The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 81 98 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs citing BGP 13 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 0.22% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 1.92% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
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
118 156 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.86% 11.23% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 114 100
Median salary £38,670 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.32% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for BGP.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 24 (92.31%) OSPF
2 24 (92.31%) LAN
2 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 24 (92.31%) Wireless
2 24 (92.31%) Network Design
2 24 (92.31%) Fortinet
3 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (76.92%) MPLS
4 20 (76.92%) EIGRP
4 20 (76.92%) WAN
4 20 (76.92%) TCP/IP
4 20 (76.92%) CCNP
5 18 (69.23%) CCNA
5 18 (69.23%) CCIE
5 18 (69.23%) High Availability
5 18 (69.23%) Cisco IOS
5 18 (69.23%) Finance
5 18 (69.23%) DMVPN
5 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
6 16 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (61.54%) SNA
6 16 (61.54%) DNS
6 16 (61.54%) DHCP
7 8 (30.77%) HSRP
8 6 (23.08%) 802.1X
8 6 (23.08%) 802.11
8 6 (23.08%) Juniper
8 6 (23.08%) Motorola

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) Firewall
1 24 (92.31%) LAN
1 24 (92.31%) OSPF
1 24 (92.31%) Wireless
2 20 (76.92%) EIGRP
2 20 (76.92%) MPLS
2 20 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 20 (76.92%) WAN
3 18 (69.23%) Cisco IOS
3 18 (69.23%) DMVPN
4 16 (61.54%) DHCP
4 16 (61.54%) DNS
4 16 (61.54%) SNA
5 8 (30.77%) HSRP
6 6 (23.08%) 802.11
6 6 (23.08%) DPNSS
6 6 (23.08%) SCCP
6 6 (23.08%) WLAN
7 4 (15.38%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) PPP
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Consultant
1 18 (69.23%) Data Consultant
1 18 (69.23%) Network Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Network Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) IT Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Data Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 16 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (23.08%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Network Design
2 18 (69.23%) High Availability
3 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL V2
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (76.92%) CCNP
3 18 (69.23%) CCIE
3 18 (69.23%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (7.69%) CCDA
4 2 (7.69%) CCDP
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 24 (92.31%) Fortinet
3 6 (23.08%) Aruba
3 6 (23.08%) Juniper
3 6 (23.08%) Motorola
4 2 (7.69%) Avaya