The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 303 349 314
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -35
Permanent jobs citing BGP 404 354 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.73% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.86% 4.49% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 338 311 283
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -3.88%
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
6892 7886 7536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.53% 16.30% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5838 6547 6180
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 107 £56,500 +7.61% 17
Bromley - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 £35,000 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £52,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £39,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £35,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £39,500 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 825 (92.39%) Cisco
2 659 (73.80%) OSPF
3 599 (67.08%) Firewall
4 569 (63.72%) Cisco Certification
5 440 (49.27%) MPLS
6 419 (46.92%) CCNP
7 372 (41.66%) Cisco ASA
8 367 (41.10%) WAN
9 363 (40.65%) Juniper
10 357 (39.98%) EIGRP
11 349 (39.08%) VPN
12 324 (36.28%) LAN
13 308 (34.49%) Cisco Nexus
14 292 (32.70%) Data Centre
15 291 (32.59%) F5
16 240 (26.88%) CCNA
17 234 (26.20%) Linux
18 225 (25.20%) CheckPoint
19 216 (24.19%) IPsec
20 215 (24.08%) Finance
21 187 (20.94%) Network Design
22 182 (20.38%) TCP/IP
23 180 (20.16%) Network Security
24 178 (19.93%) Cisco IOS
25 172 (19.26%) CCIE
26 171 (19.15%) DNS
27 166 (18.59%) Wireless
28 158 (17.69%) VLAN
28 158 (17.69%) HSRP
29 155 (17.36%) Windows

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 29 (3.25%) Lync
2 26 (2.91%) Apache
2 26 (2.91%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (1.68%) nginx
5 13 (1.46%) Confluence
5 13 (1.46%) MediaWiki
6 6 (0.67%) IIS
7 5 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.45%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.22%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.22%) MTS
10 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 62 (6.94%) MS Visio
2 36 (4.03%) MS Excel
3 17 (1.90%) MS Office
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
4 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.67%) SaaS
1 6 (0.67%) PaaS
1 6 (0.67%) IaaS
2 5 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.56%) Amazon S3
2 5 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.34%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 659 (73.80%) OSPF
2 599 (67.08%) Firewall
3 440 (49.27%) MPLS
4 372 (41.66%) Cisco ASA
5 367 (41.10%) WAN
6 357 (39.98%) EIGRP
7 349 (39.08%) VPN
8 324 (36.28%) LAN
9 308 (34.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 216 (24.19%) IPsec
11 182 (20.38%) TCP/IP
12 180 (20.16%) Network Security
13 178 (19.93%) Cisco IOS
14 171 (19.15%) DNS
15 166 (18.59%) Wireless
16 158 (17.69%) VLAN
16 158 (17.69%) HSRP
17 121 (13.55%) VoIP
18 109 (12.21%) FWSM
19 94 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (4.14%) MySQL
2 15 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (1.34%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.01%) SQL Server
5 5 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 17 (1.90%) Subversion
3 15 (1.68%) JIRA
3 15 (1.68%) Hudson
3 15 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.11%) GCC
General
1 215 (24.08%) Finance
2 146 (16.35%) Telecoms
3 81 (9.07%) Banking
4 27 (3.02%) Games
5 24 (2.69%) Retail
5 24 (2.69%) Financial Institution
6 21 (2.35%) Marketing
7 16 (1.79%) Legal
7 16 (1.79%) Investment Banking
8 15 (1.68%) French Language
9 14 (1.57%) Online Betting
10 13 (1.46%) Advertising
11 11 (1.23%) German Language
12 9 (1.01%) Japanese Language
13 6 (0.67%) Back Office
13 6 (0.67%) Law
14 4 (0.45%) Electronics
14 4 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 543 (60.81%) Network Engineer
2 148 (16.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 74 (8.29%) Consultant
4 65 (7.28%) Support Engineer
5 62 (6.94%) Cisco Engineer
6 60 (6.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 57 (6.38%) Network Support
8 50 (5.60%) Design Engineer
9 42 (4.70%) Network Design Engineer
10 41 (4.59%) Network Support Engineer
11 39 (4.37%) Senior Consultant
12 37 (4.14%) Network Consultant
12 37 (4.14%) Security Engineer
13 35 (3.92%) Implementation Engineer
14 33 (3.70%) Administrator
14 33 (3.70%) Network Implementation Engineer
15 32 (3.58%) Operations Engineer
16 29 (3.25%) Team Leader
17 27 (3.02%) Network Security Engineer
18 26 (2.91%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (4.70%) 802.1X
2 13 (1.46%) XMPP
3 9 (1.01%) HTML
4 8 (0.90%) LAMP
4 8 (0.90%) Silverlight
5 5 (0.56%) SOAP
5 5 (0.56%) Web Services
6 4 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.22%) .NET
8 1 (0.11%) CSS
8 1 (0.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 292 (32.70%) Data Centre
2 49 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (3.25%) Hedge funds
4 24 (2.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 21 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.13%) IPTV
6 19 (2.13%) Online Games
7 15 (1.68%) Wiki
8 12 (1.34%) Equities
8 12 (1.34%) Eurex
9 11 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.23%) Derivative
9 11 (1.23%) Online Banking
10 10 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.90%) Over-the-Top Content
11 8 (0.90%) User Experience
12 7 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 234 (26.20%) Linux
2 155 (17.36%) Windows
3 90 (10.08%) UNIX
4 39 (4.37%) CentOS
5 33 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (3.14%) Solaris
7 25 (2.80%) Ubuntu
8 21 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (1.68%) Debian
10 13 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.01%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.34%) VMS
15 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (20.94%) Network Design
2 117 (13.10%) ITIL
3 106 (11.87%) Load Balancing
4 76 (8.51%) Network Management
4 76 (8.51%) Project Management
5 69 (7.73%) Service Delivery
6 62 (6.94%) Network Monitoring
7 59 (6.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 50 (5.60%) Capacity Planning
9 44 (4.93%) Mentoring
10 37 (4.14%) Change Management
10 37 (4.14%) Migration
11 34 (3.81%) Kalman Filter
11 34 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
12 31 (3.47%) Incident Management
13 30 (3.36%) E-Commerce
13 30 (3.36%) Low Latency
14 28 (3.14%) Change Control
14 28 (3.14%) Validation
15 23 (2.58%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (8.29%) Python
2 58 (6.49%) Perl
3 48 (5.38%) Bash Shell
4 40 (4.48%) Ruby
5 25 (2.80%) PHP
6 24 (2.69%) PowerShell
7 21 (2.35%) SQL
7 21 (2.35%) C
7 21 (2.35%) Java
8 13 (1.46%) Tcl
9 7 (0.78%) C++
10 4 (0.45%) VB
11 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 569 (63.72%) Cisco Certification
2 419 (46.92%) CCNP
3 240 (26.88%) CCNA
4 172 (19.26%) CCIE
5 80 (8.96%) Degree
6 43 (4.82%) CCSA
7 41 (4.59%) Security Cleared
8 40 (4.48%) CCIP
9 38 (4.26%) CCDP
10 28 (3.14%) SC Cleared
11 24 (2.69%) CCSP
12 23 (2.58%) JNCIP
13 21 (2.35%) CCSE
14 20 (2.24%) JNCIA
15 18 (2.02%) JNCIE
16 12 (1.34%) Check Point Certification
16 12 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (1.23%) CCDA
18 10 (1.12%) DV Cleared
18 10 (1.12%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (8.29%) SLA
2 13 (1.46%) COBIT
3 11 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.34%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 95 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.35%) VMware ESX
4 17 (1.90%) iptables
5 15 (1.68%) Postfix
6 13 (1.46%) XenServer
6 13 (1.46%) Samba
7 12 (1.34%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.78%) Firmware
9 6 (0.67%) Xen
9 6 (0.67%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.56%) vSphere
11 4 (0.45%) Docker
12 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.22%) XenApp
13 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.22%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.11%) Snort
14 1 (0.11%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 48 (5.38%) Cacti
2 40 (4.48%) Nagios
3 34 (3.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 32 (3.58%) SolarWinds Orion
5 27 (3.02%) Puppet
6 25 (2.80%) ZABBIX
6 25 (2.80%) FortiGate
7 23 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
8 21 (2.35%) Cisco Prime
9 20 (2.24%) Cisco UCCX
9 20 (2.24%) OpenView
10 18 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
11 16 (1.79%) OpenNMS
12 14 (1.57%) Ansible
13 9 (1.01%) SELinux
14 8 (0.90%) Salt
15 6 (0.67%) Graphite
16 5 (0.56%) HP NNM
17 4 (0.45%) OPNET
17 4 (0.45%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 825 (92.39%) Cisco
2 363 (40.65%) Juniper
3 291 (32.59%) F5
4 225 (25.20%) CheckPoint
5 121 (13.55%) VMware
6 80 (8.96%) HP
7 78 (8.73%) Microsoft
8 73 (8.17%) Riverbed
9 71 (7.95%) SolarWinds
10 51 (5.71%) Fortinet
11 50 (5.60%) Citrix
12 48 (5.38%) Red Hat
13 38 (4.26%) Dell
14 33 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 26 (2.91%) Bloomberg
16 20 (2.24%) Avaya
17 19 (2.13%) IBM
17 19 (2.13%) Aruba
18 16 (1.79%) Symantec
18 16 (1.79%) Blue Coat
City, London
Computappoint
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ferrari Healy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 4K shift + bonus + extensive Bene
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Additional benefits:- Private Medical/ Great Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago