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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 359 369 412
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +43
Permanent jobs citing BGP 753 876 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.85% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% 4.99% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 648 701 614
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +13.52%
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
15571 17550 19399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.95% 17.06% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13069 14461 15599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -19 309 £55,000 - 35
South East +9 223 £50,000 - 22
West Midlands -20 63 £47,500 -7.76% 3
East of England +37 58 £47,000 -1.05% 4
North West +51 40 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Yorkshire +33 35 £43,000 -4.44% 2
South West +1 15 £33,000 -26.66% 2
North East +12 8 £36,000 +2.85% 1
East Midlands +7 7 £32,500 -27.77% 1
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1335 (85.14%) Cisco
2 1211 (77.23%) OSPF
3 1062 (67.73%) Cisco Certification
4 986 (62.88%) MPLS
5 930 (59.31%) Firewall
6 876 (55.87%) CCNP
7 693 (44.20%) Juniper
8 691 (44.07%) WAN
9 686 (43.75%) VPN
10 574 (36.61%) LAN
11 571 (36.42%) EIGRP
12 451 (28.76%) CCNA
13 432 (27.55%) Cisco ASA
14 421 (26.85%) TCP/IP
15 384 (24.49%) F5
16 370 (23.60%) Data Centre
17 364 (23.21%) CheckPoint
18 354 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
19 337 (21.49%) Wireless
20 320 (20.41%) Network Security
21 297 (18.94%) DNS
22 285 (18.18%) Telecoms
23 276 (17.60%) Linux
24 273 (17.41%) VoIP
25 262 (16.71%) ITIL
26 261 (16.65%) VLAN
27 252 (16.07%) IPsec
28 245 (15.63%) HSRP
29 224 (14.29%) Finance
30 211 (13.46%) 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 31 (1.98%) OpenStack
2 26 (1.66%) Skype for Business
3 23 (1.47%) IIS
4 20 (1.28%) Apache
5 16 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 11 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (0.64%) nginx
8 7 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.19%) SAS
10 3 (0.19%) Zimbra
11 2 (0.13%) Confluence
11 2 (0.13%) uWSGI
12 1 (0.064%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.064%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.064%) Tomcat
Applications
1 70 (4.46%) MS Visio
2 58 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 37 (2.36%) MS Office
4 5 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (1.85%) IaaS
3 20 (1.28%) SaaS
4 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.57%) Office 365
6 5 (0.32%) PaaS
7 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.064%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.064%) GitHub
9 1 (0.064%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.064%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1211 (77.23%) OSPF
2 986 (62.88%) MPLS
3 930 (59.31%) Firewall
4 691 (44.07%) WAN
5 686 (43.75%) VPN
6 574 (36.61%) LAN
7 571 (36.42%) EIGRP
8 432 (27.55%) Cisco ASA
9 421 (26.85%) TCP/IP
10 354 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 337 (21.49%) Wireless
12 320 (20.41%) Network Security
13 297 (18.94%) DNS
14 273 (17.41%) VoIP
15 261 (16.65%) VLAN
16 252 (16.07%) IPsec
17 245 (15.63%) HSRP
18 210 (13.39%) SSL
19 192 (12.24%) Multicast
20 173 (11.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (1.47%) MySQL
2 19 (1.21%) SQL Server
3 8 (0.51%) Big Data
4 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.26%) Informix
5 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.13%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.13%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.13%) Redis
7 2 (0.13%) TokuMX
8 1 (0.064%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.064%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 15 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (0.57%) JIRA
4 8 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (0.45%) git-flow
6 5 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.19%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 285 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 224 (14.29%) Finance
3 90 (5.74%) Banking
4 23 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 22 (1.40%) Games
6 20 (1.28%) German Language
6 20 (1.28%) Marketing
7 18 (1.15%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.08%) Italian Language
9 13 (0.83%) Retail
10 12 (0.77%) French Language
11 11 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.70%) Publishing
12 10 (0.64%) Electronics
13 8 (0.51%) Legal
14 7 (0.45%) Advertising
14 7 (0.45%) Billing
15 5 (0.32%) Japanese Language
15 5 (0.32%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 920 (58.67%) Network Engineer
2 268 (17.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 248 (15.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 244 (15.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 153 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 149 (9.50%) Network Support
7 123 (7.84%) Network Support Engineer
8 117 (7.46%) Consultant
8 117 (7.46%) Security Engineer
9 110 (7.02%) Juniper Engineer
10 104 (6.63%) Network Security Engineer
11 88 (5.61%) Network Consultant
12 70 (4.46%) NOC Engineer
13 69 (4.40%) Network Specialist
14 65 (4.15%) Architect
15 64 (4.08%) Analyst
16 54 (3.44%) Cisco Support
16 54 (3.44%) Network Analyst
16 54 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
17 52 (3.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (5.74%) 802.1X
2 16 (1.02%) XMPP
3 12 (0.77%) LAMP
4 11 (0.70%) Web Services
5 8 (0.51%) XML
6 7 (0.45%) CSS
6 7 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
6 7 (0.45%) Middleware
6 7 (0.45%) Node.js
7 5 (0.32%) RFC 2547
8 4 (0.26%) Django
8 4 (0.26%) OpenDaylight
8 4 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.19%) HTML
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
1 370 (23.60%) Data Centre
2 88 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (4.72%) Virtual Team
4 55 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 46 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 33 (2.10%) IPTV
8 29 (1.85%) PKI
9 26 (1.66%) Clustering
10 24 (1.53%) Over-the-Top Content
10 24 (1.53%) Private Cloud
11 19 (1.21%) Driving Licence
12 15 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 15 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (0.83%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.64%) Fintech
15 9 (0.57%) Wiki
16 8 (0.51%) Online Games
16 8 (0.51%) Physics
16 8 (0.51%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 276 (17.60%) Linux
2 211 (13.46%) Windows
3 117 (7.46%) Windows Server
4 90 (5.74%) Unix
5 35 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (1.40%) Debian
9 18 (1.15%) Ubuntu
9 18 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.64%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.51%) CentOS
12 7 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.32%) CatOS
13 5 (0.32%) Solaris
14 4 (0.26%) Android
14 4 (0.26%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.19%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.19%) VyOS
15 3 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (16.71%) ITIL
2 211 (13.46%) Network Design
3 207 (13.20%) Load Balancing
4 146 (9.31%) Network Monitoring
5 145 (9.25%) Change Management
6 141 (8.99%) Network Management
7 138 (8.80%) High Availability
8 109 (6.95%) Presales
9 99 (6.31%) Project Management
10 97 (6.19%) Change Control
11 75 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
12 66 (4.21%) Capacity Planning
13 55 (3.51%) Mentoring
14 54 (3.44%) Migration
14 54 (3.44%) Service Delivery
15 50 (3.19%) Network Architecture
16 49 (3.13%) Configuration Management
16 49 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
17 47 (3.00%) Incident Management
18 45 (2.87%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 101 (6.44%) Python
2 83 (5.29%) Perl
3 62 (3.95%) Bash Shell
4 32 (2.04%) PHP
5 27 (1.72%) SQL
6 20 (1.28%) C
6 20 (1.28%) Shell Script
7 18 (1.15%) Tcl
8 13 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 11 (0.70%) Ruby
10 5 (0.32%) Java
10 5 (0.32%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.13%) R
12 1 (0.064%) C#
12 1 (0.064%) C++
12 1 (0.064%) Korn
12 1 (0.064%) VB
12 1 (0.064%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1062 (67.73%) Cisco Certification
2 876 (55.87%) CCNP
3 451 (28.76%) CCNA
4 206 (13.14%) CCIE
5 111 (7.08%) Degree
6 103 (6.57%) Security Cleared
7 100 (6.38%) JNCIA
8 89 (5.68%) SC Cleared
9 83 (5.29%) JNCIS
10 82 (5.23%) CCDP
11 68 (4.34%) CCSP
12 59 (3.76%) CCSE
13 45 (2.87%) JNCIP
14 42 (2.68%) CCIP
15 39 (2.49%) CCSA
16 37 (2.36%) CCVP
17 29 (1.85%) CCDA
18 26 (1.66%) DV Cleared
19 25 (1.59%) CISSP
19 25 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (8.86%) SLA
2 63 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.08%) QA
5 10 (0.64%) HIPAA
6 7 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.19%) SAS 70
8 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.064%) JSP 440
System Software
1 113 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (4.85%) Active Directory
3 27 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.59%) vSphere
5 24 (1.53%) KVM
6 17 (1.08%) NFS
6 17 (1.08%) XenApp
7 16 (1.02%) VMware ESX
8 13 (0.83%) vCloud
8 13 (0.83%) Xen
9 11 (0.70%) Firmware
9 11 (0.70%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.57%) Docker
11 7 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.32%) Postfix
13 5 (0.32%) ProxySG
13 5 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.26%) Snort
14 4 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (3.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 45 (2.87%) Cacti
2 45 (2.87%) Nagios
3 43 (2.74%) SolarWinds Orion
4 35 (2.23%) Puppet
5 33 (2.10%) Cisco Prime
5 33 (2.10%) FortiGate
6 21 (1.34%) Ansible
7 20 (1.28%) OpenNMS
7 20 (1.28%) SCCM
8 19 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (1.15%) Netcool
10 17 (1.08%) OpenView
11 16 (1.02%) HP NNM
12 15 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
13 12 (0.77%) logstash
14 10 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
14 10 (0.64%) SCOM
15 9 (0.57%) SmokePing
15 9 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1335 (85.14%) Cisco
2 693 (44.20%) Juniper
3 384 (24.49%) F5
4 364 (23.21%) CheckPoint
5 204 (13.01%) VMware
6 178 (11.35%) Palo Alto
7 154 (9.82%) SolarWinds
8 148 (9.44%) Microsoft
9 102 (6.51%) HP
10 88 (5.61%) Brocade
11 72 (4.59%) Citrix
12 68 (4.34%) Riverbed
13 59 (3.76%) Avaya
14 45 (2.87%) Fortinet
15 37 (2.36%) Aruba
15 37 (2.36%) Blue Coat
16 34 (2.17%) Red Hat
17 29 (1.85%) Huawei
18 27 (1.72%) Ericsson
19 23 (1.47%) NetScout
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 20% London Allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Inc Shift Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Satigo Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits plu
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + great benefits including Private Medical Ins
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + London Allowance + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 15% bonus.
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £58K Plus 30% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pack
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Inc Shift Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: BUPA, pension + multiple perks
Posted: 8 hours ago