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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 204 187 217
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +30
Permanent jobs citing BGP 108 156 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.04% 1.26% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.46% 7.62% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 99 141 93
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -4.44%
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
1448 2048 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.90% 16.54% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1716 1688
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in the City of London

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 275 (93.54%) Cisco
2 201 (68.37%) Firewall
3 186 (63.27%) OSPF
4 154 (52.38%) MPLS
5 149 (50.68%) Cisco Certification
6 128 (43.54%) WAN
7 120 (40.82%) Juniper
8 116 (39.46%) LAN
9 111 (37.76%) EIGRP
10 110 (37.41%) Cisco ASA
11 109 (37.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 107 (36.39%) CCNP
13 104 (35.37%) F5
14 102 (34.69%) Data Centre
15 101 (34.35%) VPN
16 100 (34.01%) Finance
17 76 (25.85%) CheckPoint
18 71 (24.15%) Network Design
19 61 (20.75%) CCNA
19 61 (20.75%) HSRP
20 60 (20.41%) DNS
20 60 (20.41%) Cisco IOS
21 59 (20.07%) IPsec
22 57 (19.39%) TCP/IP
22 57 (19.39%) Network Security
23 55 (18.71%) VLAN
24 54 (18.37%) ITIL
24 54 (18.37%) Wireless
25 51 (17.35%) Linux
26 50 (17.01%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (3.40%) Apache
2 5 (1.70%) nginx
2 5 (1.70%) Confluence
2 5 (1.70%) MediaWiki
3 4 (1.36%) Lync
4 3 (1.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 10 (3.40%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) IaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 201 (68.37%) Firewall
2 186 (63.27%) OSPF
3 154 (52.38%) MPLS
4 128 (43.54%) WAN
5 116 (39.46%) LAN
6 111 (37.76%) EIGRP
7 110 (37.41%) Cisco ASA
8 109 (37.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 101 (34.35%) VPN
10 61 (20.75%) HSRP
11 60 (20.41%) Cisco IOS
11 60 (20.41%) DNS
12 59 (20.07%) IPsec
13 57 (19.39%) Network Security
13 57 (19.39%) TCP/IP
14 55 (18.71%) VLAN
15 54 (18.37%) Wireless
16 49 (16.67%) VoIP
17 41 (13.95%) Multicast
18 35 (11.90%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.74%) MySQL
2 5 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (1.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.04%) Subversion
1 6 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.70%) Hudson
2 5 (1.70%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.70%) JIRA
General
1 100 (34.01%) Finance
2 39 (13.27%) Telecoms
3 25 (8.50%) Banking
4 15 (5.10%) Retail
5 10 (3.40%) Legal
5 10 (3.40%) Financial Institution
6 9 (3.06%) Advertising
7 8 (2.72%) Marketing
8 5 (1.70%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.36%) Electronics
9 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 178 (60.54%) Network Engineer
2 47 (15.99%) Senior Network Engineer
3 23 (7.82%) Consultant
3 23 (7.82%) Network Support
4 20 (6.80%) Design Engineer
5 19 (6.46%) Network Manager
6 16 (5.44%) Network Support Engineer
6 16 (5.44%) Support Engineer
6 16 (5.44%) Security Engineer
7 15 (5.10%) Network Design Engineer
8 14 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
9 13 (4.42%) IP Engineer
9 13 (4.42%) Network Architect
9 13 (4.42%) Architect
10 12 (4.08%) Network Implementation Engineer
11 11 (3.74%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (3.40%) Network Security Engineer
13 9 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
13 9 (3.06%) Cisco Engineer
13 9 (3.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.72%) XMPP
1 8 (2.72%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.70%) LAMP
3 1 (0.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 102 (34.69%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.40%) Eurex
4 9 (3.06%) Equities
5 8 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.38%) Derivative
6 7 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.70%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.70%) Wiki
8 4 (1.36%) DTV
8 4 (1.36%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.36%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.34%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.35%) Linux
2 26 (8.84%) Windows
3 18 (6.12%) UNIX
4 14 (4.76%) CentOS
5 8 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.70%) Debian
6 5 (1.70%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.02%) VMS
8 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.15%) Network Design
2 54 (18.37%) ITIL
3 31 (10.54%) Service Delivery
4 30 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 24 (8.16%) Project Management
6 22 (7.48%) Validation
7 20 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (5.44%) Project Planning
8 16 (5.44%) Low Latency
9 15 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (4.42%) Network Monitoring
10 13 (4.42%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.74%) Incident Management
12 10 (3.40%) Migration
12 10 (3.40%) DevOps
12 10 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (3.06%) SABSA
13 9 (3.06%) Service Management
13 9 (3.06%) TOGAF
13 9 (3.06%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.82%) Perl
1 23 (7.82%) Python
2 18 (6.12%) Bash Shell
3 10 (3.40%) PHP
4 8 (2.72%) SQL
4 8 (2.72%) Tcl
4 8 (2.72%) Ruby
5 5 (1.70%) C
5 5 (1.70%) Java
6 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 149 (50.68%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (36.39%) CCNP
3 61 (20.75%) CCNA
4 50 (17.01%) CCIE
5 35 (11.90%) Degree
6 19 (6.46%) CCSA
7 16 (5.44%) CCDP
8 11 (3.74%) Security Cleared
9 10 (3.40%) JNCIA
10 9 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (2.72%) CCSP
12 7 (2.38%) DV Cleared
13 6 (2.04%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.70%) CCDA
14 5 (1.70%) JNCIP
15 4 (1.36%) CCIP
16 2 (0.68%) JNCIE
16 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 1 (0.34%) HP APS
17 1 (0.34%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.16%) SLA
2 10 (3.40%) COBIT
3 5 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.04%) iptables
3 5 (1.70%) Samba
3 5 (1.70%) Postfix
3 5 (1.70%) XenServer
4 4 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (3.06%) Puppet
2 8 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (2.38%) ZABBIX
3 7 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.70%) Ansible
5 5 (1.70%) Salt
6 4 (1.36%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.36%) Nagios
6 4 (1.36%) OPNET
6 4 (1.36%) Cisco IPCC
7 3 (1.02%) SELinux
7 3 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.68%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.34%) Graphite
9 1 (0.34%) yum
Vendors
1 275 (93.54%) Cisco
2 120 (40.82%) Juniper
3 104 (35.37%) F5
4 76 (25.85%) CheckPoint
5 37 (12.59%) VMware
6 24 (8.16%) Citrix
7 23 (7.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 22 (7.48%) Fortinet
9 19 (6.46%) Microsoft
10 17 (5.78%) SolarWinds
11 16 (5.44%) Red Hat
11 16 (5.44%) HP
12 15 (5.10%) Riverbed
13 12 (4.08%) Infoblox
14 11 (3.74%) Meraki
15 9 (3.06%) Aruba
15 9 (3.06%) Reuters
15 9 (3.06%) Bloomberg
15 9 (3.06%) Radianz
16 8 (2.72%) Blue Coat
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago