The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 305 354 329
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -25
Permanent jobs citing BGP 832 866 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.99% 0.87% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.76% 5.20% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 705 751 856
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
14446 16669 19433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.19% 16.76% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11825 13888 15718
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in England

BGP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +33 383 £52,500 -4.54% 22
South East +93 260 £48,000 -8.57% 15
East of England +6 64 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North West -9 54 £38,000 -33.91% 8
West Midlands -4 31 £45,000 -1.09% 7
South West +19 16 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Yorkshire -20 14 £30,000 -37.17% 3
East Midlands +11 11 £41,500 -2.35% 3
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for BGP.

1 1288 (81.16%) Cisco
2 1253 (78.95%) OSPF
3 1095 (69.00%) Cisco Certification
4 901 (56.77%) MPLS
5 890 (56.08%) Firewall
6 884 (55.70%) CCNP
7 687 (43.29%) WAN
8 641 (40.39%) Juniper
9 620 (39.07%) VPN
10 615 (38.75%) LAN
11 487 (30.69%) EIGRP
12 445 (28.04%) Data Centre
13 421 (26.53%) CCNA
14 375 (23.63%) TCP/IP
15 369 (23.25%) DNS
15 369 (23.25%) Cisco ASA
16 368 (23.19%) Network Security
17 354 (22.31%) Telecoms
18 327 (20.60%) F5
19 308 (19.41%) Wireless
19 308 (19.41%) Linux
20 297 (18.71%) Network Design
21 294 (18.53%) Cisco Nexus
22 287 (18.08%) CheckPoint
23 280 (17.64%) Palo Alto
24 248 (15.63%) CCIE
25 247 (15.56%) ITIL
26 239 (15.06%) VLAN
27 219 (13.80%) IPsec
28 218 (13.74%) HSRP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (1.83%) OpenStack
2 21 (1.32%) Skype for Business
3 16 (1.01%) IIS
4 14 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 11 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.50%) Apache
7 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.19%) nginx
8 3 (0.19%) SAS
9 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.063%) CMS
10 1 (0.063%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.063%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.063%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.063%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.063%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 37 (2.33%) MS Office
4 24 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.38%) S-PLUS
6 5 (0.32%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (1.95%) IaaS
3 23 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.26%) SaaS
5 17 (1.07%) Office 365
6 12 (0.76%) PaaS
7 5 (0.32%) Slack
8 3 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.13%) Route 53
10 1 (0.063%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.063%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.063%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1253 (78.95%) OSPF
2 901 (56.77%) MPLS
3 890 (56.08%) Firewall
4 687 (43.29%) WAN
5 620 (39.07%) VPN
6 615 (38.75%) LAN
7 487 (30.69%) EIGRP
8 375 (23.63%) TCP/IP
9 369 (23.25%) Cisco ASA
9 369 (23.25%) DNS
10 368 (23.19%) Network Security
11 308 (19.41%) Wireless
12 294 (18.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 239 (15.06%) VLAN
14 219 (13.80%) IPsec
15 218 (13.74%) HSRP
16 190 (11.97%) VoIP
17 183 (11.53%) DHCP
18 179 (11.28%) Internet
19 172 (10.84%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (1.64%) MySQL
2 9 (0.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.19%) Informix
4 3 (0.19%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.19%) Redis
4 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.19%) TokuMX
5 2 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.13%) Big Data
5 2 (0.13%) GIS
5 2 (0.13%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.063%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 11 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (0.38%) Subversion
5 2 (0.13%) Firebug
6 1 (0.063%) Fiddler
General
1 354 (22.31%) Telecoms
2 209 (13.17%) Finance
3 84 (5.29%) Banking
4 36 (2.27%) Marketing
5 30 (1.89%) Retail
6 28 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 26 (1.64%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.51%) Games
9 13 (0.82%) Online Betting
10 12 (0.76%) Legal
11 11 (0.69%) Back Office
12 9 (0.57%) Italian Language
13 8 (0.50%) French Language
14 6 (0.38%) Publishing
15 5 (0.32%) Billing
15 5 (0.32%) Law
15 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.25%) Advertising
16 4 (0.25%) Electronics
17 2 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 931 (58.66%) Network Engineer
2 242 (15.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 194 (12.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 177 (11.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 115 (7.25%) Support Engineer
6 109 (6.87%) Network Support
7 101 (6.36%) Juniper Engineer
8 98 (6.18%) Security Engineer
9 88 (5.55%) Network Security Engineer
10 86 (5.42%) Consultant
11 84 (5.29%) Architect
12 76 (4.79%) IP Engineer
13 75 (4.73%) NOC Engineer
14 74 (4.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 70 (4.41%) Network Support Engineer
16 67 (4.22%) Analyst
17 66 (4.16%) Network Consultant
18 60 (3.78%) Network Analyst
19 54 (3.40%) Lead Network Engineer
20 52 (3.28%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.40%) 802.1X
2 14 (0.88%) Web Services
3 7 (0.44%) Middleware
4 6 (0.38%) LAMP
5 5 (0.32%) Unreal Engine
5 5 (0.32%) XMPP
6 4 (0.25%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (0.25%) SAX
6 4 (0.25%) XML
7 3 (0.19%) FreeSWITCH
7 3 (0.19%) HTML
7 3 (0.19%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (0.19%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.13%) .NET
8 2 (0.13%) CSS3
8 2 (0.13%) HTML5
8 2 (0.13%) Node.js
8 2 (0.13%) OpenDaylight
8 2 (0.13%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.13%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 445 (28.04%) Data Centre
2 117 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (3.34%) Computer Science
3 53 (3.34%) Management Information System
4 51 (3.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 32 (2.02%) Clustering
6 30 (1.89%) BYOD
7 27 (1.70%) Hedge funds
8 25 (1.58%) Virtual Team
9 22 (1.39%) Driving Licence
10 21 (1.32%) Statistics
11 15 (0.95%) PKI
11 15 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (0.82%) IPTV
13 12 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (0.63%) Wiki
15 9 (0.57%) FMCG
16 7 (0.44%) Fintech
16 7 (0.44%) iPad
16 7 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 308 (19.41%) Linux
2 186 (11.72%) Windows
3 116 (7.31%) Unix
4 81 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 27 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.39%) Ubuntu
8 19 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (1.01%) CentOS
10 14 (0.88%) Solaris
11 12 (0.76%) Debian
12 10 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.57%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.44%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.32%) CatOS
15 5 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.19%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.13%) AIX
17 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (18.71%) Network Design
2 247 (15.56%) ITIL
3 160 (10.08%) Load Balancing
3 160 (10.08%) Network Management
4 145 (9.14%) Change Management
5 114 (7.18%) Network Monitoring
6 106 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 101 (6.36%) Presales
8 98 (6.18%) High Availability
9 83 (5.23%) Change Control
10 80 (5.04%) Network Architecture
11 78 (4.91%) Business Continuity
12 69 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
13 68 (4.28%) Project Management
14 64 (4.03%) Mentoring
14 64 (4.03%) Migration
15 56 (3.53%) Configuration Management
16 43 (2.71%) Incident Management
16 43 (2.71%) Information Security
17 42 (2.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (7.12%) Python
2 72 (4.54%) Perl
3 57 (3.59%) Bash Shell
4 30 (1.89%) SQL
5 22 (1.39%) C
6 18 (1.13%) PHP
7 14 (0.88%) Ruby
7 14 (0.88%) Tcl
8 9 (0.57%) Java
8 9 (0.57%) Lisp
9 8 (0.50%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.38%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.32%) C++
11 5 (0.32%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.063%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.063%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1095 (69.00%) Cisco Certification
2 884 (55.70%) CCNP
3 421 (26.53%) CCNA
4 248 (15.63%) CCIE
5 129 (8.13%) Degree
6 112 (7.06%) Security Cleared
7 102 (6.43%) CCDP
8 94 (5.92%) JNCIA
9 86 (5.42%) SC Cleared
10 83 (5.23%) JNCIS
11 77 (4.85%) JNCIP
12 51 (3.21%) CCIP
13 47 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
14 46 (2.90%) CCSE
15 36 (2.27%) CCSA
16 29 (1.83%) DV Cleared
17 26 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (1.58%) CCSP
19 24 (1.51%) CCDA
20 19 (1.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (9.14%) SLA
2 45 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (2.58%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.45%) QA
5 10 (0.63%) JSP 440
5 10 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.19%) SAS 70
8 2 (0.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 131 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (4.66%) Active Directory
3 48 (3.02%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.45%) vSphere
5 21 (1.32%) NFS
6 19 (1.20%) Firmware
7 18 (1.13%) KVM
8 13 (0.82%) VMware ESX
9 12 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (0.69%) iptables
11 10 (0.63%) XenDesktop
12 9 (0.57%) XenApp
13 8 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.25%) ProxySG
15 4 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.25%) Xen
16 3 (0.19%) Gluster
16 3 (0.19%) GlusterFS
16 3 (0.19%) LXC
Systems Management
1 56 (3.53%) Nagios
2 53 (3.34%) Ansible
3 52 (3.28%) Puppet
4 39 (2.46%) FortiGate
5 36 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
6 34 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
7 24 (1.51%) Cacti
7 24 (1.51%) SolarWinds Orion
8 23 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (1.32%) OpenNMS
10 15 (0.95%) SCCM
10 15 (0.95%) SCOM
11 9 (0.57%) HP NNM
12 8 (0.50%) RANCID
12 8 (0.50%) vRealize
12 8 (0.50%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
13 7 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.44%) HAProxy
13 7 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1288 (81.16%) Cisco
2 641 (40.39%) Juniper
3 327 (20.60%) F5
4 287 (18.08%) CheckPoint
5 280 (17.64%) Palo Alto
6 184 (11.59%) VMware
7 113 (7.12%) Microsoft
8 108 (6.81%) SolarWinds
9 95 (5.99%) Riverbed
10 89 (5.61%) Avaya
10 89 (5.61%) HP
11 70 (4.41%) Extreme Networks
11 70 (4.41%) Huawei
12 68 (4.28%) Brocade
13 58 (3.65%) Fortinet
14 49 (3.09%) Nokia
15 42 (2.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 41 (2.58%) Citrix
17 39 (2.46%) Red Hat
18 32 (2.02%) Aruba
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call, overtime, bonus and be
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £59500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Car, On call & OT
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 40000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Palantir Technologies
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£42k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000-80,000 + OTE 110,000 + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car,bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k-55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Full Corporate Bens Package
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension Etc
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago