Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 225 293
Rank change year-on-year -11 +68 +16
Permanent jobs citing BGP 52 86 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.87% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.30% 5.33% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 58 70 41
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -9.19%
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,875 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -2.91%

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 1,209 1,612 1,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.36% 16.31% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1,343 1,477
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £58,450
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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 -15 28 £45,000 +2.27% 8
North Yorkshire -1 16 £50,000 -23.08% 1
South Yorkshire 0 8 £62,500 +31.58% 1
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 49 (94.23%) Cisco
2 41 (78.85%) Firewall
3 38 (73.08%) WAN
4 37 (71.15%) MPLS
5 36 (69.23%) OSPF
6 34 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (57.69%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (55.77%) F5
9 27 (51.92%) CCNP
10 26 (50.00%) Juniper
10 26 (50.00%) Network Security
11 25 (48.08%) VPN
11 25 (48.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 23 (44.23%) CheckPoint
13 21 (40.38%) VPLS
14 20 (38.46%) CCIE
14 20 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
15 19 (36.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 19 (36.54%) Cisco IOS
16 18 (34.62%) LAN
17 17 (32.69%) WLAN
18 16 (30.77%) EIGRP
19 15 (28.85%) NetScaler
20 14 (26.92%) NX-OS
20 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
20 14 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
20 14 (26.92%) VoIP
21 13 (25.00%) DNS
21 13 (25.00%) SolarWinds
22 12 (23.08%) Fortinet

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 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (5.77%) IIS
1 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) IaaS
2 3 (5.77%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Akamai
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (78.85%) Firewall
2 38 (73.08%) WAN
3 37 (71.15%) MPLS
4 36 (69.23%) OSPF
5 30 (57.69%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (50.00%) Network Security
7 25 (48.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 25 (48.08%) VPN
8 21 (40.38%) VPLS
9 20 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (36.54%) Cisco IOS
10 19 (36.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 18 (34.62%) LAN
12 17 (32.69%) WLAN
13 16 (30.77%) EIGRP
14 15 (28.85%) NetScaler
15 14 (26.92%) NX-OS
15 14 (26.92%) VoIP
16 13 (25.00%) DNS
17 10 (19.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Redis
3 1 (1.92%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Network Specialist
4 8 (15.38%) Architect
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (11.54%) IP Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (11.54%) Network Security Specialist
6 6 (11.54%) Security Specialist
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Specialist
7 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
8 4 (7.69%) Network Support
8 4 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) JSON
1 1 (1.92%) LDAP
1 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.92%) REST
1 1 (1.92%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (9.62%) CRM
4 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (9.62%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (7.69%) Proactive Management
6 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.77%) Network Design
7 2 (3.85%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.85%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.85%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (3.85%) SIEM
8 1 (1.92%) DevOps
8 1 (1.92%) Principle of Least Privilege
8 1 (1.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) Python
2 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.77%) Tcl
4 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Lisp
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (51.92%) CCNP
3 20 (38.46%) CCIE
4 8 (15.38%) CCNA
5 6 (11.54%) JNCIE
6 4 (7.69%) Degree
7 3 (5.77%) CCIE Security
8 2 (3.85%) CCSA
8 2 (3.85%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) XenApp
2 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.92%) Gluster
4 1 (1.92%) LXC
4 1 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Nagios
1 6 (11.54%) Puppet
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (9.62%) Packer
2 5 (9.62%) Terraform
2 5 (9.62%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (5.77%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (5.77%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.77%) Netcool
3 3 (5.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.85%) Ansible
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.92%) Graphite
5 1 (1.92%) Graylog
5 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.92%) Icinga
5 1 (1.92%) logstash
5 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.92%) Salt
5 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (94.23%) Cisco
2 29 (55.77%) F5
3 26 (50.00%) Juniper
4 23 (44.23%) CheckPoint
5 13 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 12 (23.08%) Fortinet
7 10 (19.23%) Zscaler
8 8 (15.38%) Blue Coat
8 8 (15.38%) VMware
9 7 (13.46%) ArcSight
10 6 (11.54%) Citrix
10 6 (11.54%) CyberArk
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 5 (9.62%) Google
11 5 (9.62%) Imperva
11 5 (9.62%) Infoblox
11 5 (9.62%) ScanSafe
12 4 (7.69%) LogRhythm
12 4 (7.69%) Palo Alto
13 3 (5.77%) AlienVault