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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank 887 951 971
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +20
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £71,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.82% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £85,000 -
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -
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
15555 17550 19394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 17.05% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13054 14458 15602
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +48 10 £50,000 -13.04%
South West - 4 £55,000 -
South East +32 2 £42,500 -50.00%
BGP-4
UK

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Juniper
2 23 (92.00%) TCP/IP
3 22 (88.00%) LAN
4 20 (80.00%) DNS
4 20 (80.00%) OSPF
4 20 (80.00%) Firewall
5 19 (76.00%) Network Security
6 16 (64.00%) Load Balancing
7 15 (60.00%) WAN
8 14 (56.00%) RIP
9 13 (52.00%) EIGRP
10 12 (48.00%) Internet
10 12 (48.00%) HTTP
11 11 (44.00%) FTP
11 11 (44.00%) Wireshark
11 11 (44.00%) Banking
11 11 (44.00%) SSH
11 11 (44.00%) tcpdump
11 11 (44.00%) snoop
11 11 (44.00%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
13 9 (36.00%) Degree
13 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
13 9 (36.00%) Linux
13 9 (36.00%) VPN
13 9 (36.00%) MPLS
14 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
14 8 (32.00%) DHCP
14 8 (32.00%) ITIL

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 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) TCP/IP
2 22 (88.00%) LAN
3 20 (80.00%) DNS
3 20 (80.00%) Firewall
3 20 (80.00%) OSPF
4 19 (76.00%) Network Security
5 15 (60.00%) WAN
6 14 (56.00%) RIP
7 13 (52.00%) EIGRP
8 12 (48.00%) HTTP
8 12 (48.00%) Internet
9 11 (44.00%) FTP
9 11 (44.00%) snoop
9 11 (44.00%) Spanning Tree
9 11 (44.00%) SSH
9 11 (44.00%) tcpdump
9 11 (44.00%) Wireshark
10 9 (36.00%) MPLS
10 9 (36.00%) VPN
11 8 (32.00%) DHCP
General
1 11 (44.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Check Point Support
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall Support
3 5 (20.00%) Juniper Support
3 5 (20.00%) Network Support
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Data Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (24.00%) Internet of Things
4 5 (20.00%) PKI
5 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.00%) IPTV
7 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (28.00%) DevOps
3 7 (28.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (16.00%) Network Management
4 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (16.00%) Release Management
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Facilities Management
7 1 (4.00%) Line Management
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) CCNP
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Brocade