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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 180 198 199
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 67 120 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 1.20% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.30% 8.57% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 66 109 122
Median salary £52,500 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.07% +7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £78,500 £69,750
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
918 1400 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.80% 14.05% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 812 1200 1699
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 August 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 24 August 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.

1 124 (78.98%) Cisco
2 113 (71.97%) MPLS
3 106 (67.52%) OSPF
4 83 (52.87%) VPN
5 80 (50.96%) Cisco Certification
6 77 (49.04%) Firewall
7 75 (47.77%) EIGRP
8 71 (45.22%) CCNP
9 50 (31.85%) F5
10 46 (29.30%) CheckPoint
11 44 (28.03%) Multicast
12 43 (27.39%) Telecoms
12 43 (27.39%) DNS
13 41 (26.11%) Juniper
13 41 (26.11%) VPLS
13 41 (26.11%) HSRP
14 39 (24.84%) LAN
15 38 (24.20%) WAN
16 37 (23.57%) Unix
17 36 (22.93%) Python
17 36 (22.93%) Palo Alto
18 34 (21.66%) VRRP
18 34 (21.66%) High Availability
19 33 (21.02%) Linux
20 32 (20.38%) ITIL
21 31 (19.75%) Finance
22 30 (19.11%) HTTP
22 30 (19.11%) CCNA
23 29 (18.47%) VLAN
24 28 (17.83%) CCSE

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 19 (12.10%) IIS
2 2 (1.27%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (71.97%) MPLS
2 106 (67.52%) OSPF
3 83 (52.87%) VPN
4 77 (49.04%) Firewall
5 75 (47.77%) EIGRP
6 44 (28.03%) Multicast
7 43 (27.39%) DNS
8 41 (26.11%) HSRP
8 41 (26.11%) VPLS
9 39 (24.84%) LAN
10 38 (24.20%) WAN
11 34 (21.66%) VRRP
12 30 (19.11%) HTTP
13 29 (18.47%) VLAN
14 28 (17.83%) RTCP
14 28 (17.83%) Wireless
15 27 (17.20%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (17.20%) NX-OS
16 26 (16.56%) IPv4
16 26 (16.56%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (27.39%) Telecoms
2 31 (19.75%) Finance
3 16 (10.19%) Banking
4 4 (2.55%) Billing
5 3 (1.91%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.91%) Japanese Language
5 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 109 (69.43%) Network Engineer
2 47 (29.94%) Network Support
3 46 (29.30%) Support Engineer
4 43 (27.39%) Network Support Engineer
5 28 (17.83%) Data Network Engineer
5 28 (17.83%) Senior Network Engineer
6 27 (17.20%) Data Engineer
7 24 (15.29%) Systems Engineer
8 23 (14.65%) Network Systems Engineer
9 22 (14.01%) Systems Support
9 22 (14.01%) Systems Support Engineer
10 20 (12.74%) Cisco Engineer
10 20 (12.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 16 (10.19%) Broadband Engineer
12 14 (8.92%) Senior Network Support
13 13 (8.28%) NOC Engineer
14 12 (7.64%) IP Engineer
14 12 (7.64%) Operations Engineer
15 11 (7.01%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 11 (7.01%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.18%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.55%) XMPP
3 2 (1.27%) OpenDaylight
4 1 (0.64%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
1 23 (14.65%) Over-the-Top Content
2 19 (12.10%) IPTV
3 15 (9.55%) Data Centre
4 11 (7.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.55%) Streaming Video
5 4 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.91%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.27%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.64%) Physics
8 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.57%) Unix
2 33 (21.02%) Linux
3 24 (15.29%) Windows
4 21 (13.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.66%) High Availability
2 32 (20.38%) ITIL
3 26 (16.56%) Load Balancing
4 21 (13.38%) Network Design
5 19 (12.10%) HOOD
6 12 (7.64%) Test Automation
7 11 (7.01%) DDoS Mitigation
8 9 (5.73%) Change Management
8 9 (5.73%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (5.10%) Functional Testing
9 8 (5.10%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (4.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 7 (4.46%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (4.46%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 5 (3.18%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (2.55%) Ethical Hacking
12 4 (2.55%) Procure-to-Pay
13 3 (1.91%) Incident Management
13 3 (1.91%) Low Latency
13 3 (1.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.93%) Python
2 25 (15.92%) Bash Shell
3 24 (15.29%) Perl
4 5 (3.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.64%) Java
5 1 (0.64%) Korn
5 1 (0.64%) Ruby
5 1 (0.64%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 80 (50.96%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (45.22%) CCNP
3 30 (19.11%) CCNA
4 28 (17.83%) CCSE
5 25 (15.92%) CCSP
6 20 (12.74%) Degree
7 11 (7.01%) CCIE
7 11 (7.01%) CCVP
7 11 (7.01%) JNCIA
8 8 (5.10%) CCSA
9 5 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.55%) CCIP
10 4 (2.55%) CCMSE
10 4 (2.55%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.55%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.91%) MCSA
11 3 (1.91%) MCSE
11 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.27%) CISSP
13 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.18%) vCloud
3 2 (1.27%) KVM
3 2 (1.27%) XenApp
3 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.64%) Snort
4 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (14.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (4.46%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (3.18%) Ansible
4 4 (2.55%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.91%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.27%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.64%) Cacti
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.64%) Graphite
7 1 (0.64%) Nagios
7 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 124 (78.98%) Cisco
2 50 (31.85%) F5
3 46 (29.30%) CheckPoint
4 41 (26.11%) Juniper
5 36 (22.93%) Palo Alto
6 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
7 20 (12.74%) Nokia
8 19 (12.10%) Akamai
8 19 (12.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 19 (12.10%) SevOne
9 13 (8.28%) Fortinet
10 12 (7.64%) Blue Coat
11 11 (7.01%) Citrix
11 11 (7.01%) Riverbed
12 10 (6.37%) SolarWinds
13 9 (5.73%) VMware
14 8 (5.10%) Huawei
14 8 (5.10%) Splunk
15 7 (4.46%) Cyber-Ark
16 5 (3.18%) Forcepoint
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