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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 365 359 424
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +65
Permanent jobs citing BGP 760 870 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.84% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 4.85% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 656 682 607
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
15631 17923 19876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.06% 17.32% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13108 14689 15988
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -17 297 £55,000 +4.76% 24
South East -15 216 £47,500 -5.00% 16
East of England +42 67 £47,000 +4.44% 5
West Midlands -34 63 £50,000 - 7
North West +57 48 £35,000 -24.32% 2
Yorkshire +34 41 £43,000 -14.00% 2
South West +14 25 £38,000 -15.55% 2
North East +9 10 £31,750 -25.29%
East Midlands +6 8 £32,500 -27.77%
Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1315 (84.19%) Cisco
2 1232 (78.87%) OSPF
3 1060 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
4 979 (62.68%) MPLS
5 944 (60.44%) Firewall
6 883 (56.53%) CCNP
7 720 (46.09%) WAN
8 705 (45.13%) Juniper
9 679 (43.47%) VPN
10 591 (37.84%) LAN
11 579 (37.07%) EIGRP
12 446 (28.55%) Cisco ASA
13 435 (27.85%) CCNA
14 432 (27.66%) TCP/IP
15 413 (26.44%) F5
16 399 (25.54%) Data Centre
17 381 (24.39%) CheckPoint
18 378 (24.20%) Cisco Nexus
19 350 (22.41%) Wireless
20 326 (20.87%) Network Security
21 300 (19.21%) Telecoms
22 298 (19.08%) VoIP
23 283 (18.12%) DNS
24 271 (17.35%) Linux
25 270 (17.29%) IPsec
26 262 (16.77%) VLAN
27 246 (15.75%) HSRP
28 235 (15.04%) ITIL
29 230 (14.72%) Finance
30 227 (14.53%) Load Balancing

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 34 (2.18%) Skype for Business
2 30 (1.92%) OpenStack
3 28 (1.79%) Apache
4 24 (1.54%) MS Exchange
5 21 (1.34%) IIS
6 15 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (0.58%) nginx
10 5 (0.32%) Zimbra
11 2 (0.13%) Confluence
11 2 (0.13%) SAS
11 2 (0.13%) uWSGI
12 1 (0.064%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.064%) Tomcat
Applications
1 77 (4.93%) MS Visio
2 67 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 41 (2.62%) MS Office
4 5 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (1.98%) IaaS
3 19 (1.22%) SaaS
4 10 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.58%) Office 365
6 6 (0.38%) PaaS
7 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.064%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.064%) GitHub
9 1 (0.064%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1232 (78.87%) OSPF
2 979 (62.68%) MPLS
3 944 (60.44%) Firewall
4 720 (46.09%) WAN
5 679 (43.47%) VPN
6 591 (37.84%) LAN
7 579 (37.07%) EIGRP
8 446 (28.55%) Cisco ASA
9 432 (27.66%) TCP/IP
10 378 (24.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 350 (22.41%) Wireless
12 326 (20.87%) Network Security
13 298 (19.08%) VoIP
14 283 (18.12%) DNS
15 270 (17.29%) IPsec
16 262 (16.77%) VLAN
17 246 (15.75%) HSRP
18 221 (14.15%) SSL
19 180 (11.52%) Multicast
20 179 (11.46%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (1.98%) MySQL
2 23 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 9 (0.58%) Big Data
4 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.32%) Informix
7 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.13%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.064%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.064%) DB2
9 1 (0.064%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.064%) Redis
9 1 (0.064%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 20 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 16 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 11 (0.70%) JIRA
4 10 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.58%) git-flow
6 6 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.19%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 300 (19.21%) Telecoms
2 230 (14.72%) Finance
3 98 (6.27%) Banking
4 23 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 22 (1.41%) German Language
6 21 (1.34%) Investment Banking
6 21 (1.34%) Marketing
7 18 (1.15%) Games
8 16 (1.02%) Italian Language
9 15 (0.96%) French Language
10 13 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.70%) Electronics
12 9 (0.58%) Publishing
12 9 (0.58%) Retail
13 7 (0.45%) Billing
13 7 (0.45%) Legal
14 6 (0.38%) Advertising
14 6 (0.38%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.26%) Japanese Language
16 3 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 908 (58.13%) Network Engineer
2 276 (17.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 253 (16.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 242 (15.49%) Senior Network Engineer
5 156 (9.99%) Support Engineer
6 150 (9.60%) Network Support
7 126 (8.07%) Consultant
8 123 (7.87%) Network Support Engineer
9 120 (7.68%) Security Engineer
10 109 (6.98%) Juniper Engineer
11 108 (6.91%) Network Security Engineer
12 96 (6.15%) Network Consultant
13 75 (4.80%) NOC Engineer
14 65 (4.16%) Architect
14 65 (4.16%) Network Specialist
15 60 (3.84%) Analyst
16 53 (3.39%) Switch Engineer
17 52 (3.33%) Cisco Support
18 51 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 50 (3.20%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (5.70%) 802.1X
2 20 (1.28%) LAMP
2 20 (1.28%) XMPP
3 16 (1.02%) Web Services
4 9 (0.58%) XML
5 8 (0.51%) CSS
5 8 (0.51%) Node.js
6 6 (0.38%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (0.32%) HTML
7 5 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.32%) RFC 2547
8 4 (0.26%) Django
8 4 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.26%) Middleware
9 3 (0.19%) JSON
9 3 (0.19%) REST
9 3 (0.19%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (0.19%) Ultra Messaging
10 2 (0.13%) FreeSWITCH
10 2 (0.13%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 399 (25.54%) Data Centre
2 84 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (4.67%) Virtual Team
4 53 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 48 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 32 (2.05%) IPTV
7 32 (2.05%) PKI
8 30 (1.92%) Private Cloud
9 27 (1.73%) Clustering
10 22 (1.41%) Over-the-Top Content
11 20 (1.28%) Driving Licence
12 16 (1.02%) Mathematics
13 13 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (0.70%) Fintech
15 9 (0.58%) Wiki
16 8 (0.51%) Online Games
16 8 (0.51%) Physics
17 7 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
17 7 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 271 (17.35%) Linux
2 204 (13.06%) Windows
3 109 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 85 (5.44%) Unix
5 39 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (1.22%) Debian
9 17 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (0.96%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.51%) Android
13 6 (0.38%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.32%) CatOS
14 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.26%) CentOS
15 4 (0.26%) Solaris
16 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.19%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.13%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (15.04%) ITIL
2 227 (14.53%) Load Balancing
3 203 (13.00%) Network Design
4 149 (9.54%) Network Monitoring
5 138 (8.83%) High Availability
6 135 (8.64%) Network Management
7 134 (8.58%) Presales
8 122 (7.81%) Change Management
9 89 (5.70%) Project Management
10 77 (4.93%) Change Control
11 74 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
12 67 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
13 65 (4.16%) Mentoring
14 60 (3.84%) Migration
14 60 (3.84%) Service Delivery
15 53 (3.39%) Network Architecture
16 47 (3.01%) WAN Optimisation
17 43 (2.75%) Coaching
17 43 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
17 43 (2.75%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (5.70%) Python
2 79 (5.06%) Perl
3 54 (3.46%) Bash Shell
4 38 (2.43%) PHP
5 27 (1.73%) SQL
6 21 (1.34%) C
7 20 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 15 (0.96%) Tcl
9 14 (0.90%) PowerShell
10 12 (0.77%) Ruby
11 8 (0.51%) Java
12 6 (0.38%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.13%) R
13 2 (0.13%) VB
14 1 (0.064%) C#
14 1 (0.064%) C++
14 1 (0.064%) Korn
14 1 (0.064%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1060 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 883 (56.53%) CCNP
3 435 (27.85%) CCNA
4 201 (12.87%) CCIE
5 110 (7.04%) Degree
6 100 (6.40%) JNCIA
7 95 (6.08%) Security Cleared
8 82 (5.25%) JNCIS
8 82 (5.25%) SC Cleared
9 75 (4.80%) CCDP
10 68 (4.35%) CCSP
11 55 (3.52%) CCSE
12 45 (2.88%) CCIP
13 43 (2.75%) CCSA
14 42 (2.69%) JNCIP
15 41 (2.62%) CCVP
16 33 (2.11%) CCDA
17 25 (1.60%) DV Cleared
17 25 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
18 24 (1.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (9.09%) SLA
2 59 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.64%) HIPAA
5 7 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.26%) QA
8 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.13%) SAS 70
System Software
1 120 (7.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (5.51%) Active Directory
3 30 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.79%) vSphere
5 25 (1.60%) XenApp
6 18 (1.15%) KVM
7 17 (1.09%) NFS
8 15 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.83%) vCloud
9 13 (0.83%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.83%) Xen
10 12 (0.77%) Docker
11 10 (0.64%) Firmware
12 6 (0.38%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.38%) Snort
12 6 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.32%) Postfix
13 5 (0.32%) Squid
13 5 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 64 (4.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 46 (2.94%) Nagios
3 43 (2.75%) Cacti
3 43 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 39 (2.50%) FortiGate
5 34 (2.18%) Cisco Prime
6 25 (1.60%) Puppet
7 20 (1.28%) Netcool
8 19 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
8 19 (1.22%) SCCM
9 18 (1.15%) OpenNMS
9 18 (1.15%) OpenView
10 17 (1.09%) HP NNM
11 14 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
13 11 (0.70%) logstash
14 10 (0.64%) Ansible
14 10 (0.64%) ZABBIX
15 9 (0.58%) CFEngine
15 9 (0.58%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 1315 (84.19%) Cisco
2 705 (45.13%) Juniper
3 413 (26.44%) F5
4 381 (24.39%) CheckPoint
5 221 (14.15%) VMware
6 165 (10.56%) Palo Alto
7 161 (10.31%) Microsoft
8 155 (9.92%) SolarWinds
9 104 (6.66%) HP
10 86 (5.51%) Brocade
11 81 (5.19%) Citrix
12 77 (4.93%) Riverbed
13 48 (3.07%) Fortinet
14 43 (2.75%) Blue Coat
15 41 (2.62%) Avaya
16 33 (2.11%) Aruba
17 30 (1.92%) Red Hat
18 26 (1.66%) Ericsson
19 24 (1.54%) Splunk
20 23 (1.47%) NetScout
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Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum £40,000 to £42,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + + London Waiting allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + London Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and gd benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 10% bonus and excellent benefits
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London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 20% London Allowance
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £52000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £130,000 per annum Salary is approx. 70-130k base + bo
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City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k-55k + benefits
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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City, London
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