The table below looks at the statistics for BGP-4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP-4 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -8.10%
BGP-4
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
153 163 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.23% 12.09% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85 109 108
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP-4
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP-4 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

BGP-4
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 across the Edinburgh region.

BGP-4 Salary Trend in Edinburgh