The first table below looks at the demand for BGP 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 over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 86 94
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.093% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.65% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 154 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.42% 14.31% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 133 84 112
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,698 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
BGP
Scotland

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

BGP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

BGP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

BGP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) F5
Edinburgh & Lothians
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago