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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 186 190 173
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing BGP 51 73 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 1.07% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.81% 7.32% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 150
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,750 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £84,250 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
878 997 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.07% 14.61% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 759 857 1667
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 80 (70.18%) MPLS
2 79 (69.30%) Cisco
3 71 (62.28%) OSPF
4 50 (43.86%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (42.11%) Firewall
6 46 (40.35%) Linux
7 44 (38.60%) VPN
8 40 (35.09%) CCNP
9 38 (33.33%) Telecoms
10 34 (29.82%) Python
11 28 (24.56%) Broadband
11 28 (24.56%) EIGRP
11 28 (24.56%) Multicast
12 27 (23.68%) Nokia
13 26 (22.81%) WAN
14 25 (21.93%) Finance
15 24 (21.05%) DHCP
15 24 (21.05%) DNS
15 24 (21.05%) Network Design
16 22 (19.30%) LAN
16 22 (19.30%) CheckPoint
17 20 (17.54%) Data Centre
17 20 (17.54%) Juniper
17 20 (17.54%) Unix
18 19 (16.67%) SNMP
19 18 (15.79%) VPLS
20 17 (14.91%) Palo Alto
21 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
21 16 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
21 16 (14.04%) Test Automation

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 7 (6.14%) IIS
2 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (70.18%) MPLS
2 71 (62.28%) OSPF
3 48 (42.11%) Firewall
4 44 (38.60%) VPN
5 28 (24.56%) Broadband
5 28 (24.56%) EIGRP
5 28 (24.56%) Multicast
6 26 (22.81%) WAN
7 24 (21.05%) DHCP
7 24 (21.05%) DNS
8 22 (19.30%) LAN
9 19 (16.67%) SNMP
10 18 (15.79%) VPLS
11 16 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (13.16%) HTTP
12 15 (13.16%) VLAN
13 14 (12.28%) HSRP
13 14 (12.28%) IPv6
14 13 (11.40%) TACACS
14 13 (11.40%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.88%) Firebug
1 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 25 (21.93%) Finance
3 11 (9.65%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (72.81%) Network Engineer
2 25 (21.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 22 (19.30%) Broadband Engineer
4 20 (17.54%) IP Engineer
5 16 (14.04%) Network Support
5 16 (14.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 16 (14.04%) Support Engineer
6 12 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (10.53%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Data Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Data Network Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) IP Network Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Network Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Systems Support
8 8 (7.02%) Systems Support Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) NOC Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
10 6 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.88%) Ajax
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) CSS3
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
2 1 (0.88%) HTML5
2 1 (0.88%) JSP
2 1 (0.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.26%) IPTV
3 6 (5.26%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (4.39%) Equities
5 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.75%) Fintech
7 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.75%) Statistics
8 1 (0.88%) Clustering
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.35%) Linux
2 20 (17.54%) Unix
3 14 (12.28%) Windows
4 12 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.05%) Network Design
2 16 (14.04%) Test Automation
3 13 (11.40%) Change Management
4 12 (10.53%) Functional Testing
4 12 (10.53%) High Availability
4 12 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (8.77%) Load Balancing
6 9 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.14%) HOOD
8 6 (5.26%) ITIL
9 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.39%) Business Continuity
9 5 (4.39%) Low Latency
9 5 (4.39%) Project Management
9 5 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.51%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (3.51%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.51%) Migration
11 3 (2.63%) DDoS Mitigation
11 3 (2.63%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.82%) Python
2 14 (12.28%) Bash Shell
2 14 (12.28%) Perl
3 6 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.63%) Tcl
5 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.88%) Java
6 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 50 (43.86%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (35.09%) CCNP
3 13 (11.40%) CCNA
4 9 (7.89%) CCSE
4 9 (7.89%) CCSP
5 8 (7.02%) CCIE
6 5 (4.39%) CCIP
7 4 (3.51%) Degree
8 3 (2.63%) CCDP
9 1 (0.88%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.88%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) SLA
2 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.63%) KVM
3 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.88%) Firmware
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Ansible
2 6 (5.26%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (4.39%) Nagios
4 3 (2.63%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.88%) Puppet
6 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.88%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 79 (69.30%) Cisco
2 27 (23.68%) Nokia
3 22 (19.30%) CheckPoint
4 20 (17.54%) Juniper
5 17 (14.91%) Palo Alto
6 12 (10.53%) F5
6 12 (10.53%) Fortinet
6 12 (10.53%) Huawei
7 10 (8.77%) SolarWinds
8 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
9 7 (6.14%) Akamai
9 7 (6.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 7 (6.14%) SevOne
9 7 (6.14%) Splunk
9 7 (6.14%) VMware
10 6 (5.26%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (2.63%) Avaya
12 2 (1.75%) Dell
12 2 (1.75%) Forcepoint
12 2 (1.75%) HP
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