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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
London / City of London
Rank 178 175 131
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -44
Permanent jobs citing BGP 46 80 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.92% 1.18% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% 7.86% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 43 70 205
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
866 1018 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.34% 15.02% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 807 917 1648
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 2017.

BGP Salary Histogram in the City of London

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 72 (75.00%) Cisco
2 69 (71.88%) OSPF
3 62 (64.58%) MPLS
4 56 (58.33%) Firewall
5 46 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (42.71%) CCNP
7 38 (39.58%) Data Centre
8 30 (31.25%) Finance
9 29 (30.21%) VPN
9 29 (30.21%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (29.17%) WAN
10 28 (29.17%) Linux
11 25 (26.04%) DNS
11 25 (26.04%) Juniper
12 24 (25.00%) Wireless
13 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
13 21 (21.88%) LAN
13 21 (21.88%) F5
14 19 (19.79%) DHCP
15 18 (18.75%) SNMP
15 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
15 18 (18.75%) Python
15 18 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (16.67%) ITIL
16 16 (16.67%) VMware
17 15 (15.63%) Network Design
17 15 (15.63%) IPv6
18 14 (14.58%) CheckPoint
18 14 (14.58%) Multicast
18 14 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure

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 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.04%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.13%) MS Office
1 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Akamai
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (71.88%) OSPF
2 62 (64.58%) MPLS
3 56 (58.33%) Firewall
4 29 (30.21%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (30.21%) VPN
5 28 (29.17%) WAN
6 25 (26.04%) DNS
7 24 (25.00%) Wireless
8 21 (21.88%) LAN
9 19 (19.79%) DHCP
10 18 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (18.75%) SNMP
10 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 15 (15.63%) IPv6
12 14 (14.58%) Multicast
13 13 (13.54%) EIGRP
13 13 (13.54%) Network Security
14 12 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
15 11 (11.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 10 (10.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.04%) Firebug
1 1 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (31.25%) Finance
2 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (77.08%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) IP Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) IP Network Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Broadband Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Voice Network Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Network Support
7 6 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Juniper Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Network Specialist
10 3 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.04%) Ajax
2 1 (1.04%) CSS
2 1 (1.04%) CSS3
2 1 (1.04%) HTML
2 1 (1.04%) HTML5
2 1 (1.04%) JSP
2 1 (1.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (39.58%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.29%) Clustering
4 5 (5.21%) Equities
5 3 (3.13%) User Experience
6 2 (2.08%) Eurex
6 2 (2.08%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.08%) Fintech
6 2 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.08%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.04%) IVR
7 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.17%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) Unix
3 7 (7.29%) Windows
4 6 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.04%) CentOS
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.67%) ITIL
2 15 (15.63%) Network Design
3 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.38%) Business Continuity
4 8 (8.33%) Change Management
5 7 (7.29%) Low Latency
5 7 (7.29%) Project Management
6 6 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (5.21%) Change Control
7 5 (5.21%) Functional Testing
7 5 (5.21%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (5.21%) Test Automation
8 4 (4.17%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.13%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.13%) Migration
9 3 (3.13%) Open Source
9 3 (3.13%) Presales
9 3 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.75%) Python
2 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.17%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.08%) Tcl
5 1 (1.04%) Java
5 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (42.71%) CCNP
3 13 (13.54%) CCNA
4 9 (9.38%) Degree
5 5 (5.21%) CCIE
6 4 (4.17%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.08%) CCDP
7 2 (2.08%) CCSE
8 1 (1.04%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (1.04%) CCIP
8 1 (1.04%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) PCI DSS
1 7 (7.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.13%) KVM
3 2 (2.08%) Firmware
3 2 (2.08%) vSphere
4 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 6 (6.25%) Ansible
2 6 (6.25%) Nagios
3 3 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.13%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.04%) Cacti
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (75.00%) Cisco
2 25 (26.04%) Juniper
3 21 (21.88%) F5
4 16 (16.67%) VMware
5 14 (14.58%) Arista
5 14 (14.58%) CheckPoint
6 12 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 10 (10.42%) Fortinet
8 9 (9.38%) Nokia
9 6 (6.25%) Avaya
9 6 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 6 (6.25%) Sourcefire
10 5 (5.21%) Citrix
10 5 (5.21%) Huawei
11 4 (4.17%) Splunk
12 3 (3.13%) CyberArk
12 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
13 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
13 2 (2.08%) Dell
13 2 (2.08%) HP
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