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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 191 215 202
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs citing BGP 66 104 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 0.99% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.79% 7.15% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 62 93 134
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £33,400 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +13.52%
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
972 1454 2012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.40% 13.88% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 851 1237 1697
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 25 July 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 25 July 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.

1 140 (84.34%) Cisco
2 122 (73.49%) OSPF
3 105 (63.25%) MPLS
4 96 (57.83%) Firewall
5 93 (56.02%) Cisco Certification
6 92 (55.42%) VPN
7 87 (52.41%) CCNP
7 87 (52.41%) EIGRP
8 57 (34.34%) F5
9 56 (33.73%) CheckPoint
10 55 (33.13%) Multicast
11 45 (27.11%) Palo Alto
12 43 (25.90%) High Availability
13 42 (25.30%) DNS
13 42 (25.30%) LAN
13 42 (25.30%) WAN
14 41 (24.70%) Finance
15 40 (24.10%) VPLS
15 40 (24.10%) HSRP
16 39 (23.49%) Telecoms
16 39 (23.49%) Juniper
17 37 (22.29%) VLAN
17 37 (22.29%) NX-OS
18 36 (21.69%) CCSE
19 35 (21.08%) IPv4
20 34 (20.48%) ITIL
20 34 (20.48%) Wireless
21 33 (19.88%) VRRP
21 33 (19.88%) CCSP
21 33 (19.88%) CCNA

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 18 (10.84%) IIS
2 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (73.49%) OSPF
2 105 (63.25%) MPLS
3 96 (57.83%) Firewall
4 92 (55.42%) VPN
5 87 (52.41%) EIGRP
6 55 (33.13%) Multicast
7 42 (25.30%) DNS
7 42 (25.30%) LAN
7 42 (25.30%) WAN
8 40 (24.10%) HSRP
8 40 (24.10%) VPLS
9 37 (22.29%) NX-OS
9 37 (22.29%) VLAN
10 35 (21.08%) IPv4
11 34 (20.48%) Wireless
12 33 (19.88%) Cisco ASA
12 33 (19.88%) VRRP
13 32 (19.28%) FWSM
14 28 (16.87%) HTTP
15 27 (16.27%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 41 (24.70%) Finance
2 39 (23.49%) Telecoms
3 25 (15.06%) Banking
4 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.41%) Billing
5 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.81%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (71.69%) Network Engineer
2 56 (33.73%) Network Support
2 56 (33.73%) Support Engineer
3 52 (31.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 36 (21.69%) Data Network Engineer
5 35 (21.08%) Data Engineer
6 34 (20.48%) Senior Network Engineer
7 31 (18.67%) Systems Engineer
8 30 (18.07%) Network Systems Engineer
9 29 (17.47%) Systems Support
9 29 (17.47%) Systems Support Engineer
10 22 (13.25%) Cisco Engineer
10 22 (13.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 19 (11.45%) NOC Engineer
11 19 (11.45%) Senior Network Support
12 16 (9.64%) Senior Data Engineer
12 16 (9.64%) Senior Network Support Engineer
12 16 (9.64%) Senior Support Engineer
12 16 (9.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 13 (7.83%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.41%) XMPP
3 2 (1.20%) OpenDaylight
4 1 (0.60%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.25%) Over-the-Top Content
2 20 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.05%) Data Centre
3 18 (10.84%) IPTV
4 12 (7.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.41%) Streaming Video
5 4 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.20%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.60%) Derivative
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.60%) Physics
7 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.67%) Unix
2 25 (15.06%) Windows
3 21 (12.65%) Windows Server
4 20 (12.05%) Linux
5 3 (1.81%) Android
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.90%) High Availability
2 34 (20.48%) ITIL
3 30 (18.07%) Load Balancing
4 17 (10.24%) HOOD
4 17 (10.24%) Network Design
5 12 (7.23%) DDoS Mitigation
6 9 (5.42%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 9 (5.42%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (5.42%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 8 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (4.22%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (3.61%) Low Latency
10 5 (3.01%) Change Management
10 5 (3.01%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.41%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (2.41%) Ethical Hacking
11 4 (2.41%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.41%) Network Architecture
11 4 (2.41%) Project Management
11 4 (2.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.27%) Python
2 21 (12.65%) Bash Shell
3 20 (12.05%) Perl
4 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.60%) Java
5 1 (0.60%) Korn
5 1 (0.60%) Ruby
5 1 (0.60%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 93 (56.02%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (52.41%) CCNP
3 36 (21.69%) CCSE
4 33 (19.88%) CCNA
4 33 (19.88%) CCSP
5 22 (13.25%) Degree
6 13 (7.83%) CCIE
7 12 (7.23%) CCVP
7 12 (7.23%) JNCIA
8 8 (4.82%) CCSA
9 5 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.41%) CCMSE
10 4 (2.41%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.41%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.81%) CCIP
11 3 (1.81%) MCSA
11 3 (1.81%) MCSE
11 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.20%) CCDA
12 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.01%) vCloud
3 3 (1.81%) XenApp
3 3 (1.81%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.20%) KVM
5 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.60%) Snort
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (13.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (4.22%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (3.01%) FortiGate
4 4 (2.41%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.81%) Cacti
5 3 (1.81%) Nagios
6 2 (1.20%) Ansible
6 2 (1.20%) Graphite
6 2 (1.20%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.60%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.60%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 140 (84.34%) Cisco
2 57 (34.34%) F5
3 56 (33.73%) CheckPoint
4 45 (27.11%) Palo Alto
5 39 (23.49%) Juniper
6 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
7 19 (11.45%) SevOne
8 18 (10.84%) Akamai
8 18 (10.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 14 (8.43%) Blue Coat
10 13 (7.83%) Fortinet
11 12 (7.23%) Riverbed
12 11 (6.63%) Citrix
13 10 (6.02%) Splunk
14 9 (5.42%) SolarWinds
14 9 (5.42%) VMware
15 7 (4.22%) Cyber-Ark
15 7 (4.22%) Nokia
16 5 (3.01%) HP
17 4 (2.41%) Forcepoint
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