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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 342 314 380
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +66
Permanent jobs citing BGP 311 409 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.92% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.99% 5.91% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 273 343 314
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.27%
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
6227 6918 7916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.83% 15.61% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5355 5870 6569
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +32 67 £52,500 -8.69% 10
Hounslow +20 9 £45,000 -14.28%
Croydon +2 6 £48,500 +38.57% 1
Sidcup - 2 £53,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 - - 2
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £53,500 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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.

1 519 (85.64%) Cisco
2 428 (70.63%) OSPF
3 387 (63.86%) Firewall
4 385 (63.53%) Cisco Certification
5 376 (62.05%) MPLS
6 345 (56.93%) CCNP
7 282 (46.53%) EIGRP
8 250 (41.25%) VPN
9 247 (40.76%) WAN
10 219 (36.14%) LAN
11 205 (33.83%) Juniper
12 196 (32.34%) CheckPoint
13 170 (28.05%) Cisco ASA
14 166 (27.39%) Wireless
15 157 (25.91%) F5
16 153 (25.25%) CCNA
17 149 (24.59%) Cisco Nexus
18 131 (21.62%) DNS
18 131 (21.62%) Finance
19 128 (21.12%) Data Centre
20 123 (20.30%) TCP/IP
21 121 (19.97%) Network Security
22 117 (19.31%) VoIP
22 117 (19.31%) Multicast
23 112 (18.48%) HSRP
24 106 (17.49%) Linux
25 105 (17.33%) ITIL
26 104 (17.16%) Telecoms
27 99 (16.34%) VLAN
28 93 (15.35%) Load Balancing

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 20 (3.30%) IIS
2 18 (2.97%) OpenStack
3 15 (2.48%) Skype for Business
4 9 (1.49%) Apache
5 7 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.16%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.83%) nginx
7 3 (0.50%) Zimbra
8 2 (0.33%) Confluence
8 2 (0.33%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.48%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.83%) MS Office
4 4 (0.66%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (1.98%) IaaS
2 8 (1.32%) SaaS
3 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.33%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 428 (70.63%) OSPF
2 387 (63.86%) Firewall
3 376 (62.05%) MPLS
4 282 (46.53%) EIGRP
5 250 (41.25%) VPN
6 247 (40.76%) WAN
7 219 (36.14%) LAN
8 170 (28.05%) Cisco ASA
9 166 (27.39%) Wireless
10 149 (24.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 131 (21.62%) DNS
12 123 (20.30%) TCP/IP
13 121 (19.97%) Network Security
14 117 (19.31%) Multicast
14 117 (19.31%) VoIP
15 112 (18.48%) HSRP
16 99 (16.34%) VLAN
17 84 (13.86%) DHCP
18 83 (13.70%) Cisco IOS
19 81 (13.37%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.49%) MySQL
3 4 (0.66%) Big Data
4 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.33%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.49%) JIRA
2 9 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (1.16%) git-flow
4 7 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.50%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 131 (21.62%) Finance
2 104 (17.16%) Telecoms
3 56 (9.24%) Banking
4 18 (2.97%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.98%) Games
6 11 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.32%) Publishing
7 8 (1.32%) Retail
8 6 (0.99%) Billing
8 6 (0.99%) Legal
9 5 (0.83%) Japanese Language
9 5 (0.83%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.66%) Advertising
10 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.50%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.17%) Malay Language
12 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 410 (67.66%) Network Engineer
2 122 (20.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 107 (17.66%) Cisco Engineer
3 107 (17.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 73 (12.05%) Network Support
5 71 (11.72%) Support Engineer
6 66 (10.89%) Network Support Engineer
7 49 (8.09%) Network Security Engineer
7 49 (8.09%) Security Engineer
8 39 (6.44%) Juniper Engineer
9 38 (6.27%) Data Network Engineer
10 37 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
11 36 (5.94%) Consultant
12 35 (5.78%) Data Engineer
13 34 (5.61%) Network Systems Engineer
14 33 (5.45%) IP Engineer
14 33 (5.45%) IP Network Engineer
15 32 (5.28%) Analyst
16 30 (4.95%) Network Analyst
16 30 (4.95%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.09%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.65%) XMPP
3 4 (0.66%) Django
3 4 (0.66%) OpenDaylight
3 4 (0.66%) Web Services
4 3 (0.50%) JSON
4 3 (0.50%) REST
4 3 (0.50%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (0.50%) XML
5 2 (0.33%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (0.33%) HTML
5 2 (0.33%) LAMP
5 2 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (0.33%) PHP-FPM
5 2 (0.33%) WSGI
6 1 (0.17%) CSS
6 1 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.17%) OCX
6 1 (0.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 128 (21.12%) Data Centre
2 50 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.45%) Virtual Team
4 25 (4.13%) Over-the-Top Content
5 22 (3.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 21 (3.47%) IPTV
7 16 (2.64%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.31%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.65%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.32%) Online Games
10 8 (1.32%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.99%) Streaming Video
12 5 (0.83%) IVR
12 5 (0.83%) Physics
12 5 (0.83%) Statistics
13 4 (0.66%) BYOD
13 4 (0.66%) Clustering
13 4 (0.66%) Replication
14 3 (0.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 106 (17.49%) Linux
2 78 (12.87%) Windows
3 49 (8.09%) Windows Server
4 48 (7.92%) Unix
5 13 (2.15%) Debian
6 12 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.82%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.83%) CatOS
11 3 (0.50%) Android
11 3 (0.50%) CentOS
11 3 (0.50%) Solaris
11 3 (0.50%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (17.33%) ITIL
2 93 (15.35%) Load Balancing
3 92 (15.18%) Network Design
4 69 (11.39%) High Availability
5 58 (9.57%) Network Management
6 57 (9.41%) Network Monitoring
7 37 (6.11%) Change Management
7 37 (6.11%) Project Management
8 35 (5.78%) Change Control
8 35 (5.78%) Configuration Management
9 33 (5.45%) Virtual Team Management
10 25 (4.13%) Low Latency
11 24 (3.96%) Presales
12 23 (3.80%) Network Architecture
12 23 (3.80%) SIEM
13 22 (3.63%) Capacity Planning
13 22 (3.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 20 (3.30%) DDoS Mitigation
15 19 (3.14%) Capacity Management
15 19 (3.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 52 (8.58%) Python
2 37 (6.11%) Bash Shell
3 31 (5.12%) Perl
4 11 (1.82%) Tcl
5 10 (1.65%) PHP
6 8 (1.32%) Ruby
7 6 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.50%) Java
9 2 (0.33%) R
9 2 (0.33%) SQL
10 1 (0.17%) C
10 1 (0.17%) Korn
10 1 (0.17%) Lisp
10 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 385 (63.53%) Cisco Certification
2 345 (56.93%) CCNP
3 153 (25.25%) CCNA
4 82 (13.53%) CCIE
5 60 (9.90%) Degree
6 44 (7.26%) CCSE
7 38 (6.27%) CCSP
8 33 (5.45%) CCDP
9 28 (4.62%) CCSA
10 25 (4.13%) CCVP
11 20 (3.30%) JNCIA
12 15 (2.48%) CCIP
12 15 (2.48%) JNCIP
13 14 (2.31%) CCDA
14 12 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (1.32%) JNCIS
16 7 (1.16%) CISSP
16 7 (1.16%) SC Cleared
16 7 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.65%) SLA
3 8 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 51 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.81%) KVM
4 15 (2.48%) NFS
5 11 (1.82%) vSphere
6 8 (1.32%) Docker
6 8 (1.32%) vCloud
7 7 (1.16%) XenApp
8 5 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.83%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.66%) Firmware
9 4 (0.66%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.66%) Snort
9 4 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.50%) Squid
10 3 (0.50%) Varnish
10 3 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.50%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.33%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 30 (4.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 27 (4.46%) Cacti
3 22 (3.63%) Puppet
4 20 (3.30%) Nagios
5 18 (2.97%) Ansible
5 18 (2.97%) Cisco Prime
6 15 (2.48%) FortiGate
6 15 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (2.31%) SolarWinds Orion
8 10 (1.65%) ITRS Geneos
8 10 (1.65%) OpenNMS
9 7 (1.16%) CFEngine
9 7 (1.16%) logstash
9 7 (1.16%) vRealize
9 7 (1.16%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.66%) SCCM
11 4 (0.66%) TrustSec
12 3 (0.50%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 519 (85.64%) Cisco
2 205 (33.83%) Juniper
3 196 (32.34%) CheckPoint
4 157 (25.91%) F5
5 93 (15.35%) Palo Alto
6 78 (12.87%) VMware
7 72 (11.88%) SolarWinds
8 63 (10.40%) Microsoft
9 38 (6.27%) Citrix
10 34 (5.61%) Fortinet
11 33 (5.45%) Riverbed
12 25 (4.13%) HP
13 22 (3.63%) SevOne
14 21 (3.47%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 21 (3.47%) Blue Coat
15 19 (3.14%) Akamai
15 19 (3.14%) Nokia
15 19 (3.14%) Splunk
16 17 (2.81%) Meraki
17 15 (2.48%) Aruba
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Salary: Up to £58K Plus 30% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
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