The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP 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 (BGP)
Rank 271 316 301
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Permanent jobs citing BGP 388 426 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.08% 0.98% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 6.28% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 341 357 404
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,900 £37,260
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
BGP
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
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in London

BGP
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 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
City of London +4 51 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Croydon +18 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Chiswick - 6 £50,000 -
Brentford - 3 £65,000 -
Hammersmith +14 1 £60,000 -
Hounslow +8 1 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Westminster - 1 £65,000 -
Enfield - 1 - -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing BGP 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.

1 566 (76.59%) Cisco
2 555 (75.10%) OSPF
3 473 (64.01%) Cisco Certification
4 448 (60.62%) MPLS
5 414 (56.02%) Firewall
6 394 (53.32%) CCNP
7 313 (42.35%) VPN
8 306 (41.41%) WAN
9 287 (38.84%) Juniper
10 272 (36.81%) LAN
11 262 (35.45%) EIGRP
12 232 (31.39%) Data Centre
13 187 (25.30%) Wireless
14 186 (25.17%) Linux
15 182 (24.63%) Network Security
16 175 (23.68%) TCP/IP
17 167 (22.60%) Palo Alto
18 165 (22.33%) DNS
19 164 (22.19%) Network Design
20 161 (21.79%) CCNA
21 159 (21.52%) Telecoms
22 156 (21.11%) Cisco ASA
23 146 (19.76%) F5
23 146 (19.76%) CheckPoint
24 139 (18.81%) Cisco Nexus
25 130 (17.59%) Finance
26 123 (16.64%) HSRP
27 118 (15.97%) CCIE
28 113 (15.29%) Multicast
29 107 (14.48%) VLAN

BGP
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.03%) OpenStack
2 12 (1.62%) IIS
3 9 (1.22%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.95%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (2.84%) MS Visio
2 19 (2.57%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.35%) MS Office
4 5 (0.68%) MS Project
5 4 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (1.76%) IaaS
2 10 (1.35%) Office 365
3 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.68%) SaaS
5 3 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.27%) Route 53
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 555 (75.10%) OSPF
2 448 (60.62%) MPLS
3 414 (56.02%) Firewall
4 313 (42.35%) VPN
5 306 (41.41%) WAN
6 272 (36.81%) LAN
7 262 (35.45%) EIGRP
8 187 (25.30%) Wireless
9 182 (24.63%) Network Security
10 175 (23.68%) TCP/IP
11 165 (22.33%) DNS
12 156 (21.11%) Cisco ASA
13 139 (18.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 123 (16.64%) HSRP
15 113 (15.29%) Multicast
16 107 (14.48%) VLAN
17 105 (14.21%) IPsec
18 98 (13.26%) RIP
19 88 (11.91%) VRRP
20 87 (11.77%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.22%) MySQL
2 3 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.68%) Subversion
5 2 (0.27%) Firebug
6 1 (0.14%) Fiddler
General
1 159 (21.52%) Telecoms
2 130 (17.59%) Finance
3 67 (9.07%) Banking
4 24 (3.25%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.84%) Financial Institution
6 17 (2.30%) Retail
7 16 (2.17%) Games
8 13 (1.76%) Online Betting
9 11 (1.49%) Legal
10 8 (1.08%) Italian Language
11 7 (0.95%) French Language
11 7 (0.95%) Marketing
12 6 (0.81%) Publishing
13 5 (0.68%) Law
14 2 (0.27%) Back Office
14 2 (0.27%) German Language
14 2 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.14%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
15 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 470 (63.60%) Network Engineer
2 160 (21.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 112 (15.16%) Cisco Engineer
4 103 (13.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 53 (7.17%) Juniper Engineer
6 44 (5.95%) IP Engineer
7 42 (5.68%) IP Network Engineer
8 41 (5.55%) Network Support
9 38 (5.14%) Support Engineer
10 37 (5.01%) Security Engineer
11 36 (4.87%) Analyst
11 36 (4.87%) Network Security Engineer
12 33 (4.47%) Lead Network Engineer
13 32 (4.33%) Network Support Engineer
14 31 (4.19%) Network Analyst
14 31 (4.19%) NOC Engineer
14 31 (4.19%) Team Leader
15 30 (4.06%) Administrator
15 30 (4.06%) Consultant
15 30 (4.06%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.14%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (0.54%) HTML
3 3 (0.41%) CSS
3 3 (0.41%) FreeSWITCH
3 3 (0.41%) JSON
3 3 (0.41%) LAMP
3 3 (0.41%) REST
3 3 (0.41%) Web Services
3 3 (0.41%) XMPP
4 2 (0.27%) Ajax
4 2 (0.27%) CSS3
4 2 (0.27%) Django
4 2 (0.27%) HTML5
4 2 (0.27%) JSP
4 2 (0.27%) OpenDaylight
4 2 (0.27%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.27%) RFC 2544
4 2 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 232 (31.39%) Data Centre
2 61 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (5.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 28 (3.79%) BYOD
5 20 (2.71%) Hedge funds
6 19 (2.57%) Clustering
7 18 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.49%) IPTV
10 8 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.81%) Equities
12 6 (0.81%) Over-the-Top Content
12 6 (0.81%) Statistics
13 5 (0.68%) CMDB
13 5 (0.68%) Eurex
13 5 (0.68%) Fintech
14 4 (0.54%) FMCG
14 4 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
15 3 (0.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 186 (25.17%) Linux
2 77 (10.42%) Windows
3 68 (9.20%) Unix
4 42 (5.68%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 13 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.08%) CentOS
7 8 (1.08%) Solaris
8 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.68%) Debian
10 5 (0.68%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.54%) CatOS
11 4 (0.54%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.27%) AIX
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (22.19%) Network Design
2 97 (13.13%) ITIL
3 70 (9.47%) Network Architecture
4 69 (9.34%) Business Continuity
4 69 (9.34%) Load Balancing
4 69 (9.34%) Network Management
5 63 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 53 (7.17%) Change Management
7 52 (7.04%) Network Monitoring
8 41 (5.55%) High Availability
9 35 (4.74%) Change Control
9 35 (4.74%) Service Management
10 33 (4.47%) Configuration Management
10 33 (4.47%) DDoS Mitigation
10 33 (4.47%) Project Management
11 32 (4.33%) Kalman Filter
12 31 (4.19%) Information Security
13 29 (3.92%) Low Latency
14 28 (3.79%) ITSM
15 21 (2.84%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.55%) Python
2 40 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 39 (5.28%) Perl
4 13 (1.76%) Ruby
4 13 (1.76%) Tcl
5 9 (1.22%) Lisp
6 8 (1.08%) Shell Script
7 7 (0.95%) C
7 7 (0.95%) SQL
8 4 (0.54%) Java
8 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.41%) PHP
10 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.14%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.14%) Lua
Qualifications
1 473 (64.01%) Cisco Certification
2 394 (53.32%) CCNP
3 161 (21.79%) CCNA
4 118 (15.97%) CCIE
5 84 (11.37%) Degree
6 37 (5.01%) JNCIA
7 35 (4.74%) JNCIP
8 31 (4.19%) CCDP
9 24 (3.25%) JNCIS
10 22 (2.98%) CCSE
11 18 (2.44%) CCIP
11 18 (2.44%) CCSP
11 18 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (1.76%) MCSE
14 10 (1.35%) CCSA
14 10 (1.35%) CISSP
14 10 (1.35%) Security Cleared
15 8 (1.08%) SC Cleared
16 7 (0.95%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.33%) SLA
2 10 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.22%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.27%) QA
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (4.74%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.30%) NFS
5 16 (2.17%) KVM
5 16 (2.17%) vSphere
6 12 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (1.49%) Firmware
8 10 (1.35%) iptables
9 6 (0.81%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.41%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.41%) OpenSIPS
10 3 (0.41%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.27%) Docker
11 2 (0.27%) Snort
11 2 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.27%) Xen
12 1 (0.14%) Ceph
12 1 (0.14%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 44 (5.95%) Ansible
2 33 (4.47%) Puppet
3 31 (4.19%) Nagios
4 21 (2.84%) Cisco Prime
5 17 (2.30%) FortiGate
6 15 (2.03%) Cacti
6 15 (2.03%) Cisco CUCM
6 15 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.08%) OpenNMS
7 8 (1.08%) vRealize
8 7 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (0.81%) Endace
9 6 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.68%) Cisco CME
10 5 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (0.68%) Netcool
11 4 (0.54%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.41%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 566 (76.59%) Cisco
2 287 (38.84%) Juniper
3 167 (22.60%) Palo Alto
4 146 (19.76%) CheckPoint
4 146 (19.76%) F5
5 96 (12.99%) VMware
6 67 (9.07%) SolarWinds
7 61 (8.25%) Riverbed
8 40 (5.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 39 (5.28%) Fortinet
10 38 (5.14%) Nokia
11 37 (5.01%) Microsoft
12 36 (4.87%) Extreme Networks
13 33 (4.47%) HP
14 29 (3.92%) Red Hat
15 25 (3.38%) Huawei
16 24 (3.25%) Aruba
17 21 (2.84%) Avaya
18 19 (2.57%) Forcepoint
19 18 (2.44%) Splunk
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Full Corporate Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension Etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum including Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + great bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive + discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago