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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 168 207 227
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +20
Permanent jobs citing BGP 84 112 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 1.11% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 6.80% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 68 102 124
Median salary £54,750 £53,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.81% +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,018 £39,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,300 £84,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
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
1076 1647 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.50% 16.39% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1411 1662
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 26 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 26 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.

1 141 (83.93%) Cisco
2 123 (73.21%) OSPF
3 108 (64.29%) MPLS
4 99 (58.93%) Firewall
5 95 (56.55%) VPN
6 85 (50.60%) Cisco Certification
7 83 (49.40%) CCNP
8 74 (44.05%) EIGRP
9 68 (40.48%) F5
10 59 (35.12%) WAN
11 58 (34.52%) LAN
12 48 (28.57%) CheckPoint
12 48 (28.57%) VPLS
13 46 (27.38%) Finance
14 44 (26.19%) Wireless
14 44 (26.19%) Multicast
15 43 (25.60%) Juniper
16 41 (24.40%) Telecoms
16 41 (24.40%) Cisco ASA
17 40 (23.81%) Load Balancing
17 40 (23.81%) HSRP
18 39 (23.21%) Palo Alto
19 37 (22.02%) DNS
20 33 (19.64%) High Availability
20 33 (19.64%) NX-OS
21 32 (19.05%) ITIL
21 32 (19.05%) CCNA
22 31 (18.45%) VRRP
22 31 (18.45%) VLAN
23 30 (17.86%) Data Centre

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 14 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (1.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (73.21%) OSPF
2 108 (64.29%) MPLS
3 99 (58.93%) Firewall
4 95 (56.55%) VPN
5 74 (44.05%) EIGRP
6 59 (35.12%) WAN
7 58 (34.52%) LAN
8 48 (28.57%) VPLS
9 44 (26.19%) Multicast
9 44 (26.19%) Wireless
10 41 (24.40%) Cisco ASA
11 40 (23.81%) HSRP
12 37 (22.02%) DNS
13 33 (19.64%) NX-OS
14 31 (18.45%) VLAN
14 31 (18.45%) VRRP
15 28 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
16 27 (16.07%) SSL
17 26 (15.48%) VoIP
18 25 (14.88%) RTCP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 46 (27.38%) Finance
2 41 (24.40%) Telecoms
3 24 (14.29%) Banking
4 10 (5.95%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.98%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.38%) Billing
7 3 (1.79%) Japanese Language
7 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (72.02%) Network Engineer
2 54 (32.14%) Network Support
2 54 (32.14%) Support Engineer
3 50 (29.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 32 (19.05%) Data Network Engineer
5 31 (18.45%) Data Engineer
6 29 (17.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 22 (13.10%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (11.90%) Network Systems Engineer
8 20 (11.90%) NOC Engineer
8 20 (11.90%) Systems Support
8 20 (11.90%) Systems Support Engineer
9 16 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
9 16 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 16 (9.52%) Core Network Engineer
10 14 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
10 14 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
11 11 (6.55%) Senior Network Support Engineer
11 11 (6.55%) Senior Support Engineer
11 11 (6.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.98%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.38%) XMPP
3 2 (1.19%) OpenDaylight
4 1 (0.60%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 21 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
3 19 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (10.12%) IPTV
5 16 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.98%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.38%) Streaming Video
7 4 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.79%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.60%) Derivative
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.60%) Eurex
9 1 (0.60%) Physics
9 1 (0.60%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.88%) Unix
2 17 (10.12%) Windows
3 16 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.36%) Linux
5 8 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (0.60%) CatOS
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 33 (19.64%) High Availability
3 32 (19.05%) ITIL
4 24 (14.29%) Network Design
5 16 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
6 15 (8.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 15 (8.93%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 13 (7.74%) HOOD
8 11 (6.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (5.36%) Low Latency
9 9 (5.36%) Network Security Management
9 9 (5.36%) Security Management
9 9 (5.36%) SIEM
10 8 (4.76%) Data Security
10 8 (4.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 8 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 8 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
11 7 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.90%) Python
2 16 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 15 (8.93%) Perl
4 1 (0.60%) Java
4 1 (0.60%) Korn
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby
4 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (50.60%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (49.40%) CCNP
3 32 (19.05%) CCNA
4 25 (14.88%) CCSE
5 22 (13.10%) CCSP
5 22 (13.10%) Degree
6 14 (8.33%) CCVP
7 13 (7.74%) CCIE
8 12 (7.14%) JNCIA
9 9 (5.36%) JNCIS
10 8 (4.76%) CCSA
11 7 (4.17%) CCDA
12 5 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.98%) JNCIP
13 4 (2.38%) CCMSE
13 4 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (1.79%) MCSA
14 3 (1.79%) MCSE
14 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.38%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (4.76%) XenApp
1 8 (4.76%) XenDesktop
2 5 (2.98%) vCloud
3 1 (0.60%) KVM
3 1 (0.60%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.60%) Snort
3 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (13.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.38%) Cacti
3 4 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.38%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (1.79%) Nagios
5 2 (1.19%) Graphite
6 1 (0.60%) Ansible
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.60%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.60%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.60%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 141 (83.93%) Cisco
2 68 (40.48%) F5
3 48 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 43 (25.60%) Juniper
5 39 (23.21%) Palo Alto
6 23 (13.69%) Microsoft
7 18 (10.71%) Riverbed
8 17 (10.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 16 (9.52%) Citrix
10 15 (8.93%) SevOne
11 14 (8.33%) Akamai
12 13 (7.74%) Blue Coat
12 13 (7.74%) Fortinet
13 11 (6.55%) HP
13 11 (6.55%) Splunk
14 10 (5.95%) VMware
15 9 (5.36%) Brocade
15 9 (5.36%) Forcepoint
16 8 (4.76%) Sourcefire
16 8 (4.76%) TippingPoint
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