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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 304 305 359
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +54
Permanent jobs citing BGP 361 446 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.92% 1.01% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.96% 6.35% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 316 381 312
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
6055 7029 7909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.44% 15.89% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5184 6010 6538
Median salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +15 66 £52,500 -7.89% 6
Hounslow +19 12 £45,000 -14.28%
Croydon +1 7 £48,500 -3.00%
Uxbridge - 7 £50,000 - 2
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Sidcup - 1 £53,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £53,500 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 525 (82.81%) Cisco
2 444 (70.03%) OSPF
3 399 (62.93%) MPLS
4 392 (61.83%) Cisco Certification
5 384 (60.57%) Firewall
6 334 (52.68%) CCNP
7 277 (43.69%) EIGRP
8 261 (41.17%) VPN
9 260 (41.01%) WAN
10 232 (36.59%) LAN
11 197 (31.07%) Juniper
12 193 (30.44%) CheckPoint
13 170 (26.81%) Wireless
14 169 (26.66%) CCNA
15 163 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
16 151 (23.82%) F5
17 149 (23.50%) Data Centre
18 144 (22.71%) Cisco Nexus
19 139 (21.92%) Linux
20 137 (21.61%) DNS
21 133 (20.98%) TCP/IP
22 125 (19.72%) Network Security
23 119 (18.77%) ITIL
24 117 (18.45%) HSRP
25 114 (17.98%) Finance
26 113 (17.82%) Multicast
27 109 (17.19%) VoIP
27 109 (17.19%) VLAN
28 107 (16.88%) Telecoms
29 98 (15.46%) Network Design

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 22 (3.47%) IIS
2 21 (3.31%) OpenStack
3 16 (2.52%) Skype for Business
4 8 (1.26%) Apache
5 6 (0.95%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.63%) nginx
8 2 (0.32%) Zimbra
9 1 (0.16%) Confluence
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.16%) uWSGI
Applications
1 26 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.15%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.10%) MS Office
4 5 (0.79%) MS Project
5 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.37%) IaaS
3 9 (1.42%) SaaS
4 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.79%) Office 365
6 3 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.32%) Route 53
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 444 (70.03%) OSPF
2 399 (62.93%) MPLS
3 384 (60.57%) Firewall
4 277 (43.69%) EIGRP
5 261 (41.17%) VPN
6 260 (41.01%) WAN
7 232 (36.59%) LAN
8 170 (26.81%) Wireless
9 163 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
10 144 (22.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 137 (21.61%) DNS
12 133 (20.98%) TCP/IP
13 125 (19.72%) Network Security
14 117 (18.45%) HSRP
15 113 (17.82%) Multicast
16 109 (17.19%) VLAN
16 109 (17.19%) VoIP
17 91 (14.35%) DHCP
18 88 (13.88%) IPsec
19 81 (12.78%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.42%) MySQL
3 3 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (0.47%) Big Data
4 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.16%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (1.58%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.79%) JIRA
5 4 (0.63%) git-flow
5 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.47%) Metasploit
6 3 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 114 (17.98%) Finance
2 107 (16.88%) Telecoms
3 49 (7.73%) Banking
4 18 (2.84%) Investment Banking
5 11 (1.74%) Games
5 11 (1.74%) Publishing
6 9 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.42%) Retail
7 8 (1.26%) Legal
8 6 (0.95%) Billing
9 5 (0.79%) Japanese Language
9 5 (0.79%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.63%) Advertising
11 3 (0.47%) Law
11 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.47%) Marketing
12 1 (0.16%) Malay Language
12 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.16%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 409 (64.51%) Network Engineer
2 119 (18.77%) Cisco Engineer
2 119 (18.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 113 (17.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 64 (10.09%) Network Support
5 63 (9.94%) Support Engineer
6 58 (9.15%) Network Support Engineer
7 42 (6.62%) IP Engineer
8 40 (6.31%) Security Engineer
9 39 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
10 38 (5.99%) IP Network Engineer
11 36 (5.68%) Analyst
11 36 (5.68%) Consultant
12 35 (5.52%) Juniper Engineer
13 33 (5.21%) Network Analyst
14 31 (4.89%) Network Consultant
15 30 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 30 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
16 28 (4.42%) Data Engineer
16 28 (4.42%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (7.89%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.58%) XMPP
3 4 (0.63%) OpenDaylight
3 4 (0.63%) Web Services
4 3 (0.47%) Django
4 3 (0.47%) JSON
4 3 (0.47%) REST
4 3 (0.47%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (0.47%) XML
5 2 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.32%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (0.32%) HTML
5 2 (0.32%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.16%) CSS
6 1 (0.16%) LAMP
6 1 (0.16%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.16%) OCX
6 1 (0.16%) PHP-FPM
6 1 (0.16%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 149 (23.50%) Data Centre
2 56 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.73%) Virtual Team
4 26 (4.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 25 (3.94%) Over-the-Top Content
6 20 (3.15%) IPTV
7 16 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.37%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.05%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (1.74%) Clustering
12 7 (1.10%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.95%) Statistics
13 6 (0.95%) Streaming Video
14 5 (0.79%) BYOD
14 5 (0.79%) IVR
14 5 (0.79%) Physics
15 4 (0.63%) Fintech
15 4 (0.63%) Online Games
16 3 (0.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 139 (21.92%) Linux
2 88 (13.88%) Windows
3 61 (9.62%) Unix
4 52 (8.20%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.37%) Ubuntu
6 12 (1.89%) Debian
7 11 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.79%) CatOS
10 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.63%) CentOS
11 4 (0.63%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.47%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.47%) Solaris
12 3 (0.47%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.47%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.32%) AIX
13 2 (0.32%) Android
13 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (18.77%) ITIL
2 98 (15.46%) Network Design
3 82 (12.93%) Load Balancing
4 61 (9.62%) High Availability
5 55 (8.68%) Network Management
6 50 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 41 (6.47%) Change Management
7 41 (6.47%) Configuration Management
8 36 (5.68%) Change Control
9 33 (5.21%) Project Management
10 30 (4.73%) Network Architecture
10 30 (4.73%) Virtual Team Management
11 26 (4.10%) Presales
11 26 (4.10%) SIEM
12 24 (3.79%) DDoS Mitigation
13 23 (3.63%) WAN Optimisation
14 22 (3.47%) Kalman Filter
15 21 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
16 20 (3.15%) Capacity Management
16 20 (3.15%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 68 (10.73%) Python
2 41 (6.47%) Bash Shell
3 36 (5.68%) Perl
4 11 (1.74%) Tcl
5 10 (1.58%) PHP
6 8 (1.26%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.10%) Lisp
7 7 (1.10%) Ruby
8 5 (0.79%) SQL
9 4 (0.63%) C
10 3 (0.47%) Java
11 2 (0.32%) R
12 1 (0.16%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.16%) Korn
12 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 392 (61.83%) Cisco Certification
2 334 (52.68%) CCNP
3 169 (26.66%) CCNA
4 81 (12.78%) CCIE
5 59 (9.31%) Degree
6 42 (6.62%) CCSE
7 35 (5.52%) CCSP
8 34 (5.36%) CCDP
9 27 (4.26%) CCSA
10 22 (3.47%) CCVP
11 19 (3.00%) CCIP
12 17 (2.68%) JNCIA
13 14 (2.21%) CCDA
13 14 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (1.89%) CISSP
14 12 (1.89%) JNCIS
15 10 (1.58%) JNCIP
15 10 (1.58%) SC Cleared
15 10 (1.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.68%) SLA
2 13 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.63%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 57 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (5.68%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.68%) KVM
3 17 (2.68%) vSphere
4 14 (2.21%) NFS
5 8 (1.26%) vCloud
6 7 (1.10%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.95%) Docker
8 5 (0.79%) Firmware
8 5 (0.79%) Snort
9 4 (0.63%) iptables
9 4 (0.63%) XenApp
10 3 (0.47%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.47%) Varnish
10 3 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.32%) Squid
Systems Management
1 33 (5.21%) Ansible
2 28 (4.42%) Puppet
3 27 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 23 (3.63%) Nagios
5 19 (3.00%) Cacti
5 19 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (2.68%) Cisco Prime
7 13 (2.05%) FortiGate
8 11 (1.74%) vRealize
9 10 (1.58%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
11 6 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (0.79%) Nessus
12 5 (0.79%) OpenNMS
12 5 (0.79%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.63%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.63%) logstash
13 4 (0.63%) TrustSec
14 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
14 3 (0.47%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 525 (82.81%) Cisco
2 197 (31.07%) Juniper
3 193 (30.44%) CheckPoint
4 151 (23.82%) F5
5 91 (14.35%) VMware
6 88 (13.88%) Palo Alto
7 67 (10.57%) Microsoft
8 59 (9.31%) SolarWinds
9 47 (7.41%) Riverbed
10 35 (5.52%) Citrix
10 35 (5.52%) Fortinet
10 35 (5.52%) Nokia
11 25 (3.94%) HP
12 22 (3.47%) Huawei
13 21 (3.31%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 21 (3.31%) SevOne
14 20 (3.15%) Red Hat
15 19 (3.00%) Akamai
16 18 (2.84%) Blue Coat
17 17 (2.68%) Meraki
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus full benefits package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits, dependant on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Uxbridge
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits, Dependant on Experience
Posted: 15 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum +5% Shift Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 22 days ago
South West London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago