Period
to 4 December 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 228 157 110
Rank change year-on-year -71 -47 +128
Permanent jobs citing BGP 33 30 177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.91% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 5.49% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 63
10th Percentile £41,750 £33,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
75th Percentile £63,125 £55,000 £52,250
90th Percentile £79,875 £58,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.44% +2.27% +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 1,137 546 1,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.71% 16.56% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 871 434 872
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £21,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £40,859
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +10.13% +2.15%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,188 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -86 24 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -5 5 £60,000 +29.73% 1
South Yorkshire -42 3 £80,000 +45.45% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) Firewall
3 26 (78.79%) OSPF
4 19 (57.58%) MPLS
4 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (57.58%) Juniper
4 19 (57.58%) VPN
5 17 (51.52%) Fortinet
6 16 (48.48%) CCNP
7 15 (45.45%) IPsec
7 15 (45.45%) Palo Alto
8 13 (39.39%) Internet
9 12 (36.36%) Firmware
10 11 (33.33%) WAN
11 10 (30.30%) VoIP
11 10 (30.30%) CCNA
11 10 (30.30%) RIP
11 10 (30.30%) EIGRP
11 10 (30.30%) Network Design
11 10 (30.30%) JNCIA
11 10 (30.30%) Meraki
11 10 (30.30%) F5
12 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (21.21%) DNS
14 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
14 5 (15.15%) Wireless
14 5 (15.15%) Finance
14 5 (15.15%) VMware
14 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
14 5 (15.15%) Project Delivery

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 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) AWS
1 3 (9.09%) Azure
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) Firewall
2 26 (78.79%) OSPF
3 19 (57.58%) MPLS
3 19 (57.58%) VPN
4 15 (45.45%) IPsec
5 13 (39.39%) Internet
6 11 (33.33%) WAN
7 10 (30.30%) EIGRP
7 10 (30.30%) RIP
7 10 (30.30%) VoIP
8 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (21.21%) DNS
10 5 (15.15%) Wireless
11 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (12.12%) LAN
12 3 (9.09%) 4G
12 3 (9.09%) Broadband
12 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
12 3 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 3 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.06%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) IP Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) IP Network Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Juniper Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Lead Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Project Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) IP Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Network Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Principal Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Core Network Architect
8 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Juniper Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Network Design
2 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
2 5 (15.15%) Project Delivery
3 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.09%) Presales
3 3 (9.09%) Time Management
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Coaching
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.06%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.06%) Kanban
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) C
2 2 (6.06%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (48.48%) CCNP
3 10 (30.30%) CCNA
3 10 (30.30%) JNCIA
4 4 (12.12%) JNCIE
5 3 (9.09%) CCIE
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Firmware
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) Juniper
3 17 (51.52%) Fortinet
4 15 (45.45%) Palo Alto
5 10 (30.30%) F5
5 10 (30.30%) Meraki
6 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
6 5 (15.15%) VMware
7 3 (9.09%) YouTube
8 2 (6.06%) Aruba
8 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.06%) MikroTik
8 2 (6.06%) Sophos
8 2 (6.06%) Ubiquiti