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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 354 341 380
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Permanent jobs citing BGP 754 906 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.90% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 5.34% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 637 757 679
Median salary £50,000 £52,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.30% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £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
15419 16960 19833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.82% 16.88% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12863 14128 15797
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 August 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 August 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 -11 354 £52,500 -4.54% 23
South East +21 223 £47,500 -5.00% 14
West Midlands -34 48 £45,000 -18.18% 4
East of England +1 42 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North West +23 38 £38,000 -27.61% 5
Yorkshire +15 32 £43,000 -4.44% 2
South West -29 12 £42,500 -5.55% 3
East Midlands -2 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North East - 3 £30,000 - 1
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1258 (83.75%) Cisco
2 1150 (76.56%) OSPF
3 1012 (67.38%) Cisco Certification
4 942 (62.72%) MPLS
5 864 (57.52%) Firewall
6 820 (54.59%) CCNP
7 638 (42.48%) WAN
8 631 (42.01%) VPN
9 600 (39.95%) Juniper
10 551 (36.68%) LAN
11 532 (35.42%) EIGRP
12 441 (29.36%) CCNA
13 389 (25.90%) Cisco ASA
14 382 (25.43%) TCP/IP
15 356 (23.70%) Data Centre
16 332 (22.10%) F5
17 330 (21.97%) CheckPoint
18 317 (21.11%) Cisco Nexus
19 316 (21.04%) Network Security
20 314 (20.91%) Wireless
21 309 (20.57%) DNS
22 297 (19.77%) Telecoms
23 285 (18.97%) Linux
24 266 (17.71%) ITIL
25 240 (15.98%) VoIP
26 231 (15.38%) VLAN
27 226 (15.05%) IPsec
28 223 (14.85%) Windows
29 220 (14.65%) HSRP
30 217 (14.45%) Network Design

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 33 (2.20%) OpenStack
2 23 (1.53%) IIS
3 22 (1.46%) Skype for Business
4 14 (0.93%) Apache
5 10 (0.67%) nginx
6 9 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.40%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.20%) SAS
10 2 (0.13%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.067%) Confluence
11 1 (0.067%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.067%) uWSGI
Applications
1 60 (3.99%) MS Visio
2 57 (3.79%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.13%) MS Office
4 13 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.067%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.00%) IaaS
3 22 (1.46%) SaaS
4 17 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.87%) Office 365
6 6 (0.40%) PaaS
7 3 (0.20%) Google Apps
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 (0.067%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.067%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1150 (76.56%) OSPF
2 942 (62.72%) MPLS
3 864 (57.52%) Firewall
4 638 (42.48%) WAN
5 631 (42.01%) VPN
6 551 (36.68%) LAN
7 532 (35.42%) EIGRP
8 389 (25.90%) Cisco ASA
9 382 (25.43%) TCP/IP
10 317 (21.11%) Cisco Nexus
11 316 (21.04%) Network Security
12 314 (20.91%) Wireless
13 309 (20.57%) DNS
14 240 (15.98%) VoIP
15 231 (15.38%) VLAN
16 226 (15.05%) IPsec
17 220 (14.65%) HSRP
18 185 (12.32%) DHCP
19 179 (11.92%) Multicast
20 167 (11.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.20%) MySQL
2 16 (1.07%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.40%) Big Data
4 3 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.20%) Informix
4 3 (0.20%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.20%) Redis
4 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.20%) TokuMX
5 2 (0.13%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.067%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.067%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.27%) JIRA
5 3 (0.20%) git-flow
5 3 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.20%) Metasploit
5 3 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 297 (19.77%) Telecoms
2 193 (12.85%) Finance
3 75 (4.99%) Banking
4 29 (1.93%) Marketing
5 18 (1.20%) Games
6 17 (1.13%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.07%) Retail
8 14 (0.93%) German Language
9 12 (0.80%) Italian Language
10 11 (0.73%) Publishing
11 9 (0.60%) Advertising
11 9 (0.60%) Legal
12 8 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.47%) Billing
13 7 (0.47%) French Language
14 5 (0.33%) Electronics
14 5 (0.33%) Japanese Language
14 5 (0.33%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 858 (57.12%) Network Engineer
2 248 (16.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 233 (15.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 209 (13.91%) Senior Network Engineer
5 140 (9.32%) Network Support
6 137 (9.12%) Support Engineer
7 113 (7.52%) Network Support Engineer
8 109 (7.26%) Security Engineer
9 101 (6.72%) Juniper Engineer
10 95 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
11 91 (6.06%) Consultant
12 71 (4.73%) Network Specialist
13 70 (4.66%) Analyst
14 69 (4.59%) NOC Engineer
15 68 (4.53%) Architect
16 67 (4.46%) Network Consultant
17 61 (4.06%) Network Analyst
18 55 (3.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 52 (3.46%) IP Engineer
20 46 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (6.13%) 802.1X
2 11 (0.73%) XMPP
3 9 (0.60%) Web Services
4 8 (0.53%) Middleware
5 7 (0.47%) LAMP
5 7 (0.47%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (0.47%) XML
6 6 (0.40%) Node.js
7 4 (0.27%) CSS
7 4 (0.27%) OpenDaylight
7 4 (0.27%) RFC 2547
8 3 (0.20%) Django
8 3 (0.20%) HTML
8 3 (0.20%) JSON
8 3 (0.20%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.20%) REST
8 3 (0.20%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (0.20%) Ultra Messaging
9 2 (0.13%) FreeSWITCH
9 2 (0.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 356 (23.70%) Data Centre
2 100 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (4.53%) Virtual Team
4 54 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 42 (2.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 38 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 32 (2.13%) Clustering
8 31 (2.06%) IPTV
9 25 (1.66%) PKI
10 24 (1.60%) Over-the-Top Content
11 18 (1.20%) Driving Licence
11 18 (1.20%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
13 15 (1.00%) Private Cloud
14 13 (0.87%) Statistics
15 11 (0.73%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.53%) BYOD
16 8 (0.53%) Fintech
16 8 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
17 7 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 285 (18.97%) Linux
2 223 (14.85%) Windows
3 116 (7.72%) Windows Server
4 95 (6.32%) Unix
5 30 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.33%) Debian
8 20 (1.33%) Ubuntu
9 17 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.67%) CentOS
12 9 (0.60%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.40%) CatOS
13 6 (0.40%) Solaris
13 6 (0.40%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.20%) Android
14 3 (0.20%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.20%) VyOS
14 3 (0.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (17.71%) ITIL
2 217 (14.45%) Network Design
3 166 (11.05%) Load Balancing
4 152 (10.12%) Change Management
5 134 (8.92%) Network Management
6 123 (8.19%) Network Monitoring
7 114 (7.59%) High Availability
8 102 (6.79%) Change Control
9 93 (6.19%) Presales
10 90 (5.99%) Project Management
11 67 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 61 (4.06%) Kalman Filter
13 58 (3.86%) Configuration Management
13 58 (3.86%) Migration
14 56 (3.73%) Capacity Planning
15 54 (3.60%) Mentoring
16 51 (3.40%) Network Architecture
17 50 (3.33%) Incident Management
18 49 (3.26%) Service Delivery
19 45 (3.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 114 (7.59%) Python
2 83 (5.53%) Perl
3 67 (4.46%) Bash Shell
4 28 (1.86%) PHP
5 27 (1.80%) SQL
6 24 (1.60%) C
7 22 (1.46%) Shell Script
8 14 (0.93%) Tcl
9 12 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 10 (0.67%) Ruby
11 7 (0.47%) Lisp
12 3 (0.20%) Java
12 3 (0.20%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.13%) R
14 1 (0.067%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.067%) C#
14 1 (0.067%) C++
14 1 (0.067%) Korn
14 1 (0.067%) VB
14 1 (0.067%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1012 (67.38%) Cisco Certification
2 820 (54.59%) CCNP
3 441 (29.36%) CCNA
4 195 (12.98%) CCIE
5 106 (7.06%) Security Cleared
6 101 (6.72%) Degree
7 93 (6.19%) JNCIS
8 92 (6.13%) JNCIA
9 87 (5.79%) SC Cleared
10 78 (5.19%) CCDP
11 56 (3.73%) CCIP
12 52 (3.46%) CCSP
13 49 (3.26%) CCSE
14 36 (2.40%) JNCIP
15 34 (2.26%) CCSA
16 32 (2.13%) CCVP
17 31 (2.06%) DV Cleared
18 30 (2.00%) CISSP
19 28 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
20 27 (1.80%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (9.19%) SLA
2 72 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.53%) QA
5 10 (0.67%) HIPAA
6 9 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.27%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.20%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 36 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.93%) vSphere
5 26 (1.73%) KVM
6 17 (1.13%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.07%) NFS
8 15 (1.00%) Firmware
9 14 (0.93%) Xen
10 13 (0.87%) XenApp
11 11 (0.73%) XenDesktop
12 10 (0.67%) vCloud
13 7 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.33%) Docker
14 5 (0.33%) iptables
14 5 (0.33%) Snort
14 5 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.27%) Postfix
15 4 (0.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 49 (3.26%) Nagios
2 44 (2.93%) Puppet
3 42 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 41 (2.73%) Ansible
5 35 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
6 34 (2.26%) Cacti
7 31 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
8 28 (1.86%) FortiGate
9 26 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (1.13%) SCCM
11 16 (1.07%) Netcool
11 16 (1.07%) OpenNMS
12 14 (0.93%) HP NNM
12 14 (0.93%) OpenView
13 13 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
14 11 (0.73%) vRealize
15 10 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
15 10 (0.67%) SCOM
16 9 (0.60%) logstash
16 9 (0.60%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 1258 (83.75%) Cisco
2 600 (39.95%) Juniper
3 332 (22.10%) F5
4 330 (21.97%) CheckPoint
5 191 (12.72%) VMware
6 173 (11.52%) Palo Alto
7 137 (9.12%) Microsoft
8 126 (8.39%) SolarWinds
9 92 (6.13%) HP
10 75 (4.99%) Riverbed
11 70 (4.66%) Avaya
12 67 (4.46%) Brocade
13 66 (4.39%) Citrix
14 48 (3.20%) Huawei
15 45 (3.00%) Fortinet
16 36 (2.40%) Nokia
17 35 (2.33%) Red Hat
18 28 (1.86%) Blue Coat
19 27 (1.80%) Aruba
19 27 (1.80%) Ericsson
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + unrivaled benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 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
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Networking People
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus full benefits package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: 26,000-32,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UNiDAYS
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits, dependant on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000 to £65000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits, Dependant on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum +5% Shift Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago