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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
England / London
Rank 573 647 647
Rank change year-on-year
+74 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.019% 0.077% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £34,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £57,500

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
5235 6513 7536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.71% 15.83% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4403 5524 6317
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) WLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) IPTV
3 4 (66.67%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) ZABBIX
3 4 (66.67%) Multicast
3 4 (66.67%) 802.1X
4 3 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (50.00%) Galera Cluster
4 3 (50.00%) Structured Cabling

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 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) Multicast
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) WLAN
4 3 (50.00%) DVB
4 3 (50.00%) DWDM
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) IGMP
4 3 (50.00%) LDAP
4 3 (50.00%) SMTP
4 3 (50.00%) SNMP
4 3 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (16.67%) 802.11
6 1 (16.67%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) 802.1X
1 4 (66.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) IPTV
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) MPEG
2 3 (50.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Jython
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 3 (50.00%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
2 3 (50.00%) Percona
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper