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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / London
Rank 256 362 265
Rank change year-on-year
+106 -97
Permanent jobs citing BGP 404 315 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.21% 0.77% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.72% 4.84% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 342 252 436
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,196 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
5235 6513 7536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.71% 15.83% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4403 5524 6317
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +6 47 £57,500 +9.52% 9
Croydon - 12 £54,250 - 1
Canary Wharf -5 5 £70,000 +19.14%
Hounslow -4 2 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +13 1 £34,000 -54.66% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £102,500 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 626 (80.26%) OSPF
2 593 (76.03%) Cisco
3 503 (64.49%) Cisco Certification
4 486 (62.31%) MPLS
4 486 (62.31%) Firewall
5 435 (55.77%) CCNP
6 370 (47.44%) Juniper
7 334 (42.82%) VPN
8 317 (40.64%) WAN
9 279 (35.77%) Data Centre
10 270 (34.62%) LAN
11 238 (30.51%) EIGRP
12 226 (28.97%) Palo Alto
13 222 (28.46%) Wireless
14 213 (27.31%) Network Security
15 208 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
16 190 (24.36%) DNS
17 182 (23.33%) TCP/IP
18 179 (22.95%) Telecoms
18 179 (22.95%) Network Design
19 176 (22.56%) Finance
20 173 (22.18%) F5
21 161 (20.64%) CheckPoint
22 158 (20.26%) CCIE
23 157 (20.13%) Linux
24 151 (19.36%) CCNA
24 151 (19.36%) Cisco Nexus
25 127 (16.28%) HSRP
26 121 (15.51%) IPsec
27 102 (13.08%) Cisco IOS

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 16 (2.05%) Apache
2 12 (1.54%) IIS
3 11 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.03%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.64%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.51%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.26%) lighttpd
10 2 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.28%) Office 365
3 9 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.64%) IaaS
5 4 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.38%) SaaS
7 2 (0.26%) Akamai
7 2 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.26%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 626 (80.26%) OSPF
2 486 (62.31%) Firewall
2 486 (62.31%) MPLS
3 334 (42.82%) VPN
4 317 (40.64%) WAN
5 270 (34.62%) LAN
6 238 (30.51%) EIGRP
7 222 (28.46%) Wireless
8 213 (27.31%) Network Security
9 208 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
10 190 (24.36%) DNS
11 182 (23.33%) TCP/IP
12 151 (19.36%) Cisco Nexus
13 127 (16.28%) HSRP
14 121 (15.51%) IPsec
15 102 (13.08%) Cisco IOS
16 100 (12.82%) Multicast
17 97 (12.44%) VLAN
18 95 (12.18%) RIP
19 93 (11.92%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.15%) MySQL
2 4 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.13%) Big Data
5 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.15%) Subversion
4 2 (0.26%) Firebug
5 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
General
1 179 (22.95%) Telecoms
2 176 (22.56%) Finance
3 54 (6.92%) Banking
4 46 (5.90%) Financial Institution
5 24 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.82%) Retail
7 14 (1.79%) Online Betting
8 9 (1.15%) Marketing
9 8 (1.03%) French Language
9 8 (1.03%) Italian Language
10 7 (0.90%) Games
11 5 (0.64%) Front Office
11 5 (0.64%) Legal
12 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.38%) Law
14 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Publishing
15 1 (0.13%) German Language
15 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 517 (66.28%) Network Engineer
2 180 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 129 (16.54%) Cisco Engineer
4 118 (15.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 100 (12.82%) Juniper Engineer
6 57 (7.31%) Network Security Engineer
6 57 (7.31%) Security Engineer
7 56 (7.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 55 (7.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 44 (5.64%) Consultant
10 32 (4.10%) Architect
11 31 (3.97%) Network Support
12 30 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
13 27 (3.46%) Network Consultant
14 23 (2.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 23 (2.95%) Design Engineer
14 23 (2.95%) IP Network Engineer
14 23 (2.95%) Support Engineer
15 22 (2.82%) Administrator
15 22 (2.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.28%) 802.1X
2 6 (0.77%) CSS
3 4 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (0.51%) LAMP
4 3 (0.38%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (0.26%) Ajax
5 2 (0.26%) CSS3
5 2 (0.26%) HTML
5 2 (0.26%) HTML5
5 2 (0.26%) JSP
5 2 (0.26%) RFC 2544
6 1 (0.13%) Kafka
6 1 (0.13%) Web Services
6 1 (0.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 279 (35.77%) Data Centre
2 66 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 27 (3.46%) BYOD
5 24 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.82%) Clustering
6 22 (2.82%) Hedge funds
7 17 (2.18%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.15%) Eurex
10 6 (0.77%) Equities
11 4 (0.51%) CMDB
11 4 (0.51%) FMCG
11 4 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.51%) IPTV
11 4 (0.51%) IVR
11 4 (0.51%) Replication
11 4 (0.51%) RSA SecurID
12 3 (0.38%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 157 (20.13%) Linux
2 81 (10.38%) Unix
3 69 (8.85%) Windows
4 26 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.54%) Solaris
7 10 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 9 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.03%) Debian
10 7 (0.90%) CentOS
10 7 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.64%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.38%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.26%) CatOS
14 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (22.95%) Network Design
2 86 (11.03%) ITIL
3 73 (9.36%) Load Balancing
4 72 (9.23%) Network Architecture
5 70 (8.97%) Business Continuity
6 60 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 55 (7.05%) Network Monitoring
8 53 (6.79%) High Availability
9 49 (6.28%) Change Management
9 49 (6.28%) Network Management
10 41 (5.26%) Change Control
11 40 (5.13%) Service Management
12 37 (4.74%) Presales
13 36 (4.62%) Low Latency
14 33 (4.23%) ITSM
15 30 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
16 27 (3.46%) Information Security
17 25 (3.21%) DDoS Mitigation
17 25 (3.21%) E-Commerce
17 25 (3.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (9.10%) Python
2 43 (5.51%) Bash Shell
3 41 (5.26%) Perl
4 9 (1.15%) C
4 9 (1.15%) Ruby
5 6 (0.77%) Shell Script
6 5 (0.64%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.64%) SQL
6 5 (0.64%) Tcl
7 4 (0.51%) C++
8 3 (0.38%) Java
9 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.26%) Lisp
9 2 (0.26%) PHP
10 1 (0.13%) Jython
10 1 (0.13%) Lua
Qualifications
1 503 (64.49%) Cisco Certification
2 435 (55.77%) CCNP
3 158 (20.26%) CCIE
4 151 (19.36%) CCNA
5 99 (12.69%) Degree
6 68 (8.72%) JNCIP
7 52 (6.67%) JNCIA
8 36 (4.62%) JNCIS
9 28 (3.59%) CCDP
10 20 (2.56%) MCSE
10 20 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (1.79%) CCIP
12 12 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (1.54%) Security Cleared
13 11 (1.41%) CCSE
14 9 (1.15%) SC Cleared
15 7 (0.90%) CCVP
16 6 (0.77%) CISSP
17 5 (0.64%) CCSP
17 5 (0.64%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.72%) SLA
2 18 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.15%) ISO27002
5 7 (0.90%) JSP 440
6 6 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 78 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (3.97%) Active Directory
3 25 (3.21%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.31%) ProxySG
5 12 (1.54%) NFS
6 11 (1.41%) Firmware
6 11 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.03%) iptables
8 7 (0.90%) KVM
9 6 (0.77%) vSphere
9 6 (0.77%) Xen
10 5 (0.64%) Docker
10 5 (0.64%) QEMU
10 5 (0.64%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.38%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.38%) OpenSIPS
12 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.13%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (4.62%) Nagios
2 29 (3.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 29 (3.72%) FortiGate
3 27 (3.46%) Ansible
4 24 (3.08%) Puppet
5 20 (2.56%) Cacti
6 15 (1.92%) Cisco CME
6 15 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
7 13 (1.67%) HAProxy
8 10 (1.28%) Endace
9 8 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (0.90%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
11 6 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (0.77%) OpenView
12 5 (0.64%) Kubernetes
12 5 (0.64%) Mesos
12 5 (0.64%) Netcool
12 5 (0.64%) rkt
12 5 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 593 (76.03%) Cisco
2 370 (47.44%) Juniper
3 226 (28.97%) Palo Alto
4 173 (22.18%) F5
5 161 (20.64%) CheckPoint
6 96 (12.31%) VMware
7 90 (11.54%) SolarWinds
8 63 (8.08%) Arista
8 63 (8.08%) Fortinet
9 61 (7.82%) Riverbed
10 48 (6.15%) HP
11 44 (5.64%) Extreme Networks
12 38 (4.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 34 (4.36%) Microsoft
14 31 (3.97%) Avaya
15 30 (3.85%) Citrix
16 28 (3.59%) SonicWALL
17 27 (3.46%) Red Hat
18 24 (3.08%) Aruba
18 24 (3.08%) Blue Coat
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
The North Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Genesis Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £28,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus/ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London, Central London
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-55,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Certus Sales Recruitment
Salary: 65-70k Base + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKas international
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 21 days ago
London, UK
ECS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
East London
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago