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.35%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.90%) Akamai
3 2 (2.90%) IaaS
3 2 (2.90%) PaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (81.16%) Firewall
2 55 (79.71%) OSPF
3 40 (57.97%) Cisco ASA
4 37 (53.62%) MPLS
4 37 (53.62%) VPN
5 36 (52.17%) WAN
6 31 (44.93%) Network Security
7 30 (43.48%) VLAN
8 29 (42.03%) EIGRP
9 25 (36.23%) VoIP
10 22 (31.88%) LAN
11 21 (30.43%) Cisco ISE
12 20 (28.99%) Cisco Firepower
13 18 (26.09%) Cisco IOS
14 17 (24.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 15 (21.74%) SSL
15 15 (21.74%) VPLS
15 15 (21.74%) WLAN
16 13 (18.84%) DNS
17 12 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) Redis
3 1 (1.45%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Security Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Network Specialist
6 6 (8.70%) Network Support
6 6 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Project Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) IP Architect
8 4 (5.80%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Engineering Specialist
10 2 (2.90%) Cisco Network Specialist
10 2 (2.90%) Designer
10 2 (2.90%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) JSON
1 1 (1.45%) LDAP
1 1 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.45%) REST
1 1 (1.45%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 15 (21.74%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
2 11 (15.94%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Unix
5 1 (1.45%) CentOS
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Customer Engagement
1 15 (21.74%) Security Operations
2 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (13.04%) Network Architecture
4 8 (11.59%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.14%) Network Design
6 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
7 5 (7.25%) CRM
7 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (5.80%) High Availability
8 4 (5.80%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.80%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.35%) Network Management
9 3 (4.35%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (2.90%) Change Management
10 2 (2.90%) Identity Access Management
10 2 (2.90%) ITIL
10 2 (2.90%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) Python
2 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
2 5 (7.25%) Tcl
3 3 (4.35%) SQL
4 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (63.77%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (56.52%) CCNP
3 27 (39.13%) CCNA
4 15 (21.74%) JNCIS
5 13 (18.84%) CCIE
6 5 (7.25%) Degree
7 4 (5.80%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.90%) CCSA
8 2 (2.90%) CCSE
9 1 (1.45%) CCIE Security
9 1 (1.45%) MCSE
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) PMO
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) VMware NSX
3 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) Gluster
4 1 (1.45%) LXC
4 1 (1.45%) NFS
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) AirWatch
2 7 (10.14%) Nagios
3 5 (7.25%) ArcSight ESM
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (7.25%) Netcool
3 5 (7.25%) Packer
3 5 (7.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (7.25%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.90%) Ansible
4 2 (2.90%) Cacti
4 2 (2.90%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.90%) OpenNMS
4 2 (2.90%) Puppet
4 2 (2.90%) SCOM
5 1 (1.45%) Graphite
5 1 (1.45%) Graylog
5 1 (1.45%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.45%) Icinga
5 1 (1.45%) logstash
5 1 (1.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 66 (95.65%) Cisco
2 33 (47.83%) Juniper
3 24 (34.78%) F5
4 20 (28.99%) CheckPoint
5 19 (27.54%) Palo Alto
6 15 (21.74%) ForeScout
7 14 (20.29%) SolarWinds
8 11 (15.94%) Fortinet
9 9 (13.04%) ArcSight
9 9 (13.04%) VMware
10 8 (11.59%) CyberArk
10 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.70%) Blue Coat
11 6 (8.70%) Symantec
11 6 (8.70%) Zscaler
12 5 (7.25%) ScanSafe
12 5 (7.25%) Tufin
13 4 (5.80%) LogRhythm
14 3 (4.35%) AlienVault
14 3 (4.35%) Huawei