The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 106 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing BGP 3 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.16% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 1.26% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 14
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
150 159 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.04% 12.63% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 118
Median salary £40,000 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for BGP.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) OSPF
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (68.42%) Firewall
5 12 (63.16%) CCNP
6 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
7 10 (52.63%) MPLS
7 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (47.37%) Juniper
8 9 (47.37%) WAN
9 8 (42.11%) CCNA
9 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
10 7 (36.84%) Network Design
10 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
11 6 (31.58%) VPN
11 6 (31.58%) DNS
11 6 (31.58%) Windows
11 6 (31.58%) VLAN
11 6 (31.58%) FWSM
12 5 (26.32%) F5
12 5 (26.32%) NX-OS
12 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
12 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (26.32%) DHCP
12 5 (26.32%) LAN
13 4 (21.05%) IPsec
13 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
13 4 (21.05%) Migration
13 4 (21.05%) Process Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) OSPF
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (52.63%) MPLS
5 9 (47.37%) WAN
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
8 6 (31.58%) DNS
8 6 (31.58%) FWSM
8 6 (31.58%) VLAN
8 6 (31.58%) VPN
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (26.32%) DHCP
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) NX-OS
10 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
10 4 (21.05%) IPsec
10 4 (21.05%) Junos
10 4 (21.05%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Network Support
2 5 (26.32%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Security Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall Support
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) COM
3 1 (5.26%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) CentOS
2 2 (10.53%) Debian
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Network Design
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) Process Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Facilities Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software License Management
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (63.16%) CCNP
3 8 (42.11%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) CCDA
5 2 (10.53%) CCSP
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
5 2 (10.53%) JNCIE
5 2 (10.53%) JNCIP
5 2 (10.53%) JNCIS
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
3 5 (26.32%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) CA
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Red Box
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) Nortel