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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 168 155 232
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +77
Permanent jobs citing BGP 98 188 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.39% 1.77% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.81% 9.56% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 76 168 109
Median salary £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,177 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,750 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
1113 1966 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.82% 18.51% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1651 1635
Median salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in the City of London

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for BGP.

1 142 (81.61%) Cisco
2 122 (70.11%) OSPF
3 108 (62.07%) MPLS
4 103 (59.20%) Firewall
5 90 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
6 88 (50.57%) CCNP
7 84 (48.28%) VPN
8 75 (43.10%) EIGRP
9 64 (36.78%) WAN
9 64 (36.78%) F5
10 61 (35.06%) LAN
11 53 (30.46%) VPLS
12 52 (29.89%) Juniper
12 52 (29.89%) Wireless
13 51 (29.31%) Finance
14 44 (25.29%) Telecoms
15 43 (24.71%) Multicast
16 41 (23.56%) CheckPoint
17 39 (22.41%) Load Balancing
17 39 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
17 39 (22.41%) Palo Alto
18 37 (21.26%) CCNA
19 36 (20.69%) Data Centre
20 33 (18.97%) HSRP
21 32 (18.39%) DNS
22 31 (17.82%) High Availability
23 30 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
23 30 (17.24%) Network Design
24 29 (16.67%) ITIL
25 28 (16.09%) NX-OS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (5.75%) IIS
2 2 (1.15%) Apache
2 2 (1.15%) Confluence
2 2 (1.15%) MediaWiki
2 2 (1.15%) nginx
3 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (4.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (70.11%) OSPF
2 108 (62.07%) MPLS
3 103 (59.20%) Firewall
4 84 (48.28%) VPN
5 75 (43.10%) EIGRP
6 64 (36.78%) WAN
7 61 (35.06%) LAN
8 53 (30.46%) VPLS
9 52 (29.89%) Wireless
10 43 (24.71%) Multicast
11 39 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
12 33 (18.97%) HSRP
13 32 (18.39%) DNS
14 30 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 28 (16.09%) NX-OS
16 27 (15.52%) VLAN
17 26 (14.94%) IPsec
18 25 (14.37%) SSL
19 24 (13.79%) VoIP
19 24 (13.79%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.15%) MySQL
1 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.15%) Hudson
1 2 (1.15%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.15%) JIRA
1 2 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 51 (29.31%) Finance
2 44 (25.29%) Telecoms
3 24 (13.79%) Banking
4 12 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.30%) Billing
6 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.72%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 117 (67.24%) Network Engineer
2 47 (27.01%) Network Support
2 47 (27.01%) Support Engineer
3 43 (24.71%) Network Support Engineer
4 29 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 27 (15.52%) Data Network Engineer
6 26 (14.94%) Data Engineer
7 21 (12.07%) NOC Engineer
8 17 (9.77%) Core Network Engineer
9 16 (9.20%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (8.62%) Network Systems Engineer
10 15 (8.62%) Systems Support
10 15 (8.62%) Systems Support Engineer
11 13 (7.47%) Senior Network Support
12 12 (6.90%) Analyst
12 12 (6.90%) Network Analyst
12 12 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
13 11 (6.32%) Cisco Engineer
13 11 (6.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 10 (5.75%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.30%) 802.1X
1 4 (2.30%) XMPP
2 2 (1.15%) LAMP
2 2 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (1.15%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.57%) Express
3 1 (0.57%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 15 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.62%) Over-the-Top Content
4 13 (7.47%) IPTV
5 6 (3.45%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.72%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.15%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.15%) Wiki
9 1 (0.57%) Derivative
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.57%) Eurex
9 1 (0.57%) Physics
9 1 (0.57%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.22%) Unix
2 15 (8.62%) Windows
3 13 (7.47%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.90%) Linux
5 8 (4.60%) Android
6 2 (1.15%) CentOS
6 2 (1.15%) Debian
6 2 (1.15%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) CatOS
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.41%) Load Balancing
2 31 (17.82%) High Availability
3 30 (17.24%) Network Design
4 29 (16.67%) ITIL
5 16 (9.20%) DDoS Mitigation
6 10 (5.75%) Low Latency
6 10 (5.75%) Mentoring
7 9 (5.17%) HOOD
7 9 (5.17%) Network Security Management
7 9 (5.17%) PRINCE2
7 9 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (5.17%) Security Management
7 9 (5.17%) SIEM
8 8 (4.60%) Data Security
8 8 (4.60%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 8 (4.60%) WAN Optimisation
9 7 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.20%) Python
2 15 (8.62%) Perl
3 13 (7.47%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.15%) Java
4 2 (1.15%) PHP
4 2 (1.15%) Ruby
4 2 (1.15%) SQL
5 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 90 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (50.57%) CCNP
3 37 (21.26%) CCNA
4 21 (12.07%) Degree
5 20 (11.49%) CCSE
6 17 (9.77%) CCSP
7 14 (8.05%) CCIE
8 13 (7.47%) CCVP
9 12 (6.90%) CCDA
9 12 (6.90%) JNCIA
10 9 (5.17%) JNCIS
11 8 (4.60%) CCSA
12 6 (3.45%) CCIP
13 5 (2.87%) JNCIP
13 5 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (2.30%) CCMSE
14 4 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (1.72%) MCSE
15 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.60%) XenApp
2 8 (4.60%) XenDesktop
3 5 (2.87%) vCloud
4 3 (1.72%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.15%) iptables
5 2 (1.15%) Postfix
5 2 (1.15%) Samba
5 2 (1.15%) XenServer
6 1 (0.57%) KVM
6 1 (0.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 21 (12.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (6.90%) FortiGate
3 5 (2.87%) Cacti
4 4 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (2.30%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.72%) Nagios
6 2 (1.15%) Ansible
6 2 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.15%) Puppet
6 2 (1.15%) Salt
6 2 (1.15%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.57%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.57%) Graphite
7 1 (0.57%) OpenView
7 1 (0.57%) QRadar
7 1 (0.57%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 142 (81.61%) Cisco
2 64 (36.78%) F5
3 52 (29.89%) Juniper
4 41 (23.56%) CheckPoint
5 39 (22.41%) Palo Alto
6 19 (10.92%) Microsoft
6 19 (10.92%) VMware
7 18 (10.34%) Riverbed
8 17 (9.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 17 (9.77%) Citrix
9 14 (8.05%) Fortinet
10 13 (7.47%) Splunk
11 12 (6.90%) Blue Coat
11 12 (6.90%) HP
12 11 (6.32%) SevOne
13 10 (5.75%) Akamai
14 9 (5.17%) Brocade
15 8 (4.60%) LogRhythm
15 8 (4.60%) SolarWinds
15 8 (4.60%) TippingPoint
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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TDA Group
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rival Systems
Salary: Competitive base, bonus, and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago