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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank 607 658 682
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +24
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.029% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Median salary £47,500 £59,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.16% +48.75%
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
5923 6925 7832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.47% 15.88% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5060 5924 6459
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 - 2 - -
BGP-4
England

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 20 (100.00%) OSPF
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) LAN
3 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (85.00%) Firewall
5 15 (75.00%) DNS
5 15 (75.00%) Juniper
5 15 (75.00%) MPLS
5 15 (75.00%) Network Security
6 14 (70.00%) Linux
7 13 (65.00%) ITIL
8 12 (60.00%) EIGRP
9 10 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (50.00%) WAN
9 10 (50.00%) VPN
9 10 (50.00%) RIP
9 10 (50.00%) DHCP
9 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
9 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (40.00%) HTTP
11 5 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (25.00%) 802.1X
11 5 (25.00%) tcpdump
11 5 (25.00%) snoop
11 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
11 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 5 (25.00%) SSH
11 5 (25.00%) Banking
11 5 (25.00%) FTP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) OSPF
2 19 (95.00%) LAN
3 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (85.00%) Firewall
5 15 (75.00%) DNS
5 15 (75.00%) MPLS
5 15 (75.00%) Network Security
6 12 (60.00%) EIGRP
7 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (50.00%) DHCP
7 10 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (50.00%) RIP
7 10 (50.00%) VPN
7 10 (50.00%) WAN
7 10 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (40.00%) HTTP
9 5 (25.00%) FTP
9 5 (25.00%) Internet
9 5 (25.00%) SSH
9 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Check Point Support
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Support
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall Support
3 6 (30.00%) Juniper Support
3 6 (30.00%) Network Support
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (15.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) IPTV
2 3 (15.00%) MPEG
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (10.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) CentOS
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
2 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Network Design
3 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) CCDP
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) GlusterFS
2 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nagios
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
1 3 (15.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) Juniper
3 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (15.00%) Percona
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat