The table below looks at the statistics for BGP-4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP-4 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank 608 659 -
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.002% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.014% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 - -
BGP-4
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6037 6897 7772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.41% 15.90% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5168 5892 6422
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP-4
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing BGP-4 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP-4 Jobs Demand Trend in London

BGP-4
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 across the London region.

BGP-4 Salary Trend in London

BGP-4
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP-4 within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
Chessington - 1 - -
BGP-4
England

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing BGP-4 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 London region with a requirement for BGP-4.

1 16 (94.12%) LAN
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
1 16 (94.12%) Juniper
1 16 (94.12%) OSPF
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) DNS
2 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
2 15 (88.24%) Network Security
3 12 (70.59%) EIGRP
4 11 (64.71%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) RIP
4 11 (64.71%) MPLS
5 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
5 10 (58.82%) ITIL
5 10 (58.82%) VPN
5 10 (58.82%) DHCP
5 10 (58.82%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (58.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (41.18%) WAN
7 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
8 5 (29.41%) Banking
8 5 (29.41%) SSH
8 5 (29.41%) Wireshark
8 5 (29.41%) tcpdump
8 5 (29.41%) snoop
8 5 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (29.41%) FTP
8 5 (29.41%) HTTP
8 5 (29.41%) Internet

BGP-4
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
1 16 (94.12%) LAN
1 16 (94.12%) OSPF
2 15 (88.24%) DNS
2 15 (88.24%) Network Security
2 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
3 12 (70.59%) EIGRP
4 11 (64.71%) MPLS
4 11 (64.71%) RIP
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (58.82%) DHCP
5 10 (58.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (58.82%) VPN
5 10 (58.82%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (41.18%) WAN
7 5 (29.41%) FTP
7 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 5 (29.41%) Internet
7 5 (29.41%) SSH
7 5 (29.41%) tcpdump
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Juniper Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Check Point Support
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Support
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall Support
3 6 (35.29%) Juniper Support
3 6 (35.29%) Network Support
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.88%) IPTV
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Xen
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
1 16 (94.12%) Juniper
2 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) F5