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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 282 333 334
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 440 365 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.00% 0.79% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.28% 4.71% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 380 311 287
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
7010 7746 7191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.88% 16.69% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5994 6399 6016
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +11 121 £56,500 +7.61% 9
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £52,750 -
Hounslow +6 1 £52,500 +6.06% 1
Isleworth - 1 £39,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £39,500 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 723 (90.04%) Cisco
2 607 (75.59%) OSPF
3 530 (66.00%) Firewall
4 527 (65.63%) Cisco Certification
5 391 (48.69%) CCNP
6 380 (47.32%) MPLS
7 335 (41.72%) Juniper
7 335 (41.72%) WAN
8 329 (40.97%) Cisco ASA
9 319 (39.73%) VPN
10 306 (38.11%) LAN
10 306 (38.11%) EIGRP
11 258 (32.13%) Cisco Nexus
12 256 (31.88%) Data Centre
13 240 (29.89%) F5
14 217 (27.02%) Linux
15 213 (26.53%) CCNA
16 192 (23.91%) CheckPoint
17 189 (23.54%) TCP/IP
18 184 (22.91%) IPsec
19 182 (22.67%) Finance
20 168 (20.92%) Network Security
21 167 (20.80%) CCIE
22 162 (20.17%) Network Design
23 158 (19.68%) Cisco IOS
24 153 (19.05%) DNS
25 150 (18.68%) Wireless
26 144 (17.93%) Windows
27 140 (17.43%) HSRP
28 138 (17.19%) VLAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (3.49%) Apache
2 20 (2.49%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.49%) Lync
3 17 (2.12%) nginx
4 14 (1.74%) Confluence
4 14 (1.74%) MediaWiki
5 10 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (1.25%) MTS
6 8 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.37%) Jetty
10 2 (0.25%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.12%) IIS
11 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 53 (6.60%) MS Visio
2 34 (4.23%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.12%) MS Office
4 2 (0.25%) MS Project
4 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Summit
2 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (0.87%) Amazon S3
2 7 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (0.62%) SaaS
3 5 (0.62%) PaaS
4 4 (0.50%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.37%) IaaS
5 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 607 (75.59%) OSPF
2 530 (66.00%) Firewall
3 380 (47.32%) MPLS
4 335 (41.72%) WAN
5 329 (40.97%) Cisco ASA
6 319 (39.73%) VPN
7 306 (38.11%) LAN
7 306 (38.11%) EIGRP
8 258 (32.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 189 (23.54%) TCP/IP
10 184 (22.91%) IPsec
11 168 (20.92%) Network Security
12 158 (19.68%) Cisco IOS
13 153 (19.05%) DNS
14 150 (18.68%) Wireless
15 140 (17.43%) HSRP
16 138 (17.19%) VLAN
17 128 (15.94%) VoIP
18 96 (11.96%) FWSM
19 89 (11.08%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (4.98%) MySQL
2 14 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 7 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (0.75%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.50%) Big Data
6 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (2.62%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.49%) Subversion
3 17 (2.12%) Hudson
3 17 (2.12%) Jenkins
4 14 (1.74%) JIRA
5 2 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.12%) GCC
General
1 182 (22.67%) Finance
2 131 (16.31%) Telecoms
3 95 (11.83%) Banking
4 30 (3.74%) Retail
5 26 (3.24%) Financial Institution
6 24 (2.99%) Games
7 22 (2.74%) Marketing
8 18 (2.24%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.99%) French Language
10 14 (1.74%) German Language
11 13 (1.62%) Legal
11 13 (1.62%) Online Betting
12 8 (1.00%) Advertising
12 8 (1.00%) Japanese Language
13 5 (0.62%) Law
14 3 (0.37%) Back Office
14 3 (0.37%) Electronics
14 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.37%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 490 (61.02%) Network Engineer
2 150 (18.68%) Senior Network Engineer
3 59 (7.35%) Consultant
4 56 (6.97%) Cisco Engineer
5 54 (6.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 50 (6.23%) Network Support
7 44 (5.48%) Support Engineer
8 35 (4.36%) Network Consultant
9 34 (4.23%) Security Engineer
10 33 (4.11%) Implementation Engineer
11 32 (3.99%) Administrator
12 31 (3.86%) Network Support Engineer
13 30 (3.74%) Design Engineer
13 30 (3.74%) Senior Consultant
13 30 (3.74%) Operations Engineer
14 28 (3.49%) Network Implementation Engineer
15 27 (3.36%) Network Design Engineer
15 27 (3.36%) Architect
16 26 (3.24%) Network Security Engineer
16 26 (3.24%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.48%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.25%) LAMP
2 10 (1.25%) XMPP
3 7 (0.87%) Web Services
4 5 (0.62%) HTML
4 5 (0.62%) SOAP
5 4 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (0.50%) Silverlight
6 3 (0.37%) Sensu
7 1 (0.12%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.12%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 256 (31.88%) Data Centre
2 35 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 25 (3.11%) Eurex
5 22 (2.74%) Hedge funds
6 21 (2.62%) Computer Science
7 18 (2.24%) Online Games
8 15 (1.87%) IPTV
9 14 (1.74%) Wiki
10 11 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (1.37%) Online Banking
10 11 (1.37%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.12%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.75%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.75%) Derivative
13 5 (0.62%) Replication
13 5 (0.62%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.62%) User Experience
14 4 (0.50%) Over-the-Top Content
14 4 (0.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 217 (27.02%) Linux
2 144 (17.93%) Windows
3 84 (10.46%) UNIX
4 34 (4.23%) CentOS
5 27 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (3.24%) Solaris
7 22 (2.74%) Ubuntu
8 17 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.74%) Debian
10 10 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.00%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.37%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (20.17%) Network Design
2 98 (12.20%) Load Balancing
3 96 (11.96%) ITIL
4 80 (9.96%) Project Management
5 71 (8.84%) Network Management
6 63 (7.85%) Network Monitoring
7 56 (6.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 55 (6.85%) Capacity Planning
9 53 (6.60%) Service Delivery
9 53 (6.60%) Mentoring
10 41 (5.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 38 (4.73%) Change Management
12 37 (4.61%) Migration
12 37 (4.61%) Incident Management
13 31 (3.86%) Kalman Filter
14 30 (3.74%) Low Latency
15 29 (3.61%) Change Control
16 27 (3.36%) Validation
16 27 (3.36%) E-Commerce
17 24 (2.99%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (9.09%) Python
2 61 (7.60%) Perl
3 44 (5.48%) Bash Shell
4 39 (4.86%) Ruby
5 24 (2.99%) PowerShell
5 24 (2.99%) PHP
5 24 (2.99%) Java
6 23 (2.86%) SQL
7 17 (2.12%) C
8 15 (1.87%) Tcl
9 5 (0.62%) VB
9 5 (0.62%) C++
10 3 (0.37%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 527 (65.63%) Cisco Certification
2 391 (48.69%) CCNP
3 213 (26.53%) CCNA
4 167 (20.80%) CCIE
5 61 (7.60%) Degree
6 45 (5.60%) Security Cleared
7 40 (4.98%) CCDP
8 38 (4.73%) CCIP
8 38 (4.73%) CCSA
9 30 (3.74%) SC Cleared
10 23 (2.86%) CCSE
11 20 (2.49%) JNCIP
12 19 (2.37%) JNCIE
12 19 (2.37%) CCSP
13 18 (2.24%) JNCIA
14 14 (1.74%) Check Point Certification
15 12 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (1.37%) JNCIS
16 11 (1.37%) DV Cleared
17 7 (0.87%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.72%) SLA
2 11 (1.37%) COBIT
3 8 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.62%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.12%) QA
System Software
1 87 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.49%) VMware ESX
3 20 (2.49%) iptables
4 14 (1.74%) Postfix
4 14 (1.74%) XenServer
4 14 (1.74%) Samba
5 9 (1.12%) Xen
5 9 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.12%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.62%) Firmware
7 3 (0.37%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.37%) vSphere
7 3 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) XenApp
8 1 (0.12%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.12%) Snort
Systems Management
1 40 (4.98%) Cacti
2 38 (4.73%) Nagios
3 35 (4.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 34 (4.23%) Puppet
4 34 (4.23%) ZABBIX
5 30 (3.74%) SolarWinds Orion
6 23 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (2.49%) Cisco UCCX
8 16 (1.99%) OpenView
8 16 (1.99%) OpenNMS
8 16 (1.99%) Cisco Prime
9 15 (1.87%) Ansible
9 15 (1.87%) CiscoWorks
10 14 (1.74%) FortiGate
11 10 (1.25%) Salt
12 7 (0.87%) Graphite
12 7 (0.87%) SELinux
13 6 (0.75%) yum
14 5 (0.62%) HP NNM
15 3 (0.37%) Iperf
Vendors
1 723 (90.04%) Cisco
2 335 (41.72%) Juniper
3 240 (29.89%) F5
4 192 (23.91%) CheckPoint
5 108 (13.45%) VMware
6 67 (8.34%) Fortinet
7 63 (7.85%) Microsoft
8 60 (7.47%) SolarWinds
9 58 (7.22%) HP
10 54 (6.72%) Riverbed
11 40 (4.98%) Red Hat
12 35 (4.36%) Bloomberg
13 28 (3.49%) Citrix
14 27 (3.36%) Dell
15 25 (3.11%) Aruba
16 21 (2.62%) Infoblox
17 18 (2.24%) Reuters
17 18 (2.24%) Radianz
18 17 (2.12%) Blue Coat
19 16 (1.99%) Splunk
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £34 - £37 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £33283.26 - £36981.40 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago