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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 364 343 441
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +98
Permanent jobs citing BGP 748 909 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.89% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.72% 4.97% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 636 712 560
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £68,650 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
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
15833 18307 19639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.23% 17.90% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13268 14778 15763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -32 273 £55,000 - 44
South East -25 227 £47,500 -5.00% 22
East of England +47 70 £45,000 -5.26% 5
West Midlands -2 63 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North West +38 48 £33,750 -25.00% 5
Yorkshire +17 40 £45,000 -10.00% 12
South West +10 31 £38,000 -24.00% 3
East Midlands 0 10 £32,500 -31.57% 1
North East +6 9 £33,500 -33.00%
Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1320 (83.12%) Cisco
2 1257 (79.16%) OSPF
3 1055 (66.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1007 (63.41%) MPLS
5 950 (59.82%) Firewall
6 876 (55.16%) CCNP
7 770 (48.49%) WAN
8 721 (45.40%) Juniper
9 702 (44.21%) VPN
10 620 (39.04%) LAN
11 592 (37.28%) EIGRP
12 454 (28.59%) TCP/IP
13 453 (28.53%) Cisco ASA
14 428 (26.95%) F5
15 426 (26.83%) CCNA
16 413 (26.01%) Data Centre
17 387 (24.37%) Cisco Nexus
18 372 (23.43%) CheckPoint
19 371 (23.36%) Wireless
20 328 (20.65%) Network Security
21 309 (19.46%) IPsec
21 309 (19.46%) VoIP
22 307 (19.33%) Telecoms
23 302 (19.02%) Linux
24 276 (17.38%) VLAN
25 254 (15.99%) Load Balancing
25 254 (15.99%) DNS
25 254 (15.99%) Finance
26 247 (15.55%) SSL
27 245 (15.43%) 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 42 (2.64%) Skype for Business
2 38 (2.39%) Apache
3 31 (1.95%) MS Exchange
4 25 (1.57%) OpenStack
5 22 (1.39%) IIS
6 17 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.57%) nginx
9 7 (0.44%) Node.js
10 5 (0.31%) Zimbra
11 2 (0.13%) Confluence
11 2 (0.13%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.13%) uWSGI
12 1 (0.063%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.063%) SAS
Applications
1 81 (5.10%) MS Visio
2 80 (5.04%) MS Excel
3 44 (2.77%) MS Office
4 5 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 36 (2.27%) IaaS
2 20 (1.26%) SaaS
3 10 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.50%) Office 365
5 7 (0.44%) PaaS
6 4 (0.25%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.063%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1257 (79.16%) OSPF
2 1007 (63.41%) MPLS
3 950 (59.82%) Firewall
4 770 (48.49%) WAN
5 702 (44.21%) VPN
6 620 (39.04%) LAN
7 592 (37.28%) EIGRP
8 454 (28.59%) TCP/IP
9 453 (28.53%) Cisco ASA
10 387 (24.37%) Cisco Nexus
11 371 (23.36%) Wireless
12 328 (20.65%) Network Security
13 309 (19.46%) IPsec
13 309 (19.46%) VoIP
14 276 (17.38%) VLAN
15 254 (15.99%) DNS
16 247 (15.55%) SSL
17 245 (15.43%) HSRP
18 212 (13.35%) Cisco IOS
19 208 (13.10%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (2.71%) MySQL
2 30 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 13 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (0.50%) Big Data
6 5 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.25%) Informix
8 2 (0.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.13%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.063%) DB2
9 1 (0.063%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.063%) Redis
9 1 (0.063%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 18 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (0.76%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.69%) JIRA
4 10 (0.63%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.57%) git-flow
6 5 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.19%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 307 (19.33%) Telecoms
2 254 (15.99%) Finance
3 102 (6.42%) Banking
4 30 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 27 (1.70%) German Language
5 27 (1.70%) Marketing
6 22 (1.39%) Investment Banking
7 20 (1.26%) French Language
8 16 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.01%) Italian Language
9 15 (0.94%) Games
10 11 (0.69%) Electronics
10 11 (0.69%) Legal
11 8 (0.50%) Publishing
12 7 (0.44%) Advertising
12 7 (0.44%) Online Betting
13 6 (0.38%) Billing
14 4 (0.25%) Japanese Language
14 4 (0.25%) Law
14 4 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 908 (57.18%) Network Engineer
2 261 (16.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 259 (16.31%) Cisco Engineer
4 234 (14.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 162 (10.20%) Support Engineer
6 156 (9.82%) Network Support
7 141 (8.88%) Consultant
8 125 (7.87%) Network Support Engineer
9 122 (7.68%) Security Engineer
10 110 (6.93%) Network Security Engineer
11 105 (6.61%) Network Consultant
12 98 (6.17%) Juniper Engineer
13 76 (4.79%) NOC Engineer
14 64 (4.03%) Analyst
15 63 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 61 (3.84%) Architect
17 59 (3.72%) Network Specialist
18 58 (3.65%) Senior Cisco Engineer
18 58 (3.65%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
19 55 (3.46%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (5.60%) 802.1X
2 29 (1.83%) LAMP
3 25 (1.57%) XMPP
4 17 (1.07%) Web Services
5 7 (0.44%) CSS
6 6 (0.38%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (0.38%) XML
7 5 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.25%) Unreal Engine
9 3 (0.19%) HTML
9 3 (0.19%) Middleware
9 3 (0.19%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (0.19%) Ultra Messaging
10 2 (0.13%) Django
10 2 (0.13%) FreeSWITCH
10 2 (0.13%) OpenDaylight
10 2 (0.13%) PHP-FPM
10 2 (0.13%) RFC 2547
10 2 (0.13%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 413 (26.01%) Data Centre
2 89 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 46 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 41 (2.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 36 (2.27%) Private Cloud
7 34 (2.14%) IPTV
7 34 (2.14%) PKI
8 28 (1.76%) Clustering
9 26 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
10 21 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 17 (1.07%) Mathematics
12 13 (0.82%) IVR
12 13 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.57%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.57%) Fintech
13 9 (0.57%) Wiki
14 7 (0.44%) Physics
14 7 (0.44%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 302 (19.02%) Linux
2 198 (12.47%) Windows
3 102 (6.42%) Windows Server
4 92 (5.79%) Unix
5 41 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (1.20%) Debian
8 14 (0.88%) CatOS
8 14 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.76%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.69%) Android
11 8 (0.50%) CentOS
11 8 (0.50%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.19%) Solaris
13 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.19%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.063%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (15.99%) Load Balancing
2 229 (14.42%) ITIL
3 199 (12.53%) Network Design
4 165 (10.39%) Presales
5 153 (9.63%) High Availability
6 151 (9.51%) Network Monitoring
7 149 (9.38%) Network Management
8 115 (7.24%) Change Management
9 93 (5.86%) Project Management
10 88 (5.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 76 (4.79%) Mentoring
12 75 (4.72%) Change Control
13 71 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
14 66 (4.16%) Migration
15 60 (3.78%) Service Delivery
16 55 (3.46%) Network Architecture
17 51 (3.21%) WAN Optimisation
18 48 (3.02%) Coaching
19 47 (2.96%) Incident Management
20 45 (2.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 86 (5.42%) Python
2 72 (4.53%) Perl
3 59 (3.72%) Bash Shell
4 36 (2.27%) PHP
5 27 (1.70%) SQL
6 20 (1.26%) C
7 19 (1.20%) Shell Script
8 16 (1.01%) PowerShell
9 10 (0.63%) Ruby
10 9 (0.57%) Tcl
11 7 (0.44%) Java
12 5 (0.31%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.25%) VB
14 2 (0.13%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.13%) R
15 1 (0.063%) C#
15 1 (0.063%) C++
15 1 (0.063%) Korn
15 1 (0.063%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1055 (66.44%) Cisco Certification
2 876 (55.16%) CCNP
3 426 (26.83%) CCNA
4 211 (13.29%) CCIE
5 110 (6.93%) Degree
6 105 (6.61%) Security Cleared
7 99 (6.23%) JNCIA
8 94 (5.92%) SC Cleared
9 87 (5.48%) CCDP
10 82 (5.16%) JNCIS
11 69 (4.35%) CCSP
12 55 (3.46%) CCSE
13 49 (3.09%) CCDA
14 48 (3.02%) JNCIP
15 46 (2.90%) CCSA
16 40 (2.52%) CCIP
16 40 (2.52%) CCVP
17 25 (1.57%) DV Cleared
17 25 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (1.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (9.19%) SLA
2 52 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.50%) HIPAA
5 7 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.31%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.19%) QA
9 1 (0.063%) SAS 70
System Software
1 141 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (5.79%) Active Directory
3 32 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 31 (1.95%) vSphere
5 28 (1.76%) XenApp
6 16 (1.01%) NFS
6 16 (1.01%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.76%) KVM
7 12 (0.76%) vCloud
8 11 (0.69%) Docker
8 11 (0.69%) Xen
9 9 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.50%) Postfix
11 7 (0.44%) Firmware
12 6 (0.38%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.38%) Snort
13 5 (0.31%) Squid
14 4 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 56 (3.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 44 (2.77%) SolarWinds Orion
3 41 (2.58%) Nagios
4 37 (2.33%) FortiGate
5 33 (2.08%) Cacti
6 27 (1.70%) Cisco Prime
7 23 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
7 23 (1.45%) Puppet
8 21 (1.32%) Netcool
9 20 (1.26%) HP NNM
10 19 (1.20%) Cisco UCCE
11 17 (1.07%) OpenView
12 16 (1.01%) SCCM
13 14 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (0.76%) OpenNMS
15 11 (0.69%) Graphite
15 11 (0.69%) ZABBIX
16 10 (0.63%) Cisco IPCC
16 10 (0.63%) logstash
16 10 (0.63%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1320 (83.12%) Cisco
2 721 (45.40%) Juniper
3 428 (26.95%) F5
4 372 (23.43%) CheckPoint
5 241 (15.18%) VMware
6 178 (11.21%) Microsoft
7 160 (10.08%) Palo Alto
8 143 (9.01%) SolarWinds
9 120 (7.56%) HP
10 87 (5.48%) Brocade
11 82 (5.16%) Riverbed
12 80 (5.04%) Citrix
13 56 (3.53%) Fortinet
14 43 (2.71%) Blue Coat
15 35 (2.20%) Aruba
15 35 (2.20%) Red Hat
16 34 (2.14%) Avaya
17 27 (1.70%) Splunk
18 26 (1.64%) NetScout
19 25 (1.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent on-top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + inc shift
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and gd benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pack
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Inc Shift Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 5 days ago