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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 274 336 345
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +9
Permanent jobs citing BGP 453 339 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.00% 0.74% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.96% 4.48% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 404 300 294
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,378 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
7598 7560 9369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.82% 16.39% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6358 6321 7872
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.09%
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
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 24 November 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 24 November 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
(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 +81 165 £47,500 -5.00% 22
Hayes - 5 £51,500 -
Docklands, London -16 2 £50,250 -28.21%
Uxbridge - 2 £80,000 -
Greenford -4 1 - -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 735 (90.18%) Cisco
2 521 (63.93%) OSPF
3 504 (61.84%) Cisco Certification
4 498 (61.10%) Firewall
5 493 (60.49%) MPLS
6 414 (50.80%) CCNP
7 358 (43.93%) VPN
8 352 (43.19%) WAN
9 347 (42.58%) Juniper
10 328 (40.25%) EIGRP
11 264 (32.39%) LAN
12 246 (30.18%) Cisco ASA
13 228 (27.98%) Finance
14 222 (27.24%) Telecoms
15 210 (25.77%) Linux
16 195 (23.93%) Wireless
17 188 (23.07%) TCP/IP
18 178 (21.84%) CheckPoint
19 166 (20.37%) CCNA
20 161 (19.75%) F5
21 153 (18.77%) VPLS
21 153 (18.77%) Cisco Nexus
22 148 (18.16%) DNS
23 143 (17.55%) CCIE
24 135 (16.56%) Network Security
25 132 (16.20%) VLAN
25 132 (16.20%) Network Design
26 130 (15.95%) VoIP
27 125 (15.34%) Windows
27 125 (15.34%) VMware

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 33 (4.05%) Lync
2 29 (3.56%) Apache
3 25 (3.07%) MS Exchange
4 20 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.23%) IIS
6 9 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.10%) nginx
7 6 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.61%) Confluence
8 5 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.49%) ejabberd
9 4 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.49%) Zope
9 4 (0.49%) Plone
10 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.12%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.12%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 32 (3.93%) MS Office
4 2 (0.25%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.86%) SaaS
3 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.12%) IaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 521 (63.93%) OSPF
2 498 (61.10%) Firewall
3 493 (60.49%) MPLS
4 358 (43.93%) VPN
5 352 (43.19%) WAN
6 328 (40.25%) EIGRP
7 264 (32.39%) LAN
8 246 (30.18%) Cisco ASA
9 195 (23.93%) Wireless
10 188 (23.07%) TCP/IP
11 153 (18.77%) VPLS
11 153 (18.77%) Cisco Nexus
12 148 (18.16%) DNS
13 135 (16.56%) Network Security
14 132 (16.20%) VLAN
15 130 (15.95%) VoIP
16 117 (14.36%) IPsec
16 117 (14.36%) Cisco IOS
17 115 (14.11%) Internet
18 105 (12.88%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.31%) MySQL
2 12 (1.47%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.23%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.49%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.37%) Big Data
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (0.74%) Subversion
2 6 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.61%) Hudson
3 5 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.61%) JIRA
4 4 (0.49%) Emacs
General
1 228 (27.98%) Finance
2 222 (27.24%) Telecoms
3 61 (7.48%) Banking
4 32 (3.93%) Investment Banking
5 28 (3.44%) Advertising
6 21 (2.58%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.09%) Back Office
8 16 (1.96%) Law
8 16 (1.96%) Retail
9 15 (1.84%) Games
9 15 (1.84%) French Language
10 11 (1.35%) Marketing
11 10 (1.23%) German Language
12 9 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.98%) Publishing
14 7 (0.86%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.61%) Japanese Language
15 5 (0.61%) Billing
16 4 (0.49%) Legal
17 3 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 518 (63.56%) Network Engineer
2 157 (19.26%) Senior Network Engineer
3 53 (6.50%) Network Support
4 51 (6.26%) IP Engineer
5 46 (5.64%) Architect
6 39 (4.79%) Analyst
7 37 (4.54%) Support Engineer
8 36 (4.42%) Network Architect
9 35 (4.29%) Cisco Engineer
10 34 (4.17%) Network Analyst
11 32 (3.93%) Security Engineer
12 30 (3.68%) IP Network Engineer
13 29 (3.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 28 (3.44%) Team Leader
14 28 (3.44%) Network Security Engineer
14 28 (3.44%) Network Team Leader
15 26 (3.19%) Administrator
15 26 (3.19%) Network Support Engineer
16 24 (2.94%) Senior Architect
17 23 (2.82%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.47%) LAMP
2 7 (0.86%) XMPP
3 6 (0.74%) SOAP
4 4 (0.49%) Middleware
5 3 (0.37%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.25%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.25%) Web Services
6 2 (0.25%) XML
7 1 (0.12%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (5.89%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.54%) Hedge funds
4 12 (1.47%) Statistics
5 11 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 11 (1.35%) AVVID
5 11 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
6 10 (1.23%) Open Source
6 10 (1.23%) Clustering
7 9 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (0.98%) Derivative
8 8 (0.98%) IVR
9 6 (0.74%) Fixed Income
9 6 (0.74%) Replication
9 6 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.49%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.37%) Equities
12 2 (0.25%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.25%) Physics
12 2 (0.25%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 210 (25.77%) Linux
2 125 (15.34%) Windows
3 102 (12.52%) UNIX
4 30 (3.68%) Solaris
5 28 (3.44%) CentOS
6 24 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.98%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.86%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.74%) Debian
13 5 (0.61%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.61%) SELinux
14 4 (0.49%) OpenBSD
14 4 (0.49%) VMS
14 4 (0.49%) AIX
14 4 (0.49%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (16.20%) Network Design
2 116 (14.23%) ITIL
3 87 (10.67%) Load Balancing
4 68 (8.34%) Low Latency
5 63 (7.73%) Project Management
6 59 (7.24%) Network Management
7 55 (6.75%) Network Monitoring
8 42 (5.15%) Change Management
9 37 (4.54%) Capacity Planning
10 36 (4.42%) Service Management
11 34 (4.17%) Network Architecture
12 32 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
13 27 (3.31%) Asset Management
14 24 (2.94%) Configuration Management
14 24 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
15 22 (2.70%) Migration
16 21 (2.58%) Capacity Management
17 20 (2.45%) Change Control
17 20 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
18 18 (2.21%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 71 (8.71%) Perl
2 47 (5.77%) Python
3 40 (4.91%) PHP
4 34 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 25 (3.07%) SQL
5 25 (3.07%) Shell Script
6 15 (1.84%) PowerShell
7 12 (1.47%) Tcl
8 7 (0.86%) C
9 6 (0.74%) Ruby
10 5 (0.61%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.49%) Java
12 1 (0.12%) R
Qualifications
1 504 (61.84%) Cisco Certification
2 414 (50.80%) CCNP
3 166 (20.37%) CCNA
4 143 (17.55%) CCIE
5 92 (11.29%) Degree
6 53 (6.50%) CCDP
7 36 (4.42%) CCSA
8 34 (4.17%) CCIP
9 27 (3.31%) JNCIE
10 26 (3.19%) Security Cleared
11 23 (2.82%) JNCIA
12 20 (2.45%) CCSE
13 18 (2.21%) JNCIS
13 18 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (2.09%) CCVP
15 15 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (1.84%) RHCE
15 15 (1.84%) CCSP
16 14 (1.72%) MCSE
16 14 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.40%) SLA
2 19 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.86%) QA
4 7 (0.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (8.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.58%) vSphere
5 18 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.23%) Postfix
7 6 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.61%) XenApp
9 4 (0.49%) Snort
9 4 (0.49%) Varnish
9 4 (0.49%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.49%) SpamAssassin
9 4 (0.49%) Ceph
10 3 (0.37%) Firmware
11 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.25%) XenServer
11 2 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.12%) vCloud
12 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 42 (5.15%) CiscoWorks
2 41 (5.03%) Nagios
3 38 (4.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 35 (4.29%) Cacti
5 21 (2.58%) SolarWinds Orion
6 19 (2.33%) SCOM
7 17 (2.09%) OpenView
7 17 (2.09%) Cisco Prime
8 15 (1.84%) Cisco UCCX
9 12 (1.47%) FortiGate
10 11 (1.35%) Backup Exec
11 10 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (1.23%) Puppet
12 9 (1.10%) SCOrch
13 8 (0.98%) Zenoss
14 7 (0.86%) Ansible
15 6 (0.74%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.74%) HP NNM
16 5 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 4 (0.49%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 735 (90.18%) Cisco
2 347 (42.58%) Juniper
3 178 (21.84%) CheckPoint
4 161 (19.75%) F5
5 125 (15.34%) VMware
6 103 (12.64%) Microsoft
7 83 (10.18%) SolarWinds
8 60 (7.36%) HP
8 60 (7.36%) Citrix
9 55 (6.75%) Aruba
10 54 (6.63%) Fortinet
11 52 (6.38%) Riverbed
12 40 (4.91%) Red Hat
13 38 (4.66%) Avaya
13 38 (4.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 35 (4.29%) Brocade
15 25 (3.07%) Nortel
16 24 (2.94%) Blue Coat
17 21 (2.58%) Dell
18 17 (2.09%) Nokia
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Salary: £ Competitive per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Shift Allow + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
VIT
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+ bonus+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
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Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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