Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 45 257
Rank change year-on-year -95 +212 -16
Permanent jobs citing BGP 29 476 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.86% 6.21% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.44% 27.12% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 47 130 60
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,909 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.49% - -

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 450 1,755 1,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.29% 22.90% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 353 1,218 1,124
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,412
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.69% +13.10%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £23,075
90th Percentile £63,700 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

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 10 August 2020.

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 10 August 2020. 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 +55 25 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire +20 4 £55,000 +15.79%
North Yorkshire -48 4 £45,000 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 22 (75.86%) WAN
3 20 (68.97%) MPLS
4 17 (58.62%) Firewall
4 17 (58.62%) OSPF
5 12 (41.38%) Juniper
5 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (37.93%) Fortinet
6 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
6 11 (37.93%) Cisco Firepower
7 10 (34.48%) Unified Communications
7 10 (34.48%) LAN
7 10 (34.48%) CCIE
7 10 (34.48%) CCNP
7 10 (34.48%) Network Design
8 9 (31.03%) Wireless
8 9 (31.03%) CCNA
8 9 (31.03%) VPN
9 8 (27.59%) IPv4
9 8 (27.59%) CCDP
9 8 (27.59%) Ethernet
9 8 (27.59%) VoIP
9 8 (27.59%) IPsec
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (27.59%) Network Security
10 7 (24.14%) Aruba
10 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
10 7 (24.14%) Presales

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Azure
2 4 (13.79%) AWS
3 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (10.34%) GCP
4 1 (3.45%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) WAN
2 20 (68.97%) MPLS
3 17 (58.62%) Firewall
3 17 (58.62%) OSPF
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco Firepower
5 10 (34.48%) LAN
5 10 (34.48%) Unified Communications
6 9 (31.03%) VPN
6 9 (31.03%) Wireless
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco ISE
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (27.59%) Ethernet
7 8 (27.59%) IPsec
7 8 (27.59%) IPv4
7 8 (27.59%) Network Security
7 8 (27.59%) VoIP
8 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
9 5 (17.24%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Network Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Core Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) IP Design Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) IP Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Network Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Product Design Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Product Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Network Design
2 7 (24.14%) Presales
3 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Network Management
5 4 (13.79%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.34%) Open Source
6 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Critical Thinking
7 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.90%) Decision-Making
7 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (34.48%) CCIE
2 10 (34.48%) CCNP
3 9 (31.03%) CCNA
4 8 (27.59%) CCDP
5 5 (17.24%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 3 (10.34%) DBS Check
7 2 (6.90%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) XenApp
1 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) FortiGate
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
1 4 (13.79%) Terraform
2 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.45%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Juniper
3 11 (37.93%) Fortinet
4 7 (24.14%) Aruba
4 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
5 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
5 6 (20.69%) Meraki
5 6 (20.69%) Riverbed
6 4 (13.79%) Avaya
6 4 (13.79%) Brocade
6 4 (13.79%) Dell
6 4 (13.79%) D-Link
6 4 (13.79%) Ericsson
6 4 (13.79%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) NETGEAR
6 4 (13.79%) Nokia
6 4 (13.79%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Zscaler