The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 13 24
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.89% 3.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Median salary - £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
BGP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.32% 18.87% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 24
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

BGP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Aberdeen region.

BGP Salary Trend in Aberdeen