The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 336 306 310
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 354 347 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.78% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 4.65% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 311 283 351
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7822 7457 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.18% 16.83% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6507 6115 7114
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +21 153 £52,500 -4.54% 27
Canary Wharf +6 3 £56,000 -25.33%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £35,000 -
West Drayton - 2 £52,500 -
Harrow - 2 £66,250 -
Hayes - 1 £51,500 -
Ealing - 1 - -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 608 (92.26%) Cisco
2 391 (59.33%) OSPF
3 369 (55.99%) Cisco Certification
4 368 (55.84%) Firewall
5 358 (54.32%) MPLS
6 326 (49.47%) WAN
7 309 (46.89%) CCNP
8 259 (39.30%) Juniper
8 259 (39.30%) LAN
9 254 (38.54%) EIGRP
10 228 (34.60%) VPN
11 202 (30.65%) Finance
12 198 (30.05%) TCP/IP
13 166 (25.19%) Telecoms
14 159 (24.13%) Cisco ASA
15 157 (23.82%) Linux
16 147 (22.31%) F5
17 134 (20.33%) DNS
18 126 (19.12%) CheckPoint
19 123 (18.66%) VoIP
20 121 (18.36%) Network Design
21 117 (17.75%) CCNA
22 116 (17.60%) CCIE
23 115 (17.45%) IPsec
23 115 (17.45%) VPLS
24 109 (16.54%) Wireless
25 99 (15.02%) Multicast
26 94 (14.26%) Windows
26 94 (14.26%) Network Security
27 87 (13.20%) Cisco IOS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (3.64%) Apache
1 24 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 20 (3.03%) Lync
3 19 (2.88%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.67%) IIS
5 7 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.61%) nginx
9 3 (0.46%) SAS
10 2 (0.30%) Confluence
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.15%) MTS
Applications
1 31 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.43%) MS Office
3 13 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.28%) SaaS
2 9 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 391 (59.33%) OSPF
2 368 (55.84%) Firewall
3 358 (54.32%) MPLS
4 326 (49.47%) WAN
5 259 (39.30%) LAN
6 254 (38.54%) EIGRP
7 228 (34.60%) VPN
8 198 (30.05%) TCP/IP
9 159 (24.13%) Cisco ASA
10 134 (20.33%) DNS
11 123 (18.66%) VoIP
12 115 (17.45%) IPsec
12 115 (17.45%) VPLS
13 109 (16.54%) Wireless
14 99 (15.02%) Multicast
15 94 (14.26%) Network Security
16 87 (13.20%) Cisco IOS
17 85 (12.90%) SSL
18 81 (12.29%) Internet
19 73 (11.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.79%) MySQL
2 18 (2.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.61%) Big Data
5 3 (0.46%) MS Access
6 2 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.30%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.30%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.30%) OLAP
7 1 (0.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.61%) Subversion
2 4 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 202 (30.65%) Finance
2 166 (25.19%) Telecoms
3 77 (11.68%) Banking
4 39 (5.92%) Investment Banking
5 20 (3.03%) Retail
6 18 (2.73%) Advertising
7 15 (2.28%) Publishing
8 8 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.21%) Back Office
9 7 (1.06%) Games
9 7 (1.06%) Marketing
10 6 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.61%) Front Office
12 3 (0.46%) Law
13 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 461 (69.95%) Network Engineer
2 128 (19.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 49 (7.44%) IP Engineer
4 48 (7.28%) Network Support
5 39 (5.92%) Support Engineer
6 36 (5.46%) Network Security Engineer
6 36 (5.46%) Architect
6 36 (5.46%) Security Engineer
7 35 (5.31%) Network Support Engineer
8 33 (5.01%) Team Leader
8 33 (5.01%) Network Team Leader
9 31 (4.70%) Network Architect
10 28 (4.25%) Analyst
11 27 (4.10%) Test Engineer
11 27 (4.10%) Senior Network Architect
11 27 (4.10%) Senior Architect
12 20 (3.03%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 20 (3.03%) Lead Network Engineer
12 20 (3.03%) Senior Security Engineer
13 19 (2.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.64%) SOAP
2 10 (1.52%) LAMP
3 7 (1.06%) Apache Flex
4 4 (0.61%) Middleware
5 2 (0.30%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.30%) .NET
6 1 (0.15%) DCOM
6 1 (0.15%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.74%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.25%) Hedge funds
3 12 (1.82%) Digital Media
4 11 (1.67%) Derivative
5 10 (1.52%) Equities
5 10 (1.52%) Open Source
6 8 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (1.21%) Fixed Income
7 6 (0.91%) Clustering
7 6 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.46%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.46%) PKI
8 3 (0.46%) Firmware
8 3 (0.46%) Statistics
9 2 (0.30%) Physics
9 2 (0.30%) e-Health
9 2 (0.30%) SecurID
9 2 (0.30%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.30%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.30%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 157 (23.82%) Linux
2 94 (14.26%) Windows
3 80 (12.14%) UNIX
4 28 (4.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (2.73%) CentOS
8 14 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.67%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.37%) Solaris
11 5 (0.76%) Debian
12 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.61%) VMS
12 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.46%) SUSE
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (18.36%) Network Design
2 72 (10.93%) Low Latency
3 64 (9.71%) Load Balancing
4 58 (8.80%) Network Management
5 57 (8.65%) ITIL
6 47 (7.13%) Network Monitoring
7 40 (6.07%) Network Architecture
8 32 (4.86%) Capacity Management
9 29 (4.40%) Test Automation
10 25 (3.79%) Capacity Planning
11 24 (3.64%) Project Management
12 21 (3.19%) Change Management
13 20 (3.03%) E-Commerce
14 17 (2.58%) Asset Management
15 15 (2.28%) Penetration Testing
16 14 (2.12%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (1.97%) Network Load Balancing
17 13 (1.97%) Validation
17 13 (1.97%) Configuration Management
18 12 (1.82%) Integration Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (9.10%) Perl
2 34 (5.16%) Bash Shell
3 31 (4.70%) Python
4 25 (3.79%) Shell Script
5 19 (2.88%) PHP
6 17 (2.58%) SQL
7 11 (1.67%) Tcl
8 7 (1.06%) Java
9 6 (0.91%) PowerHouse
10 5 (0.76%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.30%) Ruby
11 2 (0.30%) C#
12 1 (0.15%) C
Qualifications
1 369 (55.99%) Cisco Certification
2 309 (46.89%) CCNP
3 117 (17.75%) CCNA
4 116 (17.60%) CCIE
5 71 (10.77%) Degree
6 46 (6.98%) CCDP
7 41 (6.22%) CCIP
8 33 (5.01%) CCSE
9 32 (4.86%) CCSA
10 21 (3.19%) JNCIE
11 19 (2.88%) CCSP
12 18 (2.73%) Check Point Certification
13 17 (2.58%) JNCIS
14 15 (2.28%) JNCIP
15 12 (1.82%) Security Cleared
16 11 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (1.37%) SC Cleared
18 8 (1.21%) CCDE
19 7 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 7 (1.06%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.34%) SLA
2 21 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.30%) QA
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (5.01%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.73%) vSphere
4 10 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.37%) XenServer
6 8 (1.21%) Postfix
6 8 (1.21%) XenApp
7 7 (1.06%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.61%) Squid
10 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.30%) Snort
11 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.15%) NFS
11 1 (0.15%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 38 (5.77%) Nagios
2 37 (5.61%) CiscoWorks
3 30 (4.55%) Cacti
4 24 (3.64%) HP NNM
5 16 (2.43%) Cisco Prime
6 14 (2.12%) OpenView
7 13 (1.97%) Puppet
8 12 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
9 10 (1.52%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.21%) Zenoss
10 8 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (1.21%) Backup Exec
11 7 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (1.06%) SmokePing
12 6 (0.91%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (0.61%) OSSEC
14 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
14 2 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 608 (92.26%) Cisco
2 259 (39.30%) Juniper
3 147 (22.31%) F5
4 126 (19.12%) CheckPoint
5 71 (10.77%) HP
6 70 (10.62%) VMware
7 47 (7.13%) Microsoft
7 47 (7.13%) Citrix
8 43 (6.53%) Dell
8 43 (6.53%) SolarWinds
9 41 (6.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 30 (4.55%) Aruba
11 28 (4.25%) Red Hat
12 25 (3.79%) Fortinet
13 24 (3.64%) Brocade
14 22 (3.34%) Nortel
15 16 (2.43%) Avaya
16 14 (2.12%) Oracle
17 13 (1.97%) Blue Coat
18 12 (1.82%) Riverbed
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and training
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City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: + Attractive Benefits
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City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
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City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £36k - 42k per year
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London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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City, London
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