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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank 626 675 696
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +21
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.093% 0.014% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £85,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +88.88%
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
6455 7394 7943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.01% 16.63% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 6254 6574
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 29 May 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
City of London - 1 - -
BGP-4
England

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
3 9 (81.82%) LAN
4 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 8 (72.73%) RIP
4 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
5 7 (63.64%) EIGRP
6 6 (54.55%) OSPF
6 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 6 (54.55%) DNS
7 5 (45.45%) Network Security
7 5 (45.45%) F5
7 5 (45.45%) Multicast
8 4 (36.36%) Change Control
8 4 (36.36%) Release Management
8 4 (36.36%) Patch Management
8 4 (36.36%) Network Management
8 4 (36.36%) CCNP
8 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (36.36%) Internet
8 4 (36.36%) HTTP
9 3 (27.27%) MPLS
9 3 (27.27%) VPN
9 3 (27.27%) Linux
9 3 (27.27%) FTP
9 3 (27.27%) Banking
9 3 (27.27%) SSH
9 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
9 3 (27.27%) Wireshark

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 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) RIP
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) EIGRP
5 6 (54.55%) DNS
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) OSPF
6 5 (45.45%) Multicast
6 5 (45.45%) Network Security
7 4 (36.36%) HTTP
7 4 (36.36%) Internet
8 3 (27.27%) FTP
8 3 (27.27%) MPLS
8 3 (27.27%) snoop
8 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (27.27%) SSH
8 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
8 3 (27.27%) VPN
8 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Check Point Support
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Support
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall Support
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper Support
4 2 (18.18%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Support
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) IPTV
3 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 4 (36.36%) Patch Management
2 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (45.45%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade