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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 352 340 411
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +71
Permanent jobs citing BGP 834 911 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 0.92% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 4.99% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 731 777 501
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +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
16182 18251 16872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.11% 18.37% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13595 14901 13299
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 -49 339 £50,000 -3.84% 34
South East +9 254 £50,000 +5.26% 31
East of England +18 79 £52,500 +7.14% 8
Yorkshire +30 78 £47,500 -5.00% 9
West Midlands -12 42 £50,000 +17.64% 9
South West +32 41 £40,000 -38.46% 8
North West -14 13 £40,375 +7.66% 4
East Midlands +8 12 £45,000 +25.87% 2
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1371 (84.11%) Cisco
2 1224 (75.09%) OSPF
3 1116 (68.47%) Cisco Certification
4 963 (59.08%) MPLS
5 954 (58.53%) Firewall
6 921 (56.50%) CCNP
7 769 (47.18%) WAN
8 677 (41.53%) Juniper
9 675 (41.41%) VPN
10 618 (37.91%) LAN
11 546 (33.50%) EIGRP
12 480 (29.45%) Cisco ASA
13 458 (28.10%) TCP/IP
14 435 (26.69%) Data Centre
15 434 (26.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 414 (25.40%) F5
17 405 (24.85%) CCNA
18 392 (24.05%) Linux
19 382 (23.44%) Telecoms
20 365 (22.39%) Load Balancing
21 354 (21.72%) Wireless
22 352 (21.60%) Finance
23 343 (21.04%) Network Security
24 325 (19.94%) CheckPoint
25 321 (19.69%) VLAN
26 320 (19.63%) IPsec
27 318 (19.51%) VoIP
28 284 (17.42%) Cisco IOS
29 280 (17.18%) CCIE
30 263 (16.13%) DNS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 61 (3.74%) Apache
2 41 (2.52%) MS Exchange
3 36 (2.21%) Skype for Business
4 29 (1.78%) OpenStack
5 19 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (1.17%) nginx
6 14 (0.86%) Tomcat
7 13 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.49%) Confluence
10 8 (0.49%) Jetty
11 7 (0.43%) IIS
11 7 (0.43%) MediaWiki
11 7 (0.43%) MTS
12 6 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.37%) Zimbra
13 5 (0.31%) Node.js
14 4 (0.25%) CloudStack
Applications
1 91 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 83 (5.09%) MS Visio
3 52 (3.19%) MS Office
4 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.72%) IaaS
3 20 (1.23%) SaaS
4 11 (0.67%) Mimecast
5 9 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.31%) Office 365
8 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.25%) PaaS
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1224 (75.09%) OSPF
2 963 (59.08%) MPLS
3 954 (58.53%) Firewall
4 769 (47.18%) WAN
5 675 (41.41%) VPN
6 618 (37.91%) LAN
7 546 (33.50%) EIGRP
8 480 (29.45%) Cisco ASA
9 458 (28.10%) TCP/IP
10 434 (26.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 354 (21.72%) Wireless
12 343 (21.04%) Network Security
13 321 (19.69%) VLAN
14 320 (19.63%) IPsec
15 318 (19.51%) VoIP
16 284 (17.42%) Cisco IOS
17 263 (16.13%) DNS
18 222 (13.62%) Internet
19 219 (13.44%) SSL
20 204 (12.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (4.05%) MySQL
2 40 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 23 (1.41%) Big Data
4 21 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (0.49%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.37%) Informix
10 5 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.12%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.061%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.061%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.29%) Jenkins
3 17 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 15 (0.92%) Hudson
4 15 (0.92%) Subversion
5 14 (0.86%) JIRA
6 6 (0.37%) git-flow
7 1 (0.061%) Gitweb
General
1 382 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 352 (21.60%) Finance
3 116 (7.12%) Banking
4 35 (2.15%) Investment Banking
5 33 (2.02%) Marketing
6 32 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 32 (1.96%) Retail
7 31 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.47%) Legal
9 19 (1.17%) Games
9 19 (1.17%) Online Betting
10 18 (1.10%) French Language
10 18 (1.10%) German Language
11 14 (0.86%) Electronics
12 10 (0.61%) Law
13 8 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.43%) Billing
15 2 (0.12%) Advertising
15 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.12%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 951 (58.34%) Network Engineer
2 316 (19.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 295 (18.10%) Cisco Engineer
4 259 (15.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 130 (7.98%) Network Support
6 123 (7.55%) Architect
7 117 (7.18%) Support Engineer
8 116 (7.12%) Security Engineer
9 110 (6.75%) Network Security Engineer
10 106 (6.50%) Consultant
11 97 (5.95%) Network Architect
11 97 (5.95%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 95 (5.83%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 91 (5.58%) Network Support Engineer
14 83 (5.09%) NOC Engineer
15 81 (4.97%) Juniper Engineer
16 75 (4.60%) Network Manager
17 71 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 68 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
19 63 (3.87%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.94%) LAMP
2 44 (2.70%) 802.1X
3 24 (1.47%) Web Services
4 17 (1.04%) XMPP
5 14 (0.86%) CSS
6 11 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (0.49%) ELK Stack
7 8 (0.49%) Sensu
8 7 (0.43%) LAPP Stack
9 6 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (0.31%) XML
11 3 (0.18%) HTML
11 3 (0.18%) Memcached
11 3 (0.18%) Middleware
11 3 (0.18%) RFC 2547
11 3 (0.18%) Unreal Engine
12 2 (0.12%) Software Packaging
12 2 (0.12%) WebSockets
13 1 (0.061%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 435 (26.69%) Data Centre
2 142 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (3.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 56 (3.44%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 28 (1.72%) Clustering
7 22 (1.35%) Private Cloud
8 19 (1.17%) Eurex
9 17 (1.04%) Hedge funds
9 17 (1.04%) PKI
10 16 (0.98%) IVR
11 15 (0.92%) IPTV
11 15 (0.92%) Over-the-Top Content
12 12 (0.74%) Driving Licence
13 10 (0.61%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.61%) Data Integration
14 8 (0.49%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.49%) Online Games
14 8 (0.49%) Semantic Web
14 8 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 392 (24.05%) Linux
2 187 (11.47%) Windows
3 111 (6.81%) Unix
4 77 (4.72%) Windows Server
5 42 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (2.33%) CentOS
7 37 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (2.09%) CatOS
9 33 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (1.84%) Debian
10 30 (1.84%) Solaris
11 20 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.98%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.61%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.49%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.43%) Android
16 3 (0.18%) OpenBSD
17 1 (0.061%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (22.39%) Load Balancing
2 241 (14.79%) Network Design
3 216 (13.25%) ITIL
4 207 (12.70%) Network Management
5 196 (12.02%) High Availability
6 170 (10.43%) Presales
7 119 (7.30%) Network Monitoring
8 100 (6.13%) Capacity Planning
8 100 (6.13%) Mentoring
9 99 (6.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 87 (5.34%) Service Delivery
11 79 (4.85%) Change Management
12 76 (4.66%) E-Commerce
13 68 (4.17%) Network Architecture
13 68 (4.17%) Project Management
14 53 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
15 49 (3.01%) DDoS Mitigation
15 49 (3.01%) Incident Management
16 48 (2.94%) Migration
17 47 (2.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 117 (7.18%) Perl
2 115 (7.06%) Python
3 84 (5.15%) Bash Shell
4 59 (3.62%) PHP
5 44 (2.70%) SQL
6 23 (1.41%) Ruby
7 21 (1.29%) PowerShell
8 20 (1.23%) C
9 15 (0.92%) Java
10 11 (0.67%) PHP 5
10 11 (0.67%) Tcl
10 11 (0.67%) VB
11 9 (0.55%) JavaScript
12 8 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1116 (68.47%) Cisco Certification
2 921 (56.50%) CCNP
3 405 (24.85%) CCNA
4 280 (17.18%) CCIE
5 117 (7.18%) Security Cleared
6 106 (6.50%) Degree
7 105 (6.44%) CCDP
8 97 (5.95%) SC Cleared
9 77 (4.72%) JNCIA
10 76 (4.66%) CCDA
11 75 (4.60%) CCSP
12 74 (4.54%) CCIP
13 63 (3.87%) JNCIP
14 52 (3.19%) JNCIS
15 43 (2.64%) CCSA
16 33 (2.02%) CCSE
17 31 (1.90%) Check Point Certification
18 28 (1.72%) JNCIE
19 25 (1.53%) CCVP
19 25 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (9.82%) SLA
2 27 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 20 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.55%) JSP 440
5 7 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.31%) COBIT
6 5 (0.31%) QA
7 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.061%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.061%) SAS 70
System Software
1 163 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (6.32%) Active Directory
3 31 (1.90%) vSphere
4 27 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 22 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (1.17%) iptables
6 19 (1.17%) XenApp
7 14 (0.86%) NFS
8 11 (0.67%) Postfix
8 11 (0.67%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.43%) Samba
10 7 (0.43%) XenServer
11 6 (0.37%) KVM
11 6 (0.37%) ProxySG
11 6 (0.37%) Snort
11 6 (0.37%) Squid
11 6 (0.37%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.25%) Docker
12 4 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 60 (3.68%) Puppet
2 54 (3.31%) FortiGate
3 42 (2.58%) Cisco CUCM
4 41 (2.52%) Nagios
5 37 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
6 30 (1.84%) Cacti
7 26 (1.60%) HP NNM
8 24 (1.47%) ZABBIX
9 22 (1.35%) Cisco UCCE
9 22 (1.35%) SCCM
10 21 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (1.04%) Netcool
12 14 (0.86%) OpenView
13 13 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
14 11 (0.67%) Ansible
14 11 (0.67%) CiscoWorks
14 11 (0.67%) Graphite
14 11 (0.67%) SCOrch
15 10 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
15 10 (0.61%) Iperf
Vendors
1 1371 (84.11%) Cisco
2 677 (41.53%) Juniper
3 414 (25.40%) F5
4 325 (19.94%) CheckPoint
5 257 (15.77%) VMware
6 190 (11.66%) Palo Alto
7 167 (10.25%) Microsoft
8 124 (7.61%) HP
9 118 (7.24%) SolarWinds
10 106 (6.50%) Riverbed
11 90 (5.52%) Citrix
12 75 (4.60%) Red Hat
13 71 (4.36%) Fortinet
14 57 (3.50%) Aruba
15 48 (2.94%) Brocade
16 42 (2.58%) Avaya
17 36 (2.21%) Splunk
18 32 (1.96%) Dell
19 28 (1.72%) Nortel
20 26 (1.60%) EMC
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 20K guaranteed bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable with benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus, OCA, Overtime + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago