The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 97 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £41,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 110 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.54% 9.54% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 87 80 74
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

BGP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Glasgow region.

BGP Salary Trend in Glasgow

BGP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 13 (100.00%) OSPF
2 12 (92.31%) CHAP
2 12 (92.31%) L2TP
2 12 (92.31%) ADSL
2 12 (92.31%) Ethernet
2 12 (92.31%) PPP
2 12 (92.31%) SNMP
2 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CCNP
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (92.31%) SHDSL
2 12 (92.31%) MPLS
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) SSL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) OSPF
2 12 (92.31%) CHAP
2 12 (92.31%) L2TP
2 12 (92.31%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (92.31%) SHDSL
2 12 (92.31%) Ethernet
2 12 (92.31%) PPP
2 12 (92.31%) SNMP
2 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (92.31%) ADSL
2 12 (92.31%) MPLS
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint