The table below looks at the statistics for BGP-4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP-4 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-4 (BGP4)
Rank 878 952 -
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.001% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.091% 0.006% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 - -
BGP-4
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15419 17384 19613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 16.95% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12867 14477 15625
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

BGP-4
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing BGP-4 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP-4 Jobs Demand Trend in England

BGP-4
Salary Trend in England

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

BGP-4 Salary Trend in England

BGP-4
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP-4 across the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

BGP-4 Salary Histogram in England

BGP-4
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP-4 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +49 11 £50,000 +28.20%
South East - 2 £42,500 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
BGP-4
UK

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing BGP-4 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 England region with a requirement for BGP-4.

1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
1 22 (95.65%) Juniper
1 22 (95.65%) OSPF
1 22 (95.65%) Firewall
2 21 (91.30%) DNS
2 21 (91.30%) LAN
2 21 (91.30%) TCP/IP
2 21 (91.30%) Network Security
3 12 (52.17%) EIGRP
3 12 (52.17%) WAN
3 12 (52.17%) Load Balancing
4 11 (47.83%) tcpdump
4 11 (47.83%) snoop
4 11 (47.83%) Spanning Tree
4 11 (47.83%) Wireshark
4 11 (47.83%) SSH
4 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) FTP
4 11 (47.83%) HTTP
4 11 (47.83%) RIP
4 11 (47.83%) Internet
4 11 (47.83%) MPLS
4 11 (47.83%) Banking
5 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
5 10 (43.48%) VPN
5 10 (43.48%) ITIL
5 10 (43.48%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA

BGP-4
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) Firewall
1 22 (95.65%) OSPF
2 21 (91.30%) DNS
2 21 (91.30%) LAN
2 21 (91.30%) Network Security
2 21 (91.30%) TCP/IP
3 12 (52.17%) EIGRP
3 12 (52.17%) WAN
4 11 (47.83%) FTP
4 11 (47.83%) HTTP
4 11 (47.83%) Internet
4 11 (47.83%) MPLS
4 11 (47.83%) RIP
4 11 (47.83%) snoop
4 11 (47.83%) Spanning Tree
4 11 (47.83%) SSH
4 11 (47.83%) tcpdump
4 11 (47.83%) Wireshark
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (43.48%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (47.83%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Check Point Support
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Support
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall Support
3 6 (26.09%) Juniper Support
3 6 (26.09%) Network Support
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) Internet of Things
3 5 (21.74%) PKI
4 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.35%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Load Balancing
2 10 (43.48%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (30.43%) DevOps
3 7 (30.43%) Information Security
4 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Xen
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
1 22 (95.65%) Juniper
2 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) F5