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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
UK / England
Rank 282 354 353
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 885 833 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.12% 0.90% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.69% 5.35% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 738 733 723
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

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
13236 15583 17957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.75% 16.88% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10869 13060 14678
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +73 430 £55,000 +10.00% 29
South East +68 258 £49,000 -2.00% 14
East of England +9 59 £50,000 -4.76% 5
North West +22 53 £41,000 -2.38% 5
West Midlands +3 36 £49,000 -2.00% 3
Yorkshire -34 22 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South West +2 19 £44,250 +10.62% 1
East Midlands +2 7 £41,500 -12.63%
Midlands - 1 £31,500 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 1303 (79.94%) OSPF
2 1298 (79.63%) Cisco
3 1099 (67.42%) Cisco Certification
4 930 (57.06%) MPLS
5 925 (56.75%) Firewall
6 892 (54.72%) CCNP
7 719 (44.11%) Juniper
8 700 (42.94%) WAN
9 624 (38.28%) LAN
10 598 (36.69%) VPN
11 483 (29.63%) Data Centre
12 442 (27.12%) EIGRP
13 414 (25.40%) Network Security
14 408 (25.03%) CCNA
15 382 (23.44%) DNS
16 377 (23.13%) Cisco ASA
17 364 (22.33%) TCP/IP
18 347 (21.29%) Wireless
19 341 (20.92%) Telecoms
20 333 (20.43%) F5
21 315 (19.33%) Palo Alto
21 315 (19.33%) Network Design
22 308 (18.90%) Linux
23 288 (17.67%) CheckPoint
24 281 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
25 263 (16.13%) CCIE
26 239 (14.66%) VLAN
27 220 (13.50%) IPsec
28 217 (13.31%) Finance
29 210 (12.88%) VoIP

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 28 (1.72%) Skype for Business
2 21 (1.29%) OpenStack
3 15 (0.92%) IIS
4 14 (0.86%) MS Exchange
5 12 (0.74%) Apache
6 10 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (0.49%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.37%) nginx
9 3 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.18%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.18%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.12%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.061%) CMS
11 1 (0.061%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.061%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.061%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 40 (2.45%) MS Office
4 24 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.37%) S-PLUS
6 4 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.061%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.53%) IaaS
4 16 (0.98%) Office 365
4 16 (0.98%) SaaS
5 12 (0.74%) PaaS
6 5 (0.31%) Slack
6 5 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.25%) Akamai
8 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.12%) Route 53
8 2 (0.12%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.061%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1303 (79.94%) OSPF
2 930 (57.06%) MPLS
3 925 (56.75%) Firewall
4 700 (42.94%) WAN
5 624 (38.28%) LAN
6 598 (36.69%) VPN
7 442 (27.12%) EIGRP
8 414 (25.40%) Network Security
9 382 (23.44%) DNS
10 377 (23.13%) Cisco ASA
11 364 (22.33%) TCP/IP
12 347 (21.29%) Wireless
13 281 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
14 239 (14.66%) VLAN
15 220 (13.50%) IPsec
16 210 (12.88%) VoIP
17 193 (11.84%) HSRP
18 188 (11.53%) Cisco IOS
19 176 (10.80%) Internet
20 175 (10.74%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (1.47%) MySQL
2 7 (0.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.12%) GIS
6 2 (0.12%) Informix
6 2 (0.12%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.12%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.12%) Redis
6 2 (0.12%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.12%) TokuMX
7 1 (0.061%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 16 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
3 13 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (0.67%) Subversion
5 2 (0.12%) Firebug
6 1 (0.061%) Fiddler
General
1 341 (20.92%) Telecoms
2 217 (13.31%) Finance
3 78 (4.79%) Banking
4 41 (2.52%) Marketing
5 38 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 31 (1.90%) Retail
7 27 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.04%) Games
9 14 (0.86%) Online Betting
10 10 (0.61%) Back Office
11 9 (0.55%) Legal
12 8 (0.49%) French Language
12 8 (0.49%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.31%) Advertising
13 5 (0.31%) Front Office
14 4 (0.25%) Billing
14 4 (0.25%) Law
14 4 (0.25%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.25%) Publishing
15 1 (0.061%) German Language
Job Titles
1 968 (59.39%) Network Engineer
2 244 (14.97%) Senior Network Engineer
3 216 (13.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 197 (12.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 149 (9.14%) Juniper Engineer
6 111 (6.81%) Consultant
7 107 (6.56%) Security Engineer
8 104 (6.38%) Support Engineer
9 89 (5.46%) Network Support
10 88 (5.40%) Network Consultant
10 88 (5.40%) Network Security Engineer
11 80 (4.91%) Architect
12 74 (4.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 71 (4.36%) NOC Engineer
14 62 (3.80%) IP Engineer
15 57 (3.50%) Analyst
16 54 (3.31%) Network Architect
17 53 (3.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
18 52 (3.19%) Senior Cisco Engineer
19 50 (3.07%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (3.80%) 802.1X
2 16 (0.98%) Web Services
3 7 (0.43%) HTML
4 6 (0.37%) LAMP
4 6 (0.37%) SAX
5 5 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (0.31%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (0.25%) XMPP
7 3 (0.18%) FreeSWITCH
7 3 (0.18%) Middleware
8 2 (0.12%) .NET
8 2 (0.12%) Ajax
8 2 (0.12%) CSS3
8 2 (0.12%) HTML5
8 2 (0.12%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.12%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.12%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.12%) RFC 2544
8 2 (0.12%) SAML
8 2 (0.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 483 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 117 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 59 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 51 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 36 (2.21%) Clustering
7 29 (1.78%) BYOD
8 28 (1.72%) Driving Licence
9 23 (1.41%) Hedge funds
10 19 (1.17%) Statistics
11 16 (0.98%) Virtual Team
12 15 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (0.74%) PKI
14 10 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
14 10 (0.61%) Wiki
15 9 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
16 8 (0.49%) Eurex
16 8 (0.49%) IPTV
16 8 (0.49%) Replication
17 6 (0.37%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 308 (18.90%) Linux
2 165 (10.12%) Windows
3 121 (7.42%) Unix
4 69 (4.23%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.10%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.86%) CentOS
8 14 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.80%) Solaris
10 8 (0.49%) Debian
11 7 (0.43%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.37%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.31%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.12%) AIX
14 2 (0.12%) CatOS
15 1 (0.061%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.061%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (19.33%) Network Design
2 209 (12.82%) ITIL
3 160 (9.82%) Network Management
4 147 (9.02%) Load Balancing
5 133 (8.16%) Presales
6 120 (7.36%) Change Management
7 114 (6.99%) High Availability
8 108 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 105 (6.44%) Network Monitoring
10 87 (5.34%) Network Architecture
11 81 (4.97%) Change Control
12 75 (4.60%) Business Continuity
13 72 (4.42%) Migration
14 66 (4.05%) Mentoring
15 59 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
16 53 (3.25%) Project Management
17 45 (2.76%) Service Management
18 44 (2.70%) Information Security
19 40 (2.45%) Configuration Management
19 40 (2.45%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 99 (6.07%) Python
2 61 (3.74%) Perl
3 58 (3.56%) Bash Shell
4 23 (1.41%) SQL
5 19 (1.17%) C
6 16 (0.98%) Java
7 12 (0.74%) Ruby
8 10 (0.61%) C++
8 10 (0.61%) PHP
9 9 (0.55%) Lisp
10 8 (0.49%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.37%) Tcl
12 4 (0.25%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.18%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.061%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.061%) Jython
14 1 (0.061%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1099 (67.42%) Cisco Certification
2 892 (54.72%) CCNP
3 408 (25.03%) CCNA
4 263 (16.13%) CCIE
5 140 (8.59%) Degree
6 122 (7.48%) JNCIP
7 112 (6.87%) Security Cleared
8 100 (6.13%) JNCIA
9 93 (5.71%) CCDP
10 92 (5.64%) JNCIS
11 85 (5.21%) SC Cleared
12 46 (2.82%) CCIP
12 46 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
13 44 (2.70%) CCSE
14 38 (2.33%) CCSA
15 31 (1.90%) DV Cleared
16 29 (1.78%) CCSP
17 23 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (1.23%) CCDA
19 19 (1.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (8.04%) SLA
2 52 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 38 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.74%) QA
6 10 (0.61%) JSP 440
7 5 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.12%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.061%) ISO22301
System Software
1 149 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 47 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.23%) Firmware
5 18 (1.10%) NFS
6 15 (0.92%) vSphere
7 14 (0.86%) ProxySG
8 13 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (0.67%) iptables
9 11 (0.67%) KVM
10 9 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.49%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.43%) Xen
13 6 (0.37%) Docker
13 6 (0.37%) QEMU
13 6 (0.37%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.31%) XenApp
15 3 (0.18%) GlusterFS
15 3 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 62 (3.80%) Nagios
2 53 (3.25%) FortiGate
3 46 (2.82%) Ansible
4 44 (2.70%) Puppet
5 41 (2.52%) Cisco CUCM
6 27 (1.66%) Cisco Prime
7 24 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
8 21 (1.29%) Cacti
9 17 (1.04%) OpenNMS
10 16 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (0.92%) HAProxy
12 13 (0.80%) Cisco CME
13 11 (0.67%) Endace
13 11 (0.67%) ZABBIX
14 10 (0.61%) SCOM
15 9 (0.55%) HP NNM
16 8 (0.49%) Salt
17 7 (0.43%) SCCM
17 7 (0.43%) vRealize
18 6 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1298 (79.63%) Cisco
2 719 (44.11%) Juniper
3 333 (20.43%) F5
4 315 (19.33%) Palo Alto
5 288 (17.67%) CheckPoint
6 186 (11.41%) VMware
7 120 (7.36%) Microsoft
8 119 (7.30%) Riverbed
9 115 (7.06%) SolarWinds
10 88 (5.40%) HP
11 76 (4.66%) Avaya
12 75 (4.60%) Extreme Networks
13 73 (4.48%) Fortinet
14 69 (4.23%) Brocade
15 64 (3.93%) Huawei
16 40 (2.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 40 (2.45%) Nokia
17 38 (2.33%) Citrix
18 37 (2.27%) Meraki
19 36 (2.21%) Red Hat
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10% + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, 30 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £59500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago