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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 10 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.44% - 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
6 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.33% 17.48% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 15
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £30,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

BGP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP Voice

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP Voice
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed