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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank 885 936 957
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +21
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 9 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.057% 0.011% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £52,500 £71,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £85,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +88.88%
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
15919 17808 19459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.90% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13316 14326 15625
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,945 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 May 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 +35 6 £50,000 -13.04%
South West - 3 £55,000 -
BGP-4
UK

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
2 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
3 12 (85.71%) LAN
4 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
4 11 (78.57%) WAN
5 9 (64.29%) DNS
5 9 (64.29%) OSPF
5 9 (64.29%) Firewall
6 8 (57.14%) RIP
6 8 (57.14%) Network Security
7 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
7 7 (50.00%) Internet
7 7 (50.00%) HTTP
8 6 (42.86%) FTP
8 6 (42.86%) tcpdump
8 6 (42.86%) snoop
8 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
8 6 (42.86%) Banking
8 6 (42.86%) SSH
8 6 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
9 5 (35.71%) F5
9 5 (35.71%) Multicast
9 5 (35.71%) DevOps
9 5 (35.71%) Degree
9 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
10 4 (28.57%) Network Management
10 4 (28.57%) Information Security
10 4 (28.57%) SLA

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 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) WAN
4 9 (64.29%) DNS
4 9 (64.29%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) OSPF
5 8 (57.14%) Network Security
5 8 (57.14%) RIP
6 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 7 (50.00%) HTTP
6 7 (50.00%) Internet
7 6 (42.86%) FTP
7 6 (42.86%) snoop
7 6 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
7 6 (42.86%) SSH
7 6 (42.86%) tcpdump
7 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
8 5 (35.71%) Multicast
9 3 (21.43%) MPLS
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Check Point Support
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall Support
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper Support
4 2 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Internet of Things
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) PKI
5 2 (14.29%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Change Control
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Network Management
3 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Facilities Management
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (35.71%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade