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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 329 371 313
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -58
Permanent jobs citing BGP 888 774 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% 3.96% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 720 640 677
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -4.44%
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
17307 19542 18860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.93% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14322 15698 15238
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 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 31 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 +48 410 £55,000 - 40
South East +55 243 £50,000 +17.64% 28
West Midlands +47 88 £51,500 +8.42% 2
East of England +18 62 £48,750 -2.50% 4
South West +4 35 £45,000 -25.00% 8
Yorkshire -71 35 £45,000 +16.12% 6
North West -4 13 £52,500 +61.53% 8
East Midlands -11 6 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North East - 1 £35,000 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 1743 (88.61%) Cisco
2 1497 (76.11%) OSPF
3 1370 (69.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1214 (61.72%) Firewall
5 1057 (53.74%) MPLS
6 1029 (52.31%) CCNP
7 837 (42.55%) WAN
8 772 (39.25%) LAN
9 757 (38.49%) Juniper
10 754 (38.33%) EIGRP
11 733 (37.26%) VPN
12 719 (36.55%) Cisco ASA
13 628 (31.93%) F5
14 624 (31.72%) Data Centre
15 603 (30.66%) Cisco Nexus
16 576 (29.28%) TCP/IP
17 523 (26.59%) CheckPoint
18 514 (26.13%) CCNA
19 424 (21.56%) Linux
20 420 (21.35%) Network Security
21 418 (21.25%) CCIE
22 397 (20.18%) Cisco IOS
23 394 (20.03%) DNS
24 386 (19.62%) IPsec
25 331 (16.83%) Network Design
26 330 (16.78%) VMware
26 330 (16.78%) HSRP
27 324 (16.47%) Finance
28 317 (16.12%) ITIL
28 317 (16.12%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 60 (3.05%) Lync
2 42 (2.14%) Apache
3 40 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 26 (1.32%) nginx
4 26 (1.32%) Confluence
5 24 (1.22%) MediaWiki
6 20 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.36%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.31%) IIS
11 6 (0.31%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.15%) MTS
13 2 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.10%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.051%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.051%) WebLogic
Applications
1 155 (7.88%) MS Visio
2 107 (5.44%) MS Excel
3 58 (2.95%) MS Office
4 9 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) MS Project
5 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.97%) IaaS
2 11 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.36%) SaaS
4 7 (0.36%) PaaS
5 5 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (0.25%) Office 365
5 5 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.25%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.15%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1497 (76.11%) OSPF
2 1214 (61.72%) Firewall
3 1057 (53.74%) MPLS
4 837 (42.55%) WAN
5 772 (39.25%) LAN
6 754 (38.33%) EIGRP
7 733 (37.26%) VPN
8 719 (36.55%) Cisco ASA
9 603 (30.66%) Cisco Nexus
10 576 (29.28%) TCP/IP
11 420 (21.35%) Network Security
12 397 (20.18%) Cisco IOS
13 394 (20.03%) DNS
14 386 (19.62%) IPsec
15 330 (16.78%) HSRP
16 312 (15.86%) VLAN
17 297 (15.10%) Wireless
18 284 (14.44%) VoIP
19 211 (10.73%) Spanning Tree
20 188 (9.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (3.86%) MySQL
2 45 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 17 (0.86%) SQL Server
5 5 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.051%) Big Data
7 1 (0.051%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 40 (2.03%) Git (software)
2 38 (1.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 37 (1.88%) Subversion
4 35 (1.78%) Jenkins
5 27 (1.37%) JIRA
6 26 (1.32%) Hudson
7 10 (0.51%) Maven
8 1 (0.051%) GCC
General
1 324 (16.47%) Finance
2 303 (15.40%) Telecoms
3 98 (4.98%) Banking
4 48 (2.44%) Marketing
5 43 (2.19%) Retail
6 36 (1.83%) Games
7 28 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 22 (1.12%) Legal
9 18 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 17 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.86%) Law
11 16 (0.81%) Advertising
11 16 (0.81%) Electronics
11 16 (0.81%) French Language
12 14 (0.71%) Online Betting
13 12 (0.61%) German Language
13 12 (0.61%) Back Office
14 11 (0.56%) Publishing
15 9 (0.46%) Japanese Language
16 7 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1089 (55.36%) Network Engineer
2 337 (17.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 242 (12.30%) Consultant
4 135 (6.86%) Network Consultant
5 120 (6.10%) Cisco Engineer
6 111 (5.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 104 (5.29%) Senior Consultant
8 100 (5.08%) Support Engineer
9 94 (4.78%) Network Support
10 92 (4.68%) Architect
11 73 (3.71%) Design Engineer
12 71 (3.61%) Analyst
12 71 (3.61%) Security Engineer
13 69 (3.51%) Network Support Engineer
14 68 (3.46%) Network Architect
15 66 (3.36%) Network Analyst
16 61 (3.10%) Network Design Engineer
17 58 (2.95%) Administrator
18 57 (2.90%) Operations Engineer
19 56 (2.85%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (2.80%) 802.1X
2 39 (1.98%) CSS
3 17 (0.86%) LAMP
4 13 (0.66%) XMPP
5 12 (0.61%) ISPF
6 9 (0.46%) HTML
7 8 (0.41%) Silverlight
8 7 (0.36%) SOAP
8 7 (0.36%) Web Services
9 4 (0.20%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.15%) RESTful
10 3 (0.15%) OLE
11 2 (0.10%) .NET
12 1 (0.051%) VXML
12 1 (0.051%) X-Windows
12 1 (0.051%) RSS
12 1 (0.051%) FreeSWITCH
12 1 (0.051%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 624 (31.72%) Data Centre
2 96 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 45 (2.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 37 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 28 (1.42%) Hedge funds
7 26 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 25 (1.27%) Wiki
9 19 (0.97%) Online Games
9 19 (0.97%) IPTV
10 14 (0.71%) Smartphone
10 14 (0.71%) Clustering
10 14 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 14 (0.71%) Eurex
11 13 (0.66%) PKI
12 12 (0.61%) Equities
13 11 (0.56%) Online Banking
13 11 (0.56%) Fat Client
13 11 (0.56%) Derivative
13 11 (0.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 424 (21.56%) Linux
2 241 (12.25%) Windows
3 199 (10.12%) UNIX
4 57 (2.90%) CentOS
5 54 (2.75%) Ubuntu
6 49 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (2.19%) Solaris
8 36 (1.83%) Debian
9 28 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.46%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.15%) VMS
14 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.10%) HPUX
16 1 (0.051%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (16.83%) Network Design
2 317 (16.12%) Load Balancing
2 317 (16.12%) ITIL
3 199 (10.12%) Network Management
4 157 (7.98%) Service Delivery
5 150 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 131 (6.66%) Network Monitoring
7 120 (6.10%) Project Management
8 96 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 95 (4.83%) Change Management
10 94 (4.78%) Incident Management
11 89 (4.52%) Root Cause Analysis
12 83 (4.22%) Capacity Planning
13 71 (3.61%) Migration
14 67 (3.41%) Network Architecture
15 60 (3.05%) Capacity Management
16 50 (2.54%) Change Control
17 47 (2.39%) Kalman Filter
17 47 (2.39%) Service Management
18 46 (2.34%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 141 (7.17%) Perl
2 119 (6.05%) Python
3 80 (4.07%) Ruby
4 74 (3.76%) Bash Shell
5 50 (2.54%) Java
6 40 (2.03%) C
6 40 (2.03%) PHP
7 35 (1.78%) SQL
8 29 (1.47%) PowerShell
9 25 (1.27%) Tcl
10 9 (0.46%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.46%) VB
11 7 (0.36%) C++
12 6 (0.31%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.15%) Ada
14 2 (0.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1370 (69.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1029 (52.31%) CCNP
3 514 (26.13%) CCNA
4 418 (21.25%) CCIE
5 155 (7.88%) Degree
6 151 (7.68%) CCDP
7 118 (6.00%) Security Cleared
8 114 (5.80%) CCSA
9 102 (5.19%) CCIP
10 100 (5.08%) CCSE
11 64 (3.25%) SC Cleared
12 57 (2.90%) CCDA
13 55 (2.80%) CCSP
14 47 (2.39%) JNCIA
14 47 (2.39%) Check Point Certification
15 42 (2.14%) JNCIP
16 37 (1.88%) JNCIS
17 32 (1.63%) CISSP
18 29 (1.47%) DV Cleared
19 26 (1.32%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (9.96%) SLA
2 31 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 24 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.66%) COBIT
5 10 (0.51%) QA
6 9 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 255 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (3.97%) Active Directory
3 31 (1.58%) VMware ESX
3 31 (1.58%) XenServer
3 31 (1.58%) iptables
4 29 (1.47%) vSphere
5 27 (1.37%) Postfix
5 27 (1.37%) Samba
6 25 (1.27%) Xen
7 24 (1.22%) KVM
8 21 (1.07%) Hyper-V
9 12 (0.61%) ProxySG
10 9 (0.46%) Firmware
11 7 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.36%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.31%) XenApp
12 6 (0.31%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.25%) NFS
13 5 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
14 4 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 81 (4.12%) FortiGate
2 80 (4.07%) Nagios
3 61 (3.10%) Puppet
4 57 (2.90%) Cacti
5 44 (2.24%) CiscoWorks
5 44 (2.24%) SolarWinds Orion
6 42 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
7 39 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
8 37 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
9 36 (1.83%) ZABBIX
10 25 (1.27%) Cisco LMS
10 25 (1.27%) Opsview
11 22 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
12 20 (1.02%) OpenView
13 19 (0.97%) Ansible
14 17 (0.86%) SELinux
14 17 (0.86%) Salt
14 17 (0.86%) HP NNM
15 16 (0.81%) OpenNMS
16 8 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1743 (88.61%) Cisco
2 757 (38.49%) Juniper
3 628 (31.93%) F5
4 523 (26.59%) CheckPoint
5 330 (16.78%) VMware
6 206 (10.47%) Microsoft
7 163 (8.29%) Riverbed
8 135 (6.86%) HP
9 112 (5.69%) Citrix
10 111 (5.64%) SolarWinds
11 92 (4.68%) Fortinet
12 78 (3.97%) Red Hat
13 46 (2.34%) Dell
14 45 (2.29%) Avaya
15 42 (2.14%) Nokia
16 41 (2.08%) Blue Coat
17 39 (1.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 34 (1.73%) Aerohive Networks
19 33 (1.68%) Brocade
20 30 (1.53%) Bloomberg
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus, + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ARM Information Technology
Salary: other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + + bonus, Contributory Pension, Private Health et
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package/Bonus/Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago