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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP-4 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank 899 919 900
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.019% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
UK excluding London average salary - £46,250 -
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
15991 17961 17194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.36% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13428 14662 13527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP-4
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP-4 within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 3 £40,750 +8.66% 1
BGP-4
UK

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing BGP-4 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-4.

1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) RIP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) TRILL
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) X.21

BGP-4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing BGP-4 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-4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) 802.11
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) SONET
4 1 (20.00%) X.21
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
1 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
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