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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 339 350 321
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Permanent jobs citing BGP 768 865 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.85% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.04% 5.07% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 645 735 802
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
15226 17070 19702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.99% 16.75% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12570 14266 15625
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +9 374 £52,500 -4.54% 19
South East +40 226 £47,500 -5.00% 17
North West +21 54 £36,500 -30.47% 4
West Midlands -9 41 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East of England -6 38 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Yorkshire +21 15 £45,000 -10.00% 6
East Midlands +23 10 £32,500 +1.56%
South West -22 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East - 3 £35,000 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1261 (82.53%) Cisco
2 1166 (76.31%) OSPF
3 1037 (67.87%) Cisco Certification
4 938 (61.39%) MPLS
5 870 (56.94%) Firewall
6 835 (54.65%) CCNP
7 645 (42.21%) WAN
8 624 (40.84%) VPN
9 610 (39.92%) Juniper
10 560 (36.65%) LAN
11 524 (34.29%) EIGRP
12 443 (28.99%) CCNA
13 383 (25.07%) TCP/IP
14 366 (23.95%) Cisco ASA
15 365 (23.89%) Data Centre
16 344 (22.51%) F5
17 343 (22.45%) DNS
18 332 (21.73%) Network Security
19 324 (21.20%) CheckPoint
20 321 (21.01%) Telecoms
21 320 (20.94%) Cisco Nexus
22 301 (19.70%) Wireless
23 293 (19.18%) Linux
24 283 (18.52%) ITIL
25 246 (16.10%) Network Design
26 231 (15.12%) VLAN
27 229 (14.99%) IPsec
28 219 (14.33%) HSRP
29 216 (14.14%) VoIP
30 211 (13.81%) Windows

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 36 (2.36%) OpenStack
2 20 (1.31%) IIS
3 16 (1.05%) Skype for Business
4 12 (0.79%) Apache
5 7 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.33%) nginx
7 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.20%) SAS
8 2 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.13%) Zimbra
9 1 (0.065%) CMS
9 1 (0.065%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.065%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.065%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.065%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.065%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 55 (3.60%) MS Visio
3 33 (2.16%) MS Office
4 13 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.065%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.77%) IaaS
3 23 (1.51%) SaaS
4 18 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (0.92%) Office 365
6 5 (0.33%) PaaS
6 5 (0.33%) Slack
7 3 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.13%) Route 53
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1166 (76.31%) OSPF
2 938 (61.39%) MPLS
3 870 (56.94%) Firewall
4 645 (42.21%) WAN
5 624 (40.84%) VPN
6 560 (36.65%) LAN
7 524 (34.29%) EIGRP
8 383 (25.07%) TCP/IP
9 366 (23.95%) Cisco ASA
10 343 (22.45%) DNS
11 332 (21.73%) Network Security
12 320 (20.94%) Cisco Nexus
13 301 (19.70%) Wireless
14 231 (15.12%) VLAN
15 229 (14.99%) IPsec
16 219 (14.33%) HSRP
17 216 (14.14%) VoIP
18 206 (13.48%) DHCP
19 175 (11.45%) Multicast
20 166 (10.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (1.51%) MySQL
2 15 (0.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.33%) Big Data
4 4 (0.26%) Informix
4 4 (0.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.26%) Redis
4 4 (0.26%) TokuMX
5 3 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.20%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.065%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.065%) GIS
7 1 (0.065%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.065%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.065%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (1.77%) Git (software)
2 16 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 15 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (0.39%) Subversion
5 5 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.13%) git-flow
6 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.13%) JIRA
6 2 (0.13%) Metasploit
General
1 321 (21.01%) Telecoms
2 183 (11.98%) Finance
3 80 (5.24%) Banking
4 26 (1.70%) Games
5 23 (1.51%) Marketing
6 22 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.37%) Retail
8 11 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.65%) Legal
9 10 (0.65%) Online Betting
9 10 (0.65%) Publishing
10 8 (0.52%) Back Office
10 8 (0.52%) German Language
11 7 (0.46%) Advertising
11 7 (0.46%) Billing
12 6 (0.39%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.26%) Electronics
13 4 (0.26%) French Language
13 4 (0.26%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 882 (57.72%) Network Engineer
2 228 (14.92%) Cisco Engineer
3 224 (14.66%) Senior Network Engineer
4 213 (13.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 152 (9.95%) Network Support
6 146 (9.55%) Support Engineer
7 116 (7.59%) Network Support Engineer
8 98 (6.41%) Juniper Engineer
9 84 (5.50%) Security Engineer
10 81 (5.30%) Architect
11 76 (4.97%) NOC Engineer
12 75 (4.91%) Network Security Engineer
13 71 (4.65%) Network Specialist
14 70 (4.58%) Consultant
15 67 (4.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 66 (4.32%) Analyst
17 60 (3.93%) Network Analyst
18 57 (3.73%) IP Engineer
19 48 (3.14%) Network Consultant
20 46 (3.01%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (6.28%) 802.1X
2 10 (0.65%) Web Services
3 9 (0.59%) XMPP
4 8 (0.52%) XML
5 7 (0.46%) LAMP
5 7 (0.46%) Middleware
6 5 (0.33%) Unreal Engine
7 4 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (0.26%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (0.26%) OpenDaylight
7 4 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (0.26%) RFC 2547
8 3 (0.20%) FreeSWITCH
8 3 (0.20%) HTML
8 3 (0.20%) JSON
8 3 (0.20%) Node.js
8 3 (0.20%) REST
9 2 (0.13%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.13%) RFC 2544
9 2 (0.13%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 365 (23.89%) Data Centre
2 108 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (4.06%) Virtual Team
4 55 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 51 (3.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 45 (2.95%) Computer Science
7 39 (2.55%) Clustering
8 24 (1.57%) IPTV
9 22 (1.44%) PKI
10 18 (1.18%) Driving Licence
10 18 (1.18%) Hedge funds
10 18 (1.18%) Statistics
11 17 (1.11%) Over-the-Top Content
12 14 (0.92%) Mathematics
12 14 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (0.79%) BYOD
14 10 (0.65%) Wiki
15 8 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (0.46%) FMCG
16 7 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 293 (19.18%) Linux
2 211 (13.81%) Windows
3 103 (6.74%) Unix
4 99 (6.48%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (1.37%) Ubuntu
7 20 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.98%) CentOS
8 15 (0.98%) Debian
9 11 (0.72%) Solaris
9 11 (0.72%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.39%) CatOS
12 6 (0.39%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.20%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.20%) VyOS
13 3 (0.20%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (18.52%) ITIL
2 246 (16.10%) Network Design
3 169 (11.06%) Change Management
4 161 (10.54%) Load Balancing
5 144 (9.42%) Network Management
6 127 (8.31%) Network Monitoring
7 111 (7.26%) High Availability
8 98 (6.41%) Change Control
9 96 (6.28%) Presales
10 78 (5.10%) Project Management
11 72 (4.71%) Kalman Filter
12 69 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 62 (4.06%) Configuration Management
14 60 (3.93%) Network Architecture
15 58 (3.80%) Incident Management
16 53 (3.47%) Mentoring
17 52 (3.40%) Service Delivery
18 49 (3.21%) Migration
19 45 (2.95%) Capacity Planning
20 44 (2.88%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 122 (7.98%) Python
2 82 (5.37%) Perl
3 67 (4.38%) Bash Shell
4 29 (1.90%) C
5 27 (1.77%) SQL
6 24 (1.57%) PHP
7 18 (1.18%) Shell Script
8 16 (1.05%) Tcl
9 12 (0.79%) PowerShell
10 10 (0.65%) Ruby
11 9 (0.59%) Lisp
12 4 (0.26%) Java
12 4 (0.26%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.13%) C++
13 2 (0.13%) R
14 1 (0.065%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.065%) C#
14 1 (0.065%) Korn
14 1 (0.065%) VB
14 1 (0.065%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1037 (67.87%) Cisco Certification
2 835 (54.65%) CCNP
3 443 (28.99%) CCNA
4 203 (13.29%) CCIE
5 113 (7.40%) Degree
6 110 (7.20%) Security Cleared
7 101 (6.61%) JNCIS
8 96 (6.28%) JNCIA
9 88 (5.76%) SC Cleared
10 81 (5.30%) CCDP
11 54 (3.53%) CCIP
12 51 (3.34%) CCSE
13 45 (2.95%) JNCIP
14 43 (2.81%) CCSP
15 34 (2.23%) CCSA
15 34 (2.23%) DV Cleared
16 29 (1.90%) CISSP
16 29 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (1.77%) CCDA
17 27 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (8.90%) SLA
2 78 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.51%) QA
5 10 (0.65%) HIPAA
5 10 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.46%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.20%) SAS 70
System Software
1 102 (6.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 42 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.77%) vSphere
5 26 (1.70%) KVM
6 20 (1.31%) NFS
7 17 (1.11%) Firmware
8 16 (1.05%) VMware ESX
9 11 (0.72%) Xen
10 10 (0.65%) vCloud
11 9 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.59%) XenApp
11 9 (0.59%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.52%) iptables
13 5 (0.33%) Snort
13 5 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.26%) Docker
14 4 (0.26%) Gluster
14 4 (0.26%) LXC
14 4 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 57 (3.73%) Nagios
2 48 (3.14%) Puppet
3 47 (3.08%) Ansible
4 35 (2.29%) Cisco Prime
5 33 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 31 (2.03%) Cacti
7 29 (1.90%) FortiGate
8 28 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (1.77%) SolarWinds Orion
10 20 (1.31%) OpenNMS
11 18 (1.18%) SCCM
12 12 (0.79%) Netcool
12 12 (0.79%) SCOM
13 11 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
13 11 (0.72%) HP NNM
14 10 (0.65%) vRealize
14 10 (0.65%) ZABBIX
15 9 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
15 9 (0.59%) logstash
15 9 (0.59%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 1261 (82.53%) Cisco
2 610 (39.92%) Juniper
3 344 (22.51%) F5
4 324 (21.20%) CheckPoint
5 211 (13.81%) Palo Alto
6 179 (11.71%) VMware
7 129 (8.44%) Microsoft
8 112 (7.33%) SolarWinds
9 81 (5.30%) HP
10 80 (5.24%) Avaya
11 77 (5.04%) Riverbed
12 65 (4.25%) Brocade
13 53 (3.47%) Huawei
14 52 (3.40%) Citrix
15 44 (2.88%) Extreme Networks
15 44 (2.88%) Fortinet
16 40 (2.62%) Nokia
17 36 (2.36%) Red Hat
18 31 (2.03%) Aruba
18 31 (2.03%) Foundry
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + on call + o/t
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 5% shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience. + Bens!
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Superb base with commission and bene
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago