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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 298 344 364
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +20
Permanent jobs citing BGP 410 302 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% 4.25% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 343 269 291
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £41,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
7715 7109 8647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 15.97% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6382 6037 7314
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +24 150 £53,000 -3.63% 14
Hayes - 6 £51,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £35,000 -
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £49,500 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £80,000 - 1
Greenford - 1 - - 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 671 (90.55%) Cisco
2 459 (61.94%) MPLS
3 453 (61.13%) OSPF
4 435 (58.70%) Cisco Certification
5 394 (53.17%) Firewall
6 350 (47.23%) CCNP
7 340 (45.88%) WAN
8 324 (43.72%) Juniper
9 288 (38.87%) EIGRP
10 261 (35.22%) VPN
11 260 (35.09%) LAN
12 207 (27.94%) Finance
13 199 (26.86%) Telecoms
14 185 (24.97%) Linux
15 183 (24.70%) Cisco ASA
16 165 (22.27%) F5
16 165 (22.27%) TCP/IP
17 156 (21.05%) Wireless
18 152 (20.51%) VPLS
19 150 (20.24%) CCIE
20 148 (19.97%) CheckPoint
21 131 (17.68%) DNS
22 119 (16.06%) VoIP
23 114 (15.38%) CCNA
24 111 (14.98%) Cisco Nexus
25 109 (14.71%) IPsec
25 109 (14.71%) Network Design
26 108 (14.57%) Multicast
27 104 (14.04%) Windows
28 103 (13.90%) Ethernet

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (3.64%) Apache
2 24 (3.24%) MS Exchange
2 24 (3.24%) Lync
3 16 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.35%) IIS
6 8 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.08%) nginx
7 5 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.54%) Zope
8 4 (0.54%) Plone
9 3 (0.40%) SAS
9 3 (0.40%) Confluence
10 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 39 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 29 (3.91%) MS Office
4 2 (0.27%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.35%) SaaS
2 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.54%) Office 365
4 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 459 (61.94%) MPLS
2 453 (61.13%) OSPF
3 394 (53.17%) Firewall
4 340 (45.88%) WAN
5 288 (38.87%) EIGRP
6 261 (35.22%) VPN
7 260 (35.09%) LAN
8 183 (24.70%) Cisco ASA
9 165 (22.27%) TCP/IP
10 156 (21.05%) Wireless
11 152 (20.51%) VPLS
12 131 (17.68%) DNS
13 119 (16.06%) VoIP
14 111 (14.98%) Cisco Nexus
15 109 (14.71%) IPsec
16 108 (14.57%) Multicast
17 103 (13.90%) Ethernet
18 102 (13.77%) Network Security
19 101 (13.63%) Cisco IOS
20 100 (13.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (3.78%) MySQL
2 16 (2.16%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.54%) MariaDB
6 3 (0.40%) Big Data
7 2 (0.27%) DB2
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (0.67%) Subversion
1 5 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.54%) Emacs
3 3 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 207 (27.94%) Finance
2 199 (26.86%) Telecoms
3 81 (10.93%) Banking
4 44 (5.94%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.10%) Advertising
6 22 (2.97%) Retail
7 14 (1.89%) Games
8 13 (1.75%) Back Office
9 12 (1.62%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.35%) Marketing
11 8 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.94%) Publishing
13 6 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.67%) German Language
15 4 (0.54%) Billing
15 4 (0.54%) French Language
16 3 (0.40%) Law
17 2 (0.27%) International Banking
18 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
18 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 507 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 143 (19.30%) Senior Network Engineer
3 58 (7.83%) IP Engineer
4 50 (6.75%) Network Support
5 43 (5.80%) Architect
6 38 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 38 (5.13%) Network Team Leader
7 37 (4.99%) Network Architect
8 33 (4.45%) Support Engineer
9 30 (4.05%) Cisco Engineer
9 30 (4.05%) IP Network Engineer
10 29 (3.91%) Security Engineer
11 28 (3.78%) Network Security Engineer
12 27 (3.64%) Test Engineer
12 27 (3.64%) Network Support Engineer
13 25 (3.37%) Analyst
14 24 (3.24%) Senior Network Architect
14 24 (3.24%) Senior Architect
15 21 (2.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 20 (2.70%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.89%) LAMP
2 11 (1.48%) SOAP
3 7 (0.94%) XMPP
4 3 (0.40%) Apache Flex
4 3 (0.40%) Middleware
5 2 (0.27%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.27%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.13%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.34%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.32%) Hedge funds
4 12 (1.62%) Open Source
5 10 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (1.21%) Clustering
7 8 (1.08%) Derivative
7 8 (1.08%) Fixed Income
8 7 (0.94%) Equities
9 6 (0.81%) IVR
10 5 (0.67%) Replication
11 4 (0.54%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.40%) AVVID
12 3 (0.40%) PKI
12 3 (0.40%) Statistics
12 3 (0.40%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.27%) Firmware
13 2 (0.27%) e-Health
13 2 (0.27%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 185 (24.97%) Linux
2 104 (14.04%) Windows
3 89 (12.01%) UNIX
4 32 (4.32%) Solaris
5 26 (3.51%) CentOS
5 26 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.08%) Debian
9 8 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.08%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.54%) OpenBSD
10 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.54%) FreeBSD
11 3 (0.40%) VMS
11 3 (0.40%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (14.71%) Network Design
2 99 (13.36%) Low Latency
3 75 (10.12%) ITIL
4 63 (8.50%) Load Balancing
5 57 (7.69%) Network Management
6 44 (5.94%) Project Management
7 43 (5.80%) Network Monitoring
8 37 (4.99%) Network Architecture
9 36 (4.86%) Change Management
10 29 (3.91%) Test Automation
11 22 (2.97%) Service Management
12 21 (2.83%) Configuration Management
12 21 (2.83%) Asset Management
13 20 (2.70%) Capacity Management
14 19 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
15 17 (2.29%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (2.29%) Line Management
16 16 (2.16%) Validation
17 15 (2.02%) Service Delivery
17 15 (2.02%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 66 (8.91%) Perl
2 37 (4.99%) Python
2 37 (4.99%) Bash Shell
3 31 (4.18%) PHP
4 22 (2.97%) Shell Script
5 19 (2.56%) SQL
6 15 (2.02%) Tcl
7 12 (1.62%) PowerShell
8 6 (0.81%) PowerHouse
9 4 (0.54%) Java
10 3 (0.40%) C
11 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 435 (58.70%) Cisco Certification
2 350 (47.23%) CCNP
3 150 (20.24%) CCIE
4 114 (15.38%) CCNA
5 96 (12.96%) Degree
6 48 (6.48%) CCIP
7 44 (5.94%) CCDP
8 27 (3.64%) JNCIE
9 22 (2.97%) CCSE
10 20 (2.70%) Security Cleared
11 17 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (2.29%) CCSA
12 16 (2.16%) JNCIP
13 15 (2.02%) JNCIS
13 15 (2.02%) HND
14 13 (1.75%) SC Cleared
15 11 (1.48%) JNCIA
15 11 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (1.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.32%) SLA
2 21 (2.83%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.94%) QA
4 7 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (4.72%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.64%) vSphere
4 15 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.35%) Postfix
7 8 (1.08%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.81%) XenServer
9 4 (0.54%) Varnish
9 4 (0.54%) SpamAssassin
9 4 (0.54%) XenApp
10 3 (0.40%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.40%) Squid
11 2 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.13%) vCloud
12 1 (0.13%) UAG
12 1 (0.13%) NFS
12 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 45 (6.07%) Nagios
2 34 (4.59%) Cacti
3 27 (3.64%) CiscoWorks
4 19 (2.56%) OpenView
4 19 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 15 (2.02%) Cisco Prime
6 11 (1.48%) HP NNM
7 10 (1.35%) Puppet
7 10 (1.35%) ZABBIX
8 9 (1.21%) Zenoss
8 9 (1.21%) SolarWinds Orion
8 9 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.21%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
9 8 (1.08%) SCOrch
10 7 (0.94%) SCOM
11 4 (0.54%) WSUS
11 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (0.54%) OSSEC
11 4 (0.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 671 (90.55%) Cisco
2 324 (43.72%) Juniper
3 165 (22.27%) F5
4 148 (19.97%) CheckPoint
5 83 (11.20%) VMware
6 71 (9.58%) Microsoft
7 62 (8.37%) HP
8 52 (7.02%) Aruba
9 50 (6.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 49 (6.61%) Citrix
11 47 (6.34%) SolarWinds
12 44 (5.94%) Fortinet
13 40 (5.40%) Red Hat
14 38 (5.13%) Riverbed
15 33 (4.45%) Brocade
15 33 (4.45%) Avaya
15 33 (4.45%) Nortel
15 33 (4.45%) Dell
16 20 (2.70%) Nokia
17 16 (2.16%) Oracle
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + beenfits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Shift Allow + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £53,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Forman IT
Salary: BENS + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% car allowance + corporate bene
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
LA International
Salary: £45000 per annum + 3k car allowance, 5k bonus
Posted: 6 days ago