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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 96 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 16 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.17% 0.47% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.04% 4.42% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 3
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
177 113 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.95% 10.55% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 104 79 85
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,808 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (77.27%) OSPF
4 16 (72.73%) Firewall
5 13 (59.09%) CCNP
6 12 (54.55%) WAN
6 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (45.45%) CCNA
7 10 (45.45%) MPLS
8 9 (40.91%) EIGRP
8 9 (40.91%) Juniper
8 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
9 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
10 7 (31.82%) Network Design
10 7 (31.82%) LAN
11 6 (27.27%) Windows
11 6 (27.27%) VPN
11 6 (27.27%) VLAN
11 6 (27.27%) FWSM
12 5 (22.73%) Network Management
12 5 (22.73%) NX-OS
12 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (22.73%) DNS
12 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 5 (22.73%) DHCP
12 5 (22.73%) Wireless
12 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
13 4 (18.18%) IPsec
13 4 (18.18%) Migration

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Lync
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) OSPF
2 16 (72.73%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (54.55%) WAN
4 10 (45.45%) MPLS
5 9 (40.91%) EIGRP
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (31.82%) LAN
8 6 (27.27%) FWSM
8 6 (27.27%) VLAN
8 6 (27.27%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (22.73%) DHCP
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) NX-OS
9 5 (22.73%) Wireless
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (18.18%) IPsec
10 4 (18.18%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Support
3 5 (22.73%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Security Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall Support
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Switch Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) CentOS
2 2 (9.09%) Debian
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Network Design
2 5 (22.73%) Network Management
3 4 (18.18%) Change Control
3 4 (18.18%) Facilities Management
3 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Process Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software License Management
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNP
3 10 (45.45%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) CCIE
6 2 (9.09%) CCDA
6 2 (9.09%) CCSP
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIE
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIS
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Juniper
3 4 (18.18%) F5
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Red Box
4 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) BT
5 2 (9.09%) CA
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.55%) Nortel
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago