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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank 589 654 659
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +5
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.051% 0.029% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +75.00%
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 - £40,000
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
5857 6783 7650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.26% 15.67% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4957 5703 6432
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) OSPF
3 12 (85.71%) MPLS
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) EIGRP
4 10 (71.43%) ITIL
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
5 9 (64.29%) Juniper
6 8 (57.14%) DNS
6 8 (57.14%) RIP
6 8 (57.14%) Network Security
7 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (50.00%) VPN
7 7 (50.00%) DHCP
7 7 (50.00%) WAN
7 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (35.71%) 802.1X
9 4 (28.57%) IPTV
9 4 (28.57%) CCNP
9 4 (28.57%) BGP
9 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (28.57%) HTTP
9 4 (28.57%) Multicast
10 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (21.43%) GlusterFS

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 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) OSPF
3 12 (85.71%) MPLS
4 10 (71.43%) EIGRP
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 8 (57.14%) Network Security
5 8 (57.14%) RIP
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (50.00%) DHCP
6 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (50.00%) VPN
6 7 (50.00%) WAN
6 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (28.57%) BGP
7 4 (28.57%) HTTP
7 4 (28.57%) Multicast
8 3 (21.43%) DWDM
8 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Check Point Support
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Support
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall Support
4 3 (21.43%) Juniper Support
4 3 (21.43%) Network Support
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) 802.1X
2 3 (21.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) IPTV
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) MPEG
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) Streaming Video
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) CentOS
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Juniper
3 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (21.43%) Percona
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) F5