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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 323 346 317
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -29
Permanent jobs citing BGP 899 855 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 4.35% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 758 691 678
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
17088 19633 17873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.19% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14296 15644 14529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 3 September 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 September 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 +45 446 £55,000 +2.80% 38
South East +32 222 £50,000 +11.11% 20
West Midlands +36 67 £55,000 +15.78% 3
East of England +3 57 £47,500 -5.00% 10
South West +11 43 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Yorkshire -95 30 £47,500 +11.76% 5
North West +17 27 £52,500 +38.15% 4
East Midlands +6 9 £35,000 -22.22%
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1579 (88.46%) Cisco
2 1403 (78.60%) OSPF
3 1267 (70.98%) Cisco Certification
4 1079 (60.45%) Firewall
5 959 (53.73%) CCNP
6 916 (51.32%) MPLS
7 745 (41.74%) WAN
8 735 (41.18%) LAN
9 710 (39.78%) Juniper
10 693 (38.82%) VPN
11 651 (36.47%) EIGRP
11 651 (36.47%) Cisco ASA
12 566 (31.71%) TCP/IP
13 549 (30.76%) Data Centre
14 544 (30.48%) Cisco Nexus
15 525 (29.41%) F5
16 474 (26.55%) CCNA
17 463 (25.94%) CheckPoint
18 386 (21.62%) CCIE
18 386 (21.62%) Linux
19 374 (20.95%) Network Security
20 371 (20.78%) DNS
21 370 (20.73%) Cisco IOS
22 346 (19.38%) IPsec
23 328 (18.38%) Load Balancing
24 300 (16.81%) HSRP
25 298 (16.69%) VLAN
26 296 (16.58%) Finance
27 289 (16.19%) Telecoms
28 283 (15.85%) Wireless

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 45 (2.52%) Apache
2 39 (2.18%) Lync
3 34 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 27 (1.51%) nginx
5 24 (1.34%) Confluence
6 22 (1.23%) MediaWiki
7 13 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (0.73%) Tomcat
8 11 (0.62%) MTS
8 11 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 8 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (0.45%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.39%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.17%) Jetty
14 2 (0.11%) CloudStack
14 2 (0.11%) IIS
14 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 134 (7.51%) MS Visio
2 99 (5.55%) MS Excel
3 52 (2.91%) MS Office
4 8 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.11%) MS Project
5 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (0.67%) IaaS
3 8 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.45%) Amazon S3
4 7 (0.39%) SaaS
4 7 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (0.28%) PaaS
6 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.056%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1403 (78.60%) OSPF
2 1079 (60.45%) Firewall
3 916 (51.32%) MPLS
4 745 (41.74%) WAN
5 735 (41.18%) LAN
6 693 (38.82%) VPN
7 651 (36.47%) EIGRP
7 651 (36.47%) Cisco ASA
8 566 (31.71%) TCP/IP
9 544 (30.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 374 (20.95%) Network Security
11 371 (20.78%) DNS
12 370 (20.73%) Cisco IOS
13 346 (19.38%) IPsec
14 300 (16.81%) HSRP
15 298 (16.69%) VLAN
16 283 (15.85%) Wireless
17 269 (15.07%) VoIP
18 198 (11.09%) Spanning Tree
19 192 (10.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (3.98%) MySQL
2 34 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 18 (1.01%) SQL Server
5 8 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.22%) Big Data
7 3 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.056%) Informix
9 1 (0.056%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.056%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 37 (2.07%) Subversion
3 36 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 33 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 25 (1.40%) Hudson
5 25 (1.40%) JIRA
6 7 (0.39%) Maven
7 1 (0.056%) GCC
General
1 296 (16.58%) Finance
2 289 (16.19%) Telecoms
3 113 (6.33%) Banking
4 49 (2.75%) Marketing
5 43 (2.41%) Retail
6 33 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 32 (1.79%) Games
8 22 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 18 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.95%) Legal
10 17 (0.95%) French Language
11 16 (0.90%) Electronics
12 15 (0.84%) German Language
13 14 (0.78%) Law
14 13 (0.73%) Online Betting
15 11 (0.62%) Publishing
16 9 (0.50%) Advertising
17 8 (0.45%) Billing
17 8 (0.45%) Japanese Language
18 7 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1003 (56.19%) Network Engineer
2 328 (18.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 190 (10.64%) Consultant
4 112 (6.27%) Network Consultant
5 105 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 97 (5.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 96 (5.38%) Architect
8 83 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
9 81 (4.54%) Analyst
10 79 (4.43%) Network Support
11 77 (4.31%) Security Engineer
11 77 (4.31%) Network Analyst
12 73 (4.09%) Support Engineer
13 72 (4.03%) Network Architect
14 65 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
15 55 (3.08%) Operations Engineer
16 51 (2.86%) Administrator
16 51 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
16 51 (2.86%) Network Manager
17 49 (2.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.03%) 802.1X
2 39 (2.18%) CSS
3 17 (0.95%) LAMP
4 10 (0.56%) XMPP
5 9 (0.50%) ISPF
5 9 (0.50%) Web Services
6 7 (0.39%) SOAP
7 5 (0.28%) HTML
8 4 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.17%) OLE
9 3 (0.17%) Silverlight
9 3 (0.17%) Sensu
10 2 (0.11%) RESTful
10 2 (0.11%) WebSockets
11 1 (0.056%) VXML
11 1 (0.056%) Memcached
11 1 (0.056%) FreeSWITCH
11 1 (0.056%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.056%) RSS
11 1 (0.056%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 549 (30.76%) Data Centre
2 93 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 36 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 28 (1.57%) Eurex
6 26 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
7 24 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 23 (1.29%) Hedge funds
9 22 (1.23%) Wiki
10 18 (1.01%) Online Games
11 16 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
12 14 (0.78%) IPTV
12 14 (0.78%) Smartphone
13 13 (0.73%) PKI
14 11 (0.62%) Online Banking
14 11 (0.62%) Digital Media
15 10 (0.56%) Clustering
16 7 (0.39%) DTV
16 7 (0.39%) Data Integration
17 6 (0.34%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 386 (21.62%) Linux
2 220 (12.32%) Windows
3 181 (10.14%) UNIX
4 55 (3.08%) CentOS
5 42 (2.35%) Ubuntu
6 40 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (2.18%) Solaris
8 28 (1.57%) Debian
9 22 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.45%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.17%) VMS
13 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.11%) HPUX
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (18.38%) Load Balancing
2 281 (15.74%) Network Design
3 275 (15.41%) ITIL
4 211 (11.82%) Network Management
5 136 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 127 (7.11%) Service Delivery
6 127 (7.11%) Network Monitoring
7 123 (6.89%) Project Management
8 96 (5.38%) Mentoring
9 95 (5.32%) Incident Management
10 93 (5.21%) Change Management
11 91 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
12 88 (4.93%) Capacity Planning
13 62 (3.47%) Migration
14 57 (3.19%) Change Control
15 56 (3.14%) Network Architecture
16 50 (2.80%) Capacity Management
17 49 (2.75%) Configuration Management
17 49 (2.75%) E-Commerce
18 48 (2.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (8.07%) Perl
2 114 (6.39%) Python
3 73 (4.09%) Bash Shell
4 71 (3.98%) Ruby
5 42 (2.35%) Java
6 40 (2.24%) PHP
7 39 (2.18%) C
8 36 (2.02%) SQL
9 27 (1.51%) Tcl
10 23 (1.29%) PowerShell
11 11 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.39%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.28%) C++
13 5 (0.28%) VB
14 3 (0.17%) Ada
15 2 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1267 (70.98%) Cisco Certification
2 959 (53.73%) CCNP
3 474 (26.55%) CCNA
4 386 (21.62%) CCIE
5 136 (7.62%) CCDP
6 134 (7.51%) Degree
7 130 (7.28%) Security Cleared
8 101 (5.66%) CCIP
8 101 (5.66%) CCSA
9 80 (4.48%) CCSE
10 75 (4.20%) SC Cleared
11 53 (2.97%) CCSP
12 52 (2.91%) Check Point Certification
12 52 (2.91%) JNCIA
13 51 (2.86%) JNCIP
14 41 (2.30%) CCDA
15 37 (2.07%) JNCIS
16 28 (1.57%) JNCIE
17 25 (1.40%) DV Cleared
18 21 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (9.02%) SLA
2 31 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.67%) COBIT
5 10 (0.56%) QA
6 7 (0.39%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 211 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.90%) iptables
4 30 (1.68%) VMware ESX
5 25 (1.40%) XenServer
6 24 (1.34%) Postfix
6 24 (1.34%) Samba
7 23 (1.29%) vSphere
8 20 (1.12%) Xen
9 16 (0.90%) Hyper-V
10 14 (0.78%) ProxySG
10 14 (0.78%) KVM
11 9 (0.50%) VirtualBox
12 8 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.34%) XenApp
13 6 (0.34%) Firmware
14 5 (0.28%) NFS
14 5 (0.28%) FreeRADIUS
15 4 (0.22%) Ceph
16 3 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 73 (4.09%) Nagios
2 68 (3.81%) FortiGate
3 60 (3.36%) Puppet
4 50 (2.80%) Cacti
5 44 (2.46%) ZABBIX
5 44 (2.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 36 (2.02%) SolarWinds Orion
7 35 (1.96%) CiscoWorks
7 35 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
8 31 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
9 23 (1.29%) Cisco LMS
9 23 (1.29%) Opsview
10 22 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
11 21 (1.18%) Ansible
11 21 (1.18%) HP NNM
12 17 (0.95%) OpenNMS
13 16 (0.90%) SELinux
13 16 (0.90%) Salt
14 15 (0.84%) OpenView
15 9 (0.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1579 (88.46%) Cisco
2 710 (39.78%) Juniper
3 525 (29.41%) F5
4 463 (25.94%) CheckPoint
5 277 (15.52%) VMware
6 175 (9.80%) Microsoft
7 130 (7.28%) Riverbed
8 104 (5.83%) HP
9 95 (5.32%) SolarWinds
10 90 (5.04%) Fortinet
11 84 (4.71%) Citrix
12 72 (4.03%) Red Hat
13 44 (2.46%) Avaya
14 39 (2.18%) Blue Coat
15 38 (2.13%) Aruba
16 36 (2.02%) Bloomberg
17 34 (1.90%) Nokia
18 33 (1.85%) Dell
19 29 (1.62%) Brocade
20 24 (1.34%) Splunk
Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £55,000 basic + £12% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: to £110K+ package (to £80K base)
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Allowances, Bonus and On Call
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago