Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 285 285
Rank change year-on-year +60 0 -119
Permanent jobs citing BGP 86 45 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.40% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.39% 2.51% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 69 43 60
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.04% +6.11%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £52,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 1595 1793 2163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.11% 16.01% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1489 1768
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +74 72 £44,000 +4.76% 4
North Yorkshire +20 10 £65,000 +116.67%
East Yorkshire - 2 £26,250 -
South Yorkshire +9 1 £47,500 +5.56% 1
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 79 (91.86%) Cisco
2 65 (75.58%) Cisco Certification
3 63 (73.26%) OSPF
4 61 (70.93%) CCNP
5 60 (69.77%) MPLS
6 53 (61.63%) Firewall
7 47 (54.65%) CCNA
7 47 (54.65%) WAN
8 41 (47.67%) VPN
9 39 (45.35%) VLAN
10 32 (37.21%) VoIP
11 31 (36.05%) LAN
12 30 (34.88%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
14 26 (30.23%) Juniper
14 26 (30.23%) EIGRP
15 25 (29.07%) DNS
16 24 (27.91%) Linux
16 24 (27.91%) Cisco IOS
17 23 (26.74%) Data Centre
18 21 (24.42%) IPsec
19 19 (22.09%) VMware
20 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (20.93%) F5
20 18 (20.93%) Spanning Tree
21 17 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
21 17 (19.77%) Network Security
22 16 (18.60%) DHCP
22 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
23 14 (16.28%) WLAN

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 5 (5.81%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (73.26%) OSPF
2 60 (69.77%) MPLS
3 53 (61.63%) Firewall
4 47 (54.65%) WAN
5 41 (47.67%) VPN
6 39 (45.35%) VLAN
7 32 (37.21%) VoIP
8 31 (36.05%) LAN
9 30 (34.88%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
11 26 (30.23%) EIGRP
12 25 (29.07%) DNS
13 24 (27.91%) Cisco IOS
14 21 (24.42%) IPsec
15 18 (20.93%) Spanning Tree
16 17 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (19.77%) Network Security
17 16 (18.60%) DHCP
18 14 (16.28%) WLAN
19 12 (13.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (55.81%) Network Engineer
2 30 (34.88%) Cisco Engineer
3 26 (30.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (16.28%) Consultant
5 13 (15.12%) Network Operations Engineer
5 13 (15.12%) Operations Engineer
6 12 (13.95%) Network Consultant
6 12 (13.95%) Team Leader
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Network Operations Specialist
8 7 (8.14%) Network Specialist
8 7 (8.14%) Network Team Leader
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Architect
9 6 (6.98%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Network Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.16%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Data Centre
2 13 (15.12%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) NHS
4 2 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.91%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) High Availability
2 11 (12.79%) Presales
3 9 (10.47%) ITIL
3 9 (10.47%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (8.14%) Network Design
5 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.81%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.81%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.65%) Network Management
7 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.49%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (3.49%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.49%) Network Optimisation
8 3 (3.49%) Project Management
8 3 (3.49%) Release Management
8 3 (3.49%) Workload Management
9 2 (2.33%) Change Management
9 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.16%) Perl
1 1 (1.16%) Python
1 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (75.58%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (70.93%) CCNP
3 47 (54.65%) CCNA
4 11 (12.79%) CCDA
4 11 (12.79%) CCIE
4 11 (12.79%) CCSP
5 10 (11.63%) CCIP
6 3 (3.49%) CCDP
7 2 (2.33%) EMCIE
7 2 (2.33%) EMCTA
7 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.16%) CCVP
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.16%) MCSA
8 1 (1.16%) MCSE
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.33%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.33%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 79 (91.86%) Cisco
2 26 (30.23%) Juniper
3 19 (22.09%) VMware
4 18 (20.93%) F5
5 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
6 14 (16.28%) CheckPoint
7 13 (15.12%) Brocade
8 8 (9.30%) Citrix
9 6 (6.98%) Aruba
10 5 (5.81%) Palo Alto
11 4 (4.65%) Avaya
12 3 (3.49%) Civica
12 3 (3.49%) Fortinet
12 3 (3.49%) NETGEAR
12 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.49%) WatchGuard
13 1 (1.16%) NICE Systems