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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 318 400 330
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -70
Permanent jobs citing BGP 891 688 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.63% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 3.61% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 699 543 641
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £30,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
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
17713 19069 19894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.77% 17.39% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14262 15325 16193
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +79 368 £55,000 +8.37% 30
South East +73 303 £50,000 +26.58% 28
East of England +19 52 £47,500 -13.63% 8
West Midlands +19 45 £47,500 +2.70% 13
Yorkshire -47 40 £50,000 +33.33%
North West +4 26 £45,000 +5.88% 8
East Midlands +25 25 £47,500 +2.70% 1
South West -5 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North East - 8 £50,000 - 1
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1672 (89.51%) Cisco
2 1376 (73.66%) OSPF
3 1296 (69.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1138 (60.92%) Firewall
5 1068 (57.17%) MPLS
6 997 (53.37%) CCNP
7 791 (42.34%) WAN
8 739 (39.56%) EIGRP
9 703 (37.63%) Juniper
10 683 (36.56%) Cisco ASA
11 673 (36.03%) VPN
12 668 (35.76%) LAN
13 598 (32.01%) F5
14 548 (29.34%) Cisco Nexus
15 527 (28.21%) TCP/IP
16 498 (26.66%) CCNA
17 493 (26.39%) CheckPoint
18 451 (24.14%) Network Security
19 429 (22.97%) Linux
20 381 (20.40%) DNS
21 378 (20.24%) IPsec
22 377 (20.18%) VMware
23 359 (19.22%) Cisco IOS
24 348 (18.63%) CCIE
25 344 (18.42%) Wireless
26 334 (17.88%) HSRP
27 332 (17.77%) ITIL
28 330 (17.67%) Network Design
29 315 (16.86%) Finance
30 292 (15.63%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 89 (4.76%) Lync
2 55 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 43 (2.30%) Apache
4 23 (1.23%) nginx
5 22 (1.18%) Confluence
6 20 (1.07%) MediaWiki
7 19 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (0.59%) SharePoint
10 10 (0.54%) IIS
10 10 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (0.37%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.32%) Moodle
13 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.054%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.054%) CloudStack
Applications
1 119 (6.37%) MS Visio
2 114 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 57 (3.05%) MS Office
4 7 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.98%) IaaS
2 15 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (0.80%) SaaS
2 15 (0.80%) Office 365
3 10 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.48%) PaaS
5 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1376 (73.66%) OSPF
2 1138 (60.92%) Firewall
3 1068 (57.17%) MPLS
4 791 (42.34%) WAN
5 739 (39.56%) EIGRP
6 683 (36.56%) Cisco ASA
7 673 (36.03%) VPN
8 668 (35.76%) LAN
9 548 (29.34%) Cisco Nexus
10 527 (28.21%) TCP/IP
11 451 (24.14%) Network Security
12 381 (20.40%) DNS
13 378 (20.24%) IPsec
14 359 (19.22%) Cisco IOS
15 344 (18.42%) Wireless
16 334 (17.88%) HSRP
17 291 (15.58%) VLAN
18 284 (15.20%) VoIP
19 211 (11.30%) SSL
20 198 (10.60%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (4.07%) MySQL
2 44 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 27 (1.45%) SQL Server
4 8 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.11%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.054%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 33 (1.77%) Git (software)
3 32 (1.71%) Jenkins
4 31 (1.66%) Subversion
5 24 (1.28%) JIRA
6 23 (1.23%) Hudson
7 10 (0.54%) Maven
General
1 315 (16.86%) Finance
2 248 (13.28%) Telecoms
3 62 (3.32%) Banking
4 36 (1.93%) Retail
5 30 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 28 (1.50%) Marketing
7 24 (1.28%) Advertising
8 22 (1.18%) Games
8 22 (1.18%) Legal
8 22 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.12%) Law
10 18 (0.96%) Electronics
11 14 (0.75%) Back Office
12 9 (0.48%) Online Betting
13 6 (0.32%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.27%) Publishing
14 5 (0.27%) Billing
15 4 (0.21%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1047 (56.05%) Network Engineer
2 310 (16.60%) Senior Network Engineer
3 240 (12.85%) Consultant
4 142 (7.60%) Support Engineer
5 138 (7.39%) Network Consultant
6 118 (6.32%) Network Support
7 99 (5.30%) Cisco Engineer
8 97 (5.19%) Network Support Engineer
9 90 (4.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 79 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
10 79 (4.23%) Design Engineer
11 77 (4.12%) Architect
12 72 (3.85%) Security Engineer
13 68 (3.64%) Network Design Engineer
14 59 (3.16%) Network Specialist
15 58 (3.10%) Network Security Engineer
16 55 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
17 54 (2.89%) Network Architect
17 54 (2.89%) Team Leader
18 51 (2.73%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (1.45%) CSS
2 17 (0.91%) LAMP
3 13 (0.70%) XMPP
4 12 (0.64%) ISPF
5 10 (0.54%) Silverlight
5 10 (0.54%) HTML
6 9 (0.48%) SOAP
7 5 (0.27%) Web Services
7 5 (0.27%) RESTful
8 4 (0.21%) .NET
9 2 (0.11%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (0.11%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.054%) RSS
10 1 (0.054%) OLE
10 1 (0.054%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 109 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (3.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 49 (2.62%) Management Information System
4 31 (1.66%) Computer Science
5 28 (1.50%) Hedge funds
6 24 (1.28%) Thin Client
6 24 (1.28%) Fat Client
7 23 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
8 22 (1.18%) Wiki
9 19 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 18 (0.96%) Clustering
11 16 (0.86%) Digital Media
11 16 (0.86%) IPTV
12 15 (0.80%) Smartphone
13 13 (0.70%) Equities
14 12 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
14 12 (0.64%) DTV
14 12 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.59%) Derivative
15 11 (0.59%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 429 (22.97%) Linux
2 241 (12.90%) Windows
3 180 (9.64%) UNIX
4 59 (3.16%) Ubuntu
5 57 (3.05%) CentOS
6 52 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (2.19%) Debian
8 35 (1.87%) Solaris
9 33 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (0.64%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.48%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.11%) OpenBSD
16 2 (0.11%) HPUX
16 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (17.77%) ITIL
2 330 (17.67%) Network Design
3 292 (15.63%) Load Balancing
4 196 (10.49%) Network Management
5 161 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 133 (7.12%) Service Delivery
7 123 (6.58%) Network Monitoring
8 108 (5.78%) Project Management
9 100 (5.35%) Mentoring
10 97 (5.19%) Network Architecture
11 85 (4.55%) Incident Management
12 78 (4.18%) Migration
13 73 (3.91%) Change Management
14 70 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
15 69 (3.69%) DDoS Mitigation
16 68 (3.64%) Capacity Management
17 55 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
18 54 (2.89%) WAN Optimisation
19 49 (2.62%) Service Management
20 48 (2.57%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 117 (6.26%) Perl
2 108 (5.78%) Python
3 63 (3.37%) Ruby
4 54 (2.89%) Bash Shell
5 44 (2.36%) Java
6 41 (2.19%) PHP
7 33 (1.77%) SQL
8 27 (1.45%) C
9 18 (0.96%) Tcl
10 17 (0.91%) PowerShell
11 8 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.37%) C++
13 5 (0.27%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.27%) VB
14 3 (0.16%) Ada
15 2 (0.11%) Erlang
15 2 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1296 (69.38%) Cisco Certification
2 997 (53.37%) CCNP
3 498 (26.66%) CCNA
4 348 (18.63%) CCIE
5 157 (8.40%) Degree
6 138 (7.39%) CCDP
7 109 (5.84%) CCSE
8 104 (5.57%) CCSA
9 83 (4.44%) Security Cleared
10 76 (4.07%) CCIP
11 65 (3.48%) CCSP
12 57 (3.05%) CCDA
13 53 (2.84%) CISSP
14 50 (2.68%) SC Cleared
15 43 (2.30%) JNCIA
16 38 (2.03%) JNCIS
17 36 (1.93%) JNCIP
17 36 (1.93%) DV Cleared
18 30 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
19 25 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (11.72%) SLA
2 40 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.54%) QA
4 10 (0.54%) COBIT
5 1 (0.054%) BS25999
System Software
1 281 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 38 (2.03%) Hyper-V
3 38 (2.03%) XenServer
4 33 (1.77%) vSphere
5 30 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 28 (1.50%) KVM
6 28 (1.50%) iptables
7 24 (1.28%) Postfix
7 24 (1.28%) Samba
8 23 (1.23%) Xen
9 18 (0.96%) Terminal Services
10 15 (0.80%) Firmware
11 12 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.48%) XenApp
13 7 (0.37%) NFS
14 6 (0.32%) FreeRADIUS
14 6 (0.32%) ProxySG
15 4 (0.21%) Ceph
15 4 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 97 (5.19%) Nagios
2 67 (3.59%) Cisco Prime
3 65 (3.48%) Cacti
4 62 (3.32%) FortiGate
5 46 (2.46%) Puppet
6 39 (2.09%) CiscoWorks
7 35 (1.87%) SolarWinds Orion
8 29 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
9 27 (1.45%) Opsview
9 27 (1.45%) Cisco LMS
10 21 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (1.07%) ZABBIX
11 20 (1.07%) OpenView
12 15 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
13 14 (0.75%) OPNET
13 14 (0.75%) HP NNM
14 13 (0.70%) Salt
15 12 (0.64%) Graphite
16 11 (0.59%) Icinga
16 11 (0.59%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1672 (89.51%) Cisco
2 703 (37.63%) Juniper
3 598 (32.01%) F5
4 493 (26.39%) CheckPoint
5 377 (20.18%) VMware
6 221 (11.83%) Microsoft
7 169 (9.05%) HP
8 159 (8.51%) SolarWinds
9 147 (7.87%) Citrix
10 141 (7.55%) Riverbed
11 94 (5.03%) Fortinet
12 85 (4.55%) Red Hat
13 56 (3.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 47 (2.52%) Dell
15 46 (2.46%) Blue Coat
16 44 (2.36%) Avaya
17 41 (2.19%) Nokia
18 32 (1.71%) Huawei
19 29 (1.55%) Aerohive Networks
19 29 (1.55%) Infoblox
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £38k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
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Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
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London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
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