The table below looks at the statistics for BGP 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 334 375 309
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -66
Permanent jobs citing BGP 875 735 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.67% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 3.80% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 687 594 690
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,200 £34,125
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
BGP
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
17659 19346 19336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.11% 17.53% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14453 15586 15775
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in England

BGP
Salary Trend in England

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

BGP Salary Trend in England

BGP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in England

BGP
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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 +41 364 £52,500 - 39
South East +73 281 £50,000 +20.48% 27
West Midlands +59 87 £50,750 +6.84% 1
East of England +13 52 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire -68 35 £50,000 +33.33% 5
South West +10 30 £45,000 -28.00% 4
North West -6 14 £46,250 +27.58% 5
East Midlands +5 12 £45,000 - 1
North East - 2 £42,500 - 1
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing BGP 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.

1 1744 (88.66%) Cisco
2 1479 (75.19%) OSPF
3 1367 (69.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1207 (61.36%) Firewall
5 1071 (54.45%) MPLS
6 1028 (52.26%) CCNP
7 817 (41.54%) WAN
8 768 (39.04%) EIGRP
9 741 (37.67%) LAN
10 738 (37.52%) Juniper
11 709 (36.04%) Cisco ASA
12 702 (35.69%) VPN
13 643 (32.69%) Data Centre
14 630 (32.03%) F5
15 607 (30.86%) Cisco Nexus
16 550 (27.96%) TCP/IP
17 534 (27.15%) CheckPoint
18 505 (25.67%) CCNA
19 452 (22.98%) Network Security
20 418 (21.25%) CCIE
21 409 (20.79%) Linux
22 405 (20.59%) DNS
23 388 (19.73%) IPsec
23 388 (19.73%) Cisco IOS
24 344 (17.49%) VMware
25 336 (17.08%) Network Design
26 321 (16.32%) Finance
27 319 (16.22%) Wireless
28 313 (15.91%) HSRP
29 310 (15.76%) ITIL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing BGP 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 74 (3.76%) Lync
2 45 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 41 (2.08%) Apache
4 26 (1.32%) nginx
5 24 (1.22%) Confluence
6 22 (1.12%) MediaWiki
7 21 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.51%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.46%) IIS
11 7 (0.36%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.10%) CloudStack
15 1 (0.051%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.051%) Moodle
Applications
1 138 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 108 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 56 (2.85%) MS Office
4 11 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) MS Project
5 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.10%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.47%) IaaS
2 14 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.56%) SaaS
4 9 (0.46%) PaaS
4 9 (0.46%) Office 365
5 5 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.051%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1479 (75.19%) OSPF
2 1207 (61.36%) Firewall
3 1071 (54.45%) MPLS
4 817 (41.54%) WAN
5 768 (39.04%) EIGRP
6 741 (37.67%) LAN
7 709 (36.04%) Cisco ASA
8 702 (35.69%) VPN
9 607 (30.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 550 (27.96%) TCP/IP
11 452 (22.98%) Network Security
12 405 (20.59%) DNS
13 388 (19.73%) Cisco IOS
13 388 (19.73%) IPsec
14 319 (16.22%) Wireless
15 313 (15.91%) HSRP
16 303 (15.40%) VLAN
17 288 (14.64%) VoIP
18 214 (10.88%) Spanning Tree
19 194 (9.86%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (3.71%) MySQL
2 46 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 22 (1.12%) SQL Server
5 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.10%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.051%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.051%) Big Data
8 1 (0.051%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 40 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 37 (1.88%) Git (software)
3 34 (1.73%) Jenkins
4 33 (1.68%) Subversion
5 26 (1.32%) JIRA
6 25 (1.27%) Hudson
7 10 (0.51%) Maven
8 1 (0.051%) GCC
General
1 321 (16.32%) Finance
2 287 (14.59%) Telecoms
3 79 (4.02%) Banking
4 46 (2.34%) Marketing
5 36 (1.83%) Retail
6 28 (1.42%) Games
7 22 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.07%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.07%) Legal
9 20 (1.02%) Electronics
10 19 (0.97%) Advertising
11 18 (0.92%) Law
12 14 (0.71%) Back Office
12 14 (0.71%) Online Betting
13 13 (0.66%) French Language
14 11 (0.56%) Publishing
15 8 (0.41%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.41%) German Language
16 6 (0.31%) Japanese Language
16 6 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1091 (55.47%) Network Engineer
2 323 (16.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 260 (13.22%) Consultant
4 143 (7.27%) Network Consultant
5 125 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 115 (5.85%) Cisco Engineer
7 110 (5.59%) Network Support
8 101 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 101 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
9 90 (4.58%) Architect
10 85 (4.32%) Network Support Engineer
11 80 (4.07%) Design Engineer
12 72 (3.66%) Security Engineer
13 67 (3.41%) Network Design Engineer
14 64 (3.25%) Network Architect
14 64 (3.25%) Analyst
15 58 (2.95%) Network Security Engineer
16 57 (2.90%) Network Analyst
16 57 (2.90%) Operations Engineer
17 55 (2.80%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (1.88%) CSS
2 19 (0.97%) XMPP
3 14 (0.71%) LAMP
4 12 (0.61%) ISPF
5 10 (0.51%) Silverlight
5 10 (0.51%) HTML
6 7 (0.36%) SOAP
7 5 (0.25%) Web Services
7 5 (0.25%) RESTful
8 3 (0.15%) .NET
8 3 (0.15%) OLE
9 2 (0.10%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.051%) FreeSWITCH
10 1 (0.051%) Unreal Engine
10 1 (0.051%) VXML
10 1 (0.051%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.051%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 643 (32.69%) Data Centre
2 103 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (2.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 49 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 41 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 27 (1.37%) Hedge funds
7 26 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 24 (1.22%) Wiki
9 21 (1.07%) IPTV
10 18 (0.92%) Fat Client
10 18 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 18 (0.92%) Digital Media
11 17 (0.86%) Online Games
12 16 (0.81%) Clustering
13 15 (0.76%) PKI
14 14 (0.71%) Equities
14 14 (0.71%) Smartphone
15 13 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 12 (0.61%) DTV
16 12 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 409 (20.79%) Linux
2 232 (11.79%) Windows
3 184 (9.35%) UNIX
4 57 (2.90%) Ubuntu
5 52 (2.64%) CentOS
6 49 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (1.98%) Debian
7 39 (1.98%) Solaris
8 30 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.56%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.10%) VMS
15 2 (0.10%) HPUX
15 2 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.051%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (17.08%) Network Design
2 310 (15.76%) ITIL
3 304 (15.46%) Load Balancing
4 200 (10.17%) Network Management
5 155 (7.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 145 (7.37%) Service Delivery
7 125 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
8 104 (5.29%) Project Management
9 89 (4.52%) Incident Management
9 89 (4.52%) Mentoring
10 86 (4.37%) Change Management
11 78 (3.97%) Network Architecture
12 75 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 74 (3.76%) Capacity Planning
14 67 (3.41%) Migration
15 65 (3.30%) Capacity Management
16 58 (2.95%) DDoS Mitigation
17 50 (2.54%) Change Control
17 50 (2.54%) WAN Optimisation
18 46 (2.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (6.15%) Perl
2 112 (5.69%) Python
3 70 (3.56%) Ruby
4 58 (2.95%) Bash Shell
5 46 (2.34%) Java
6 35 (1.78%) PHP
7 34 (1.73%) C
8 27 (1.37%) SQL
9 20 (1.02%) PowerShell
10 18 (0.92%) Tcl
11 9 (0.46%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.36%) VB
12 7 (0.36%) C++
13 6 (0.31%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.15%) Ada
15 2 (0.10%) Erlang
15 2 (0.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1367 (69.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1028 (52.26%) CCNP
3 505 (25.67%) CCNA
4 418 (21.25%) CCIE
5 164 (8.34%) Degree
6 147 (7.47%) CCDP
7 116 (5.90%) CCSA
8 107 (5.44%) Security Cleared
9 101 (5.13%) CCSE
10 91 (4.63%) CCIP
11 63 (3.20%) SC Cleared
12 60 (3.05%) CCSP
13 54 (2.75%) CCDA
14 44 (2.24%) JNCIP
15 42 (2.14%) JNCIA
15 42 (2.14%) Check Point Certification
16 39 (1.98%) CISSP
17 38 (1.93%) JNCIS
18 32 (1.63%) DV Cleared
19 25 (1.27%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (10.57%) SLA
2 31 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.66%) COBIT
5 10 (0.51%) QA
5 10 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 268 (13.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.73%) VMware ESX
4 33 (1.68%) XenServer
5 30 (1.53%) vSphere
6 28 (1.42%) KVM
7 26 (1.32%) Postfix
7 26 (1.32%) Samba
8 25 (1.27%) iptables
9 24 (1.22%) Hyper-V
10 23 (1.17%) Xen
11 11 (0.56%) Firmware
12 9 (0.46%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.41%) ProxySG
13 8 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.36%) XenApp
14 7 (0.36%) NFS
15 6 (0.31%) FreeRADIUS
16 4 (0.20%) Docker
16 4 (0.20%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 83 (4.22%) Nagios
2 71 (3.61%) FortiGate
3 64 (3.25%) Cacti
4 52 (2.64%) Puppet
5 48 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
5 48 (2.44%) CiscoWorks
6 44 (2.24%) SolarWinds Orion
7 37 (1.88%) Cisco CUCM
8 27 (1.37%) Cisco LMS
8 27 (1.37%) Opsview
9 24 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (1.22%) OpenView
9 24 (1.22%) ZABBIX
10 21 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
11 17 (0.86%) HP NNM
12 15 (0.76%) OpenNMS
12 15 (0.76%) SELinux
13 13 (0.66%) Salt
14 10 (0.51%) Graphite
15 8 (0.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1744 (88.66%) Cisco
2 738 (37.52%) Juniper
3 630 (32.03%) F5
4 534 (27.15%) CheckPoint
5 344 (17.49%) VMware
6 213 (10.83%) Microsoft
7 160 (8.13%) Riverbed
8 151 (7.68%) HP
9 125 (6.35%) Citrix
10 119 (6.05%) SolarWinds
11 91 (4.63%) Fortinet
12 77 (3.91%) Red Hat
13 53 (2.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 49 (2.49%) Avaya
15 47 (2.39%) Dell
16 44 (2.24%) Blue Coat
17 43 (2.19%) Nokia
18 34 (1.73%) Aerohive Networks
19 33 (1.68%) Huawei
20 28 (1.42%) Aruba
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £350 - £500 per day + NEG
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Market leading salary and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: On Call
Posted: 23 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Progression
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
University of Liverpool
Salary: From £38,511 to £48,743 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago