Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 272 233
Rank change year-on-year +226 -39 +26
Permanent jobs citing BGP 488 38 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.32% 0.39% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.11% 2.83% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 139 38 89
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,688 £26,200
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 1,800 1,342 1,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.32% 13.79% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,260 1,130 1,339
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,475 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,125 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +77 428 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Yorkshire +50 35 £55,000 +22.22% 4
South Yorkshire +10 17 £47,500 -24.00% 4
East Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 472 (96.72%) Cisco Certification
2 464 (95.08%) MPLS
3 456 (93.44%) CCNP
4 448 (91.80%) Cisco
5 435 (89.14%) Firewall
6 416 (85.25%) WAN
7 411 (84.22%) Cisco ASA
8 408 (83.61%) OSPF
9 404 (82.79%) CCNA
10 402 (82.38%) VPN
11 373 (76.43%) Network Security
12 368 (75.41%) DNS
13 365 (74.80%) FortiGate
14 362 (74.18%) Fortinet
15 355 (72.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 353 (72.34%) Service Delivery
17 352 (72.13%) Python
18 349 (71.52%) Linux
18 349 (71.52%) NetScaler
19 347 (71.11%) ISO 9001
19 347 (71.11%) IPsec
20 345 (70.70%) Unix
20 345 (70.70%) Change Control
20 345 (70.70%) Product Management
21 343 (70.29%) Cisco Nexus
22 337 (69.06%) Network Design
23 336 (68.85%) Perl
23 336 (68.85%) Broadband
24 333 (68.24%) Nagios
24 333 (68.24%) Network Management

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 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.28%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) PaaS
3 2 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 464 (95.08%) MPLS
2 435 (89.14%) Firewall
3 416 (85.25%) WAN
4 411 (84.22%) Cisco ASA
5 408 (83.61%) OSPF
6 402 (82.38%) VPN
7 373 (76.43%) Network Security
8 368 (75.41%) DNS
9 349 (71.52%) NetScaler
10 347 (71.11%) IPsec
11 343 (70.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 336 (68.85%) Broadband
13 329 (67.42%) ADSL
13 329 (67.42%) RIP
13 329 (67.42%) SMTP
14 58 (11.89%) Internet
15 52 (10.66%) Cisco Firepower
16 44 (9.02%) VoIP
17 39 (7.99%) Wireless
18 38 (7.79%) LAN
Development Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Git (software)
General
1 94 (19.26%) Telecoms
2 19 (3.89%) Finance
3 5 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (0.20%) Electronics
4 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 402 (82.38%) Network Engineer
2 229 (46.93%) Network Security Engineer
2 229 (46.93%) Security Engineer
3 157 (32.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 156 (31.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 151 (30.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 48 (9.84%) Switch Engineer
7 46 (9.43%) Developer
7 46 (9.43%) Product Developer
8 43 (8.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 42 (8.61%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 27 (5.53%) Network Support
11 23 (4.71%) Firewall Engineer
11 23 (4.71%) Network Specialist
12 21 (4.30%) Network Support Engineer
12 21 (4.30%) Support Engineer
13 14 (2.87%) Senior Network Engineer
14 10 (2.05%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (2.05%) Network Security Specialist
14 10 (2.05%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.28%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 329 (67.42%) Management Information System
2 39 (7.99%) Data Centre
3 15 (3.07%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (1.23%) Public Cloud
5 2 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 349 (71.52%) Linux
2 345 (70.70%) Unix
3 16 (3.28%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (72.34%) Service Delivery
2 345 (70.70%) Change Control
2 345 (70.70%) Product Management
3 337 (69.06%) Network Design
4 333 (68.24%) Network Management
5 42 (8.61%) Presales
6 41 (8.40%) Validation
7 33 (6.76%) ITIL
8 23 (4.71%) DevOps
9 22 (4.51%) Network Architecture
10 19 (3.89%) Load Balancing
10 19 (3.89%) Security Monitoring
11 16 (3.28%) Analytics
11 16 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (3.28%) Data Analytics
11 16 (3.28%) ITIL V3
11 16 (3.28%) SIEM
11 16 (3.28%) Technical Leadership
12 15 (3.07%) Customer Engagement
12 15 (3.07%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 352 (72.13%) Python
2 336 (68.85%) Perl
3 333 (68.24%) Bash Shell
4 7 (1.43%) C
5 5 (1.02%) PHP
6 3 (0.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 472 (96.72%) Cisco Certification
2 456 (93.44%) CCNP
3 404 (82.79%) CCNA
4 18 (3.69%) CCIE
5 15 (3.07%) JNCIS
6 8 (1.64%) CCDP
7 7 (1.43%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.20%) Degree
8 1 (0.20%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 355 (72.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 347 (71.11%) ISO 9001
3 10 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.84%) SLA
5 8 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 42 (8.61%) vCloud
2 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 365 (74.80%) FortiGate
2 333 (68.24%) Nagios
3 19 (3.89%) RANCID
4 15 (3.07%) AirWatch
5 9 (1.84%) Puppet
6 7 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.23%) Ansible
7 6 (1.23%) Observium
8 3 (0.61%) Cacti
8 3 (0.61%) OpenNMS
8 3 (0.61%) SCCM
8 3 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 448 (91.80%) Cisco
2 362 (74.18%) Fortinet
3 262 (53.69%) Palo Alto
4 53 (10.86%) CheckPoint
5 44 (9.02%) Juniper
6 27 (5.53%) Meraki
7 21 (4.30%) Huawei
8 20 (4.10%) Citrix
9 16 (3.28%) Draytek
10 15 (3.07%) ForeScout
11 11 (2.25%) Brocade
12 7 (1.43%) Extreme Networks
13 5 (1.02%) VMware
14 4 (0.82%) F5
15 3 (0.61%) Ericsson
15 3 (0.61%) Foundry
15 3 (0.61%) SolarWinds
15 3 (0.61%) ZyXEL
16 2 (0.41%) Imperva
16 2 (0.41%) Microsoft