The first table below looks at the demand for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 385 306 322
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +16
Permanent jobs citing BGP 299 351 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.77% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.86% 4.12% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 248 295 356
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £36,900 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% -3.33%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7742 8515 9344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.60% 18.74% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6344 7009 7940
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
England

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in London

BGP
Salary Trend in London

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

BGP Salary Trend in London

BGP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in London

BGP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -36 116 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Beckenham - 5 £27,500 -
Harrow -2 4 £52,500 +40.00%
Ealing - 2 - - 1
Westminster - 2 - -
Greenford - 2 £52,500 -
Croydon -9 1 £47,500 +111.11%
Ruislip - 1 £47,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £55,000 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 513 (91.12%) Cisco
2 390 (69.27%) OSPF
3 363 (64.48%) Cisco Certification
4 346 (61.46%) Firewall
5 292 (51.87%) CCNP
5 292 (51.87%) MPLS
5 292 (51.87%) WAN
6 241 (42.81%) LAN
7 216 (38.37%) VPN
8 209 (37.12%) TCP/IP
9 202 (35.88%) Juniper
10 197 (34.99%) EIGRP
11 163 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
12 155 (27.53%) IPsec
13 153 (27.18%) CheckPoint
14 151 (26.82%) CCNA
15 140 (24.87%) Wireless
16 136 (24.16%) Finance
17 131 (23.27%) F5
18 126 (22.38%) Linux
19 122 (21.67%) CCIE
20 119 (21.14%) VoIP
20 119 (21.14%) Network Security
21 117 (20.78%) Telecoms
22 98 (17.41%) DNS
22 98 (17.41%) Cisco Nexus
23 97 (17.23%) Network Design
24 92 (16.34%) Windows
25 85 (15.10%) Load Balancing
26 84 (14.92%) VPLS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.20%) WebSphere
1 18 (3.20%) Apache
2 6 (1.07%) Lync
3 5 (0.89%) IIS
4 4 (0.71%) MTS
4 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.71%) nginx
5 2 (0.36%) Confluence
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 14 (2.49%) MS Office
3 8 (1.42%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.07%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.31%) SaaS
2 9 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Joyent
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 390 (69.27%) OSPF
2 346 (61.46%) Firewall
3 292 (51.87%) MPLS
3 292 (51.87%) WAN
4 241 (42.81%) LAN
5 216 (38.37%) VPN
6 209 (37.12%) TCP/IP
7 197 (34.99%) EIGRP
8 163 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
9 155 (27.53%) IPsec
10 140 (24.87%) Wireless
11 119 (21.14%) VoIP
11 119 (21.14%) Network Security
12 98 (17.41%) DNS
12 98 (17.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 84 (14.92%) VPLS
14 81 (14.39%) Cisco IOS
15 77 (13.68%) Multicast
16 63 (11.19%) VLAN
17 58 (10.30%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.37%) MySQL
2 11 (1.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (1.07%) MS Access
4 3 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.36%) OLAP
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.36%) Big Data
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.36%) Subversion
2 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 136 (24.16%) Finance
2 117 (20.78%) Telecoms
3 64 (11.37%) Banking
4 24 (4.26%) Law
5 23 (4.09%) Retail
5 23 (4.09%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.37%) Publishing
7 16 (2.84%) Legal
8 9 (1.60%) Back Office
9 7 (1.24%) Advertising
9 7 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.07%) Front Office
10 6 (1.07%) Games
11 4 (0.71%) Marketing
12 3 (0.53%) French Language
13 2 (0.36%) Electronics
13 2 (0.36%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 351 (62.34%) Network Engineer
2 66 (11.72%) Senior Network Engineer
3 53 (9.41%) Security Engineer
3 53 (9.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 50 (8.88%) Analyst
5 39 (6.93%) IP Engineer
6 37 (6.57%) Network Analyst
6 37 (6.57%) Network Support
7 33 (5.86%) Support Engineer
8 30 (5.33%) Consultant
9 29 (5.15%) Cisco Engineer
9 29 (5.15%) Network Support Engineer
10 25 (4.44%) Team Leader
10 25 (4.44%) Network Consultant
11 24 (4.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 23 (4.09%) Network Team Leader
13 22 (3.91%) Network Manager
14 18 (3.20%) Systems Engineer
15 17 (3.02%) Systems Administrator
15 17 (3.02%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.20%) SOAP
2 5 (0.89%) .NET
3 4 (0.71%) LAMP
3 4 (0.71%) Apache Flex
4 2 (0.36%) Middleware
5 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.39%) Computer Science
2 21 (3.73%) Hedge funds
3 12 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 10 (1.78%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.60%) Equities
6 8 (1.42%) CLARiiON
7 6 (1.07%) Derivative
7 6 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (0.89%) Learning Management System
8 5 (0.89%) Reference Data
8 5 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (0.71%) e-Health
9 4 (0.71%) Physics
10 3 (0.53%) Open Source
10 3 (0.53%) PKI
10 3 (0.53%) Clustering
11 2 (0.36%) Firmware
11 2 (0.36%) Social Network
11 2 (0.36%) EqualLogic
12 1 (0.18%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 126 (22.38%) Linux
2 92 (16.34%) Windows
3 70 (12.43%) UNIX
4 39 (6.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (3.91%) CentOS
6 22 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (3.37%) Debian
8 14 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (2.13%) Solaris
10 11 (1.95%) SUSE
11 8 (1.42%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.42%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.42%) Windows 7
12 7 (1.24%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.53%) AIX
13 3 (0.53%) HPUX
14 2 (0.36%) VMS
14 2 (0.36%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.18%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.23%) Network Design
2 85 (15.10%) Load Balancing
3 78 (13.85%) ITIL
4 43 (7.64%) Network Monitoring
5 41 (7.28%) Low Latency
6 37 (6.57%) Project Management
7 34 (6.04%) Network Management
8 30 (5.33%) E-Commerce
9 21 (3.73%) Service Management
9 21 (3.73%) Network Architecture
9 21 (3.73%) Problem Management
10 20 (3.55%) Capacity Management
10 20 (3.55%) Service Delivery
11 19 (3.37%) Information Security
12 18 (3.20%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (3.02%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (2.66%) Asset Management
15 14 (2.49%) Configuration Management
16 13 (2.31%) SIEM
16 13 (2.31%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.46%) Perl
2 30 (5.33%) Bash Shell
3 25 (4.44%) Python
4 14 (2.49%) Shell Script
5 12 (2.13%) SQL
6 11 (1.95%) PHP
7 10 (1.78%) Ruby
8 5 (0.89%) Tcl
9 4 (0.71%) Java
9 4 (0.71%) C
10 2 (0.36%) C#
11 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 363 (64.48%) Cisco Certification
2 292 (51.87%) CCNP
3 151 (26.82%) CCNA
4 122 (21.67%) CCIE
5 52 (9.24%) Degree
6 42 (7.46%) CCSE
7 41 (7.28%) CCSP
8 36 (6.39%) CCSA
9 33 (5.86%) CCIP
10 31 (5.51%) CCDP
11 22 (3.91%) Check Point Certification
12 20 (3.55%) CCVP
13 19 (3.37%) CISSP
14 18 (3.20%) Security Cleared
15 15 (2.66%) JNCIE
16 11 (1.95%) JNCIS
16 11 (1.95%) JNCIP
17 10 (1.78%) CCDE
18 9 (1.60%) JNCIA
19 8 (1.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.86%) SLA
2 14 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 29 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.13%) Squid
3 12 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (1.60%) XenServer
4 9 (1.60%) VMware ESX
5 8 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (1.42%) Snort
5 8 (1.42%) vSphere
6 6 (1.07%) XenApp
7 4 (0.71%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.36%) Varnish
9 1 (0.18%) vCloud
9 1 (0.18%) Postfix
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (6.39%) Nagios
2 34 (6.04%) CiscoWorks
3 27 (4.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 23 (4.09%) Cacti
5 20 (3.55%) Puppet
6 18 (3.20%) SolarWinds Orion
6 18 (3.20%) HP NNM
7 15 (2.66%) ZABBIX
7 15 (2.66%) Cisco UCCX
8 8 (1.42%) SmokePing
9 7 (1.24%) OpenView
9 7 (1.24%) Nessus
10 6 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.89%) Cobbler
11 5 (0.89%) ITRS Geneos
12 4 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
12 4 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
12 4 (0.71%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.36%) Ganglia
13 2 (0.36%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 513 (91.12%) Cisco
2 202 (35.88%) Juniper
3 153 (27.18%) CheckPoint
4 131 (23.27%) F5
5 79 (14.03%) HP
6 47 (8.35%) Dell
7 42 (7.46%) Microsoft
8 40 (7.10%) VMware
9 38 (6.75%) Citrix
10 33 (5.86%) SolarWinds
11 28 (4.97%) Blue Coat
12 27 (4.80%) Fortinet
13 26 (4.62%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 23 (4.09%) Red Hat
15 18 (3.20%) Riverbed
15 18 (3.20%) Nortel
16 16 (2.84%) Nokia
17 14 (2.49%) Oracle
18 13 (2.31%) Q1 Labs
18 13 (2.31%) Tandberg
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Propel
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £53682.65 - £61941.53 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + £5k PRP + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + On call, Overtime
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Discovery Communications Europe Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Ealing, London
Discovery Networks
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £27,700 to £35,000 depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago