The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 31 39
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.42% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.55% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
25 22 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.78% 9.21% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 38
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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