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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank 850 949 957
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +8
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 11 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.074% 0.012% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 7
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +75.00%
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 - £40,000
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
14845 16968 19699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.37% 16.73% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12123 14159 15917
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 2 December 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
West Midlands - 8 £46,250 - 1
London +67 3 £40,000 -42.85%
BGP-4
UK

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 24 (96.00%) LAN
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
1 24 (96.00%) OSPF
2 21 (84.00%) Firewall
3 20 (80.00%) MPLS
4 19 (76.00%) DNS
4 19 (76.00%) Network Security
5 17 (68.00%) WAN
6 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
7 15 (60.00%) DHCP
7 15 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
8 13 (52.00%) 802.1X
9 12 (48.00%) CCNP
9 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (48.00%) Juniper
10 10 (40.00%) ITIL
10 10 (40.00%) Linux
10 10 (40.00%) EIGRP
11 9 (36.00%) F5
12 8 (32.00%) DMVPN
12 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (32.00%) HSRP
12 8 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
12 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
12 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (32.00%) Cyberoam
12 8 (32.00%) CCNA
12 8 (32.00%) RIP

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 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) LAN
1 24 (96.00%) OSPF
2 21 (84.00%) Firewall
3 20 (80.00%) MPLS
4 19 (76.00%) DNS
4 19 (76.00%) Network Security
5 17 (68.00%) WAN
6 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
7 15 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (60.00%) DHCP
8 10 (40.00%) EIGRP
9 8 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (32.00%) DMVPN
9 8 (32.00%) HSRP
9 8 (32.00%) IPv6
9 8 (32.00%) RIP
10 7 (28.00%) HTTP
10 7 (28.00%) VPN
10 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Security Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Switch Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Administrator
7 3 (12.00%) Check Point Support
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Support
7 3 (12.00%) Firewall Support
7 3 (12.00%) Juniper Support
7 3 (12.00%) Network Support
8 2 (8.00%) Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
9 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (12.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) IPTV
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) MPEG
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) CentOS
2 3 (12.00%) Solaris
2 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Network Design
3 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.00%) Time Management
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Network Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) CCNP
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) CCNA
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) CCDP
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Juniper
3 9 (36.00%) F5
4 8 (32.00%) Cyberoam
5 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (12.00%) Percona
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 15 hours ago