The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 159 223 205
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -18
Permanent jobs citing BGP 163 104 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.48% 0.87% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% 5.56% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 148 99 109
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £40,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,150 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
BGP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1859 1869 2418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.89% 15.57% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1637 2157
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BGP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

BGP Salary Trend in the City of London

BGP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in the City of London

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 262 (86.75%) Cisco
2 210 (69.54%) MPLS
3 188 (62.25%) Cisco Certification
4 183 (60.60%) OSPF
5 163 (53.97%) Firewall
6 157 (51.99%) CCNP
7 144 (47.68%) EIGRP
8 124 (41.06%) WAN
9 112 (37.09%) Juniper
10 101 (33.44%) VPN
11 97 (32.12%) Telecoms
12 95 (31.46%) Finance
13 92 (30.46%) VPLS
14 85 (28.15%) LAN
15 80 (26.49%) Wireless
16 77 (25.50%) Cisco ASA
17 72 (23.84%) Linux
18 71 (23.51%) CheckPoint
19 68 (22.52%) Network Security
20 63 (20.86%) F5
21 61 (20.20%) TCP/IP
22 58 (19.21%) CCNA
23 54 (17.88%) VLAN
23 54 (17.88%) Cisco Nexus
24 53 (17.55%) DNS
25 50 (16.56%) VoIP
25 50 (16.56%) ITIL
26 49 (16.23%) HSRP
26 49 (16.23%) Multicast
27 47 (15.56%) Cisco IOS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.66%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.66%) Lync
2 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.32%) nginx
3 4 (1.32%) ejabberd
3 4 (1.32%) Apache
3 4 (1.32%) Zope
3 4 (1.32%) Plone
4 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.33%) SAS
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.66%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.32%) SaaS
2 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 210 (69.54%) MPLS
2 183 (60.60%) OSPF
3 163 (53.97%) Firewall
4 144 (47.68%) EIGRP
5 124 (41.06%) WAN
6 101 (33.44%) VPN
7 92 (30.46%) VPLS
8 85 (28.15%) LAN
9 80 (26.49%) Wireless
10 77 (25.50%) Cisco ASA
11 68 (22.52%) Network Security
12 61 (20.20%) TCP/IP
13 54 (17.88%) VLAN
13 54 (17.88%) Cisco Nexus
14 53 (17.55%) DNS
15 50 (16.56%) VoIP
16 49 (16.23%) HSRP
16 49 (16.23%) Multicast
17 47 (15.56%) Cisco IOS
18 41 (13.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.99%) MySQL
2 4 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.32%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Emacs
2 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 97 (32.12%) Telecoms
2 95 (31.46%) Finance
3 20 (6.62%) Banking
4 11 (3.64%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.32%) Advertising
5 7 (2.32%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.32%) Back Office
6 5 (1.66%) Billing
7 4 (1.32%) Games
8 3 (0.99%) International Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Publishing
8 3 (0.99%) Law
9 2 (0.66%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 179 (59.27%) Network Engineer
2 45 (14.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 41 (13.58%) IP Engineer
4 38 (12.58%) Network Support
5 29 (9.60%) IP Network Engineer
6 25 (8.28%) Security Engineer
7 21 (6.95%) Support Engineer
7 21 (6.95%) Network Security Engineer
8 15 (4.97%) Test Engineer
8 15 (4.97%) Network Support Engineer
9 14 (4.64%) Senior Security Engineer
10 13 (4.30%) Implementation Engineer
10 13 (4.30%) Cisco Engineer
11 11 (3.64%) Team Leader
11 11 (3.64%) Network Team Leader
12 10 (3.31%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 10 (3.31%) NOC Engineer
12 10 (3.31%) Consultant
13 9 (2.98%) Architect
13 9 (2.98%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.99%) SOAP
2 3 (0.99%) XMPP
3 1 (0.33%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.65%) IVR
3 6 (1.99%) Derivative
4 5 (1.66%) Fixed Income
4 5 (1.66%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.66%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (1.66%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.32%) Replication
5 4 (1.32%) AVVID
5 4 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (0.99%) Equities
6 3 (0.99%) Statistics
6 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.66%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.66%) e-Health
7 2 (0.66%) SecurID
8 1 (0.33%) PKI
8 1 (0.33%) DTV
8 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 72 (23.84%) Linux
2 28 (9.27%) Windows
3 26 (8.61%) UNIX
4 9 (2.98%) Solaris
5 8 (2.65%) CentOS
6 7 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.32%) Debian
8 4 (1.32%) OpenBSD
8 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.32%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.66%) SELinux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (16.56%) ITIL
2 41 (13.58%) Network Design
3 38 (12.58%) Load Balancing
4 27 (8.94%) Network Management
5 21 (6.95%) Low Latency
6 19 (6.29%) Project Management
7 17 (5.63%) Test Automation
8 14 (4.64%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (4.64%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (4.30%) Network Architecture
10 12 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (3.64%) Service Management
11 11 (3.64%) Validation
11 11 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (2.98%) Electronic Trading
12 9 (2.98%) Change Control
12 9 (2.98%) Capacity Management
13 8 (2.65%) Configuration Management
13 8 (2.65%) ITSM
14 7 (2.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.60%) Perl
2 25 (8.28%) Python
3 20 (6.62%) PHP
4 15 (4.97%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.64%) Tcl
6 10 (3.31%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.32%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.99%) SQL
9 3 (0.99%) C
10 2 (0.66%) Java
10 2 (0.66%) Ruby
11 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 188 (62.25%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (51.99%) CCNP
3 58 (19.21%) CCNA
4 40 (13.25%) CCIE
5 24 (7.95%) Degree
6 22 (7.28%) CCSA
7 21 (6.95%) CCIP
8 16 (5.30%) CCDP
8 16 (5.30%) CCSE
9 12 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (3.97%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (2.65%) RHCE
11 8 (2.65%) JNCIA
12 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.66%) JNCIE
13 5 (1.66%) MCITP
14 4 (1.32%) CCVP
14 4 (1.32%) Check Point Certification
15 3 (0.99%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.95%) SLA
2 7 (2.32%) QA
2 7 (2.32%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (2.98%) vSphere
4 7 (2.32%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.32%) ISA Server
5 4 (1.32%) Varnish
5 4 (1.32%) SpamAssassin
5 4 (1.32%) Ceph
6 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.66%) XenServer
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.33%) Firmware
7 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (4.97%) CiscoWorks
2 14 (4.64%) Nagios
2 14 (4.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (3.31%) Cacti
4 9 (2.98%) FortiGate
5 7 (2.32%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (1.99%) HP NNM
6 6 (1.99%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.32%) Ganeti
7 4 (1.32%) Bacula
7 4 (1.32%) Ansible
7 4 (1.32%) SCOM
7 4 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (1.32%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.99%) Puppet
9 2 (0.66%) SmokePing
9 2 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.66%) OpenView
9 2 (0.66%) WSUS
9 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 262 (86.75%) Cisco
2 112 (37.09%) Juniper
3 71 (23.51%) CheckPoint
4 63 (20.86%) F5
5 40 (13.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 37 (12.25%) SolarWinds
7 34 (11.26%) Aruba
7 34 (11.26%) VMware
8 32 (10.60%) HP
9 21 (6.95%) Fortinet
10 17 (5.63%) Avaya
11 15 (4.97%) Riverbed
12 13 (4.30%) Microsoft
12 13 (4.30%) Brocade
13 11 (3.64%) Nortel
13 11 (3.64%) Red Hat
13 11 (3.64%) Nokia
14 10 (3.31%) Blue Coat
15 8 (2.65%) Citrix
16 7 (2.32%) Dell
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+ bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fixed term for 6 months
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT Human Resources
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £3000 car allowance + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per day + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago