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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 305 303 327
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing BGP 372 437 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 1.00% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.28% 6.31% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 328 370 352
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £37,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
5923 6925 7832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.47% 15.88% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5060 5924 6459
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -3 59 £52,500 -8.69% 5
Hounslow +15 12 £45,000 -
Croydon +5 9 £48,000 +16.36%
Uxbridge - 9 £52,500 - 1
Chiswick - 2 £50,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £53,500 -
Westminster - 1 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £53,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 530 (80.42%) Cisco
2 463 (70.26%) OSPF
3 423 (64.19%) MPLS
4 406 (61.61%) Cisco Certification
5 391 (59.33%) Firewall
6 342 (51.90%) CCNP
7 276 (41.88%) VPN
8 272 (41.27%) WAN
9 271 (41.12%) EIGRP
10 244 (37.03%) LAN
11 225 (34.14%) Juniper
12 187 (28.38%) CheckPoint
13 168 (25.49%) CCNA
14 166 (25.19%) Wireless
15 162 (24.58%) TCP/IP
16 160 (24.28%) Linux
16 160 (24.28%) Data Centre
17 156 (23.67%) F5
18 150 (22.76%) Cisco ASA
19 148 (22.46%) DNS
20 142 (21.55%) Cisco Nexus
21 141 (21.40%) Network Security
22 132 (20.03%) Telecoms
23 125 (18.97%) ITIL
24 123 (18.66%) Multicast
25 121 (18.36%) Network Design
26 115 (17.45%) HSRP
27 110 (16.69%) Finance
28 108 (16.39%) VLAN
29 106 (16.08%) Palo Alto

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 21 (3.19%) OpenStack
2 18 (2.73%) IIS
3 11 (1.67%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.06%) Apache
5 6 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.46%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.30%) Zimbra
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.34%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.37%) MS Office
4 5 (0.76%) MS Project
5 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.97%) IaaS
3 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.21%) Office 365
3 8 (1.21%) SaaS
4 3 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.30%) Route 53
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 463 (70.26%) OSPF
2 423 (64.19%) MPLS
3 391 (59.33%) Firewall
4 276 (41.88%) VPN
5 272 (41.27%) WAN
6 271 (41.12%) EIGRP
7 244 (37.03%) LAN
8 166 (25.19%) Wireless
9 162 (24.58%) TCP/IP
10 150 (22.76%) Cisco ASA
11 148 (22.46%) DNS
12 142 (21.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 141 (21.40%) Network Security
14 123 (18.66%) Multicast
15 115 (17.45%) HSRP
16 108 (16.39%) VLAN
17 100 (15.17%) DHCP
18 96 (14.57%) IPsec
19 95 (14.42%) VoIP
20 80 (12.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.67%) MySQL
1 11 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.30%) Big Data
3 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.28%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.76%) Subversion
5 3 (0.46%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.30%) git-flow
6 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 132 (20.03%) Telecoms
2 110 (16.69%) Finance
3 56 (8.50%) Banking
4 22 (3.34%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.12%) Games
6 11 (1.67%) Publishing
6 11 (1.67%) Retail
7 9 (1.37%) Legal
7 9 (1.37%) Online Betting
8 6 (0.91%) Billing
9 4 (0.61%) Japanese Language
9 4 (0.61%) Law
10 3 (0.46%) Advertising
10 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.46%) Marketing
11 2 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 415 (62.97%) Network Engineer
2 126 (19.12%) Cisco Engineer
3 124 (18.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 118 (17.91%) Senior Network Engineer
5 63 (9.56%) Network Support
6 61 (9.26%) Support Engineer
7 56 (8.50%) Network Support Engineer
8 43 (6.53%) IP Engineer
9 42 (6.37%) Juniper Engineer
10 37 (5.61%) IP Network Engineer
11 34 (5.16%) Analyst
11 34 (5.16%) Security Engineer
12 33 (5.01%) Network Security Engineer
13 32 (4.86%) Consultant
13 32 (4.86%) Network Analyst
14 31 (4.70%) Team Leader
15 30 (4.55%) Network Consultant
16 29 (4.40%) Network Team Leader
17 26 (3.95%) Administrator
17 26 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.65%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.06%) XMPP
3 4 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (0.61%) OpenDaylight
4 3 (0.46%) FreeSWITCH
4 3 (0.46%) JSON
4 3 (0.46%) LAMP
4 3 (0.46%) REST
4 3 (0.46%) Web Services
4 3 (0.46%) XML
5 2 (0.30%) Django
5 2 (0.30%) HTML
5 2 (0.30%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.30%) RFC 2544
5 2 (0.30%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.15%) CSS
6 1 (0.15%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 160 (24.28%) Data Centre
2 58 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 28 (4.25%) Virtual Team
5 19 (2.88%) Clustering
6 18 (2.73%) IPTV
7 17 (2.58%) Over-the-Top Content
8 16 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.43%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.97%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.06%) BYOD
12 6 (0.91%) Statistics
12 6 (0.91%) Streaming Video
13 5 (0.76%) CMDB
13 5 (0.76%) IVR
13 5 (0.76%) Physics
13 5 (0.76%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.61%) Eurex
15 3 (0.46%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 160 (24.28%) Linux
2 83 (12.59%) Windows
3 65 (9.86%) Unix
4 43 (6.53%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.58%) Ubuntu
6 13 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.37%) Debian
8 7 (1.06%) CentOS
8 7 (1.06%) Solaris
9 5 (0.76%) CatOS
10 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.46%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.30%) AIX
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (18.97%) ITIL
2 121 (18.36%) Network Design
3 79 (11.99%) Load Balancing
4 62 (9.41%) Network Management
5 53 (8.04%) Network Monitoring
6 52 (7.89%) Change Management
7 51 (7.74%) High Availability
8 41 (6.22%) Network Architecture
9 39 (5.92%) Configuration Management
10 35 (5.31%) Project Management
11 34 (5.16%) Change Control
12 29 (4.40%) Business Continuity
12 29 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
13 28 (4.25%) Kalman Filter
13 28 (4.25%) Virtual Team Management
14 26 (3.95%) DDoS Mitigation
15 24 (3.64%) Presales
15 24 (3.64%) SIEM
15 24 (3.64%) Web Filtering
16 22 (3.34%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 75 (11.38%) Python
2 42 (6.37%) Bash Shell
3 37 (5.61%) Perl
4 12 (1.82%) Tcl
5 9 (1.37%) Lisp
5 9 (1.37%) Ruby
5 9 (1.37%) Shell Script
6 7 (1.06%) PHP
7 6 (0.91%) C
8 4 (0.61%) SQL
9 3 (0.46%) Java
10 2 (0.30%) R
11 1 (0.15%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.15%) Korn
11 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 406 (61.61%) Cisco Certification
2 342 (51.90%) CCNP
3 168 (25.49%) CCNA
4 82 (12.44%) CCIE
5 65 (9.86%) Degree
6 44 (6.68%) CCSE
7 34 (5.16%) CCSP
8 32 (4.86%) CCDP
9 27 (4.10%) CCSA
10 26 (3.95%) JNCIS
11 25 (3.79%) JNCIA
12 17 (2.58%) CCIP
13 16 (2.43%) JNCIP
14 14 (2.12%) CCVP
14 14 (2.12%) CISSP
14 14 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (1.82%) SC Cleared
15 12 (1.82%) Security Cleared
16 11 (1.67%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.88%) SLA
2 14 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.06%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.91%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.15%) QA
System Software
1 57 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (5.61%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.88%) KVM
4 16 (2.43%) vSphere
5 15 (2.28%) NFS
6 10 (1.52%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.37%) vCloud
8 8 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.06%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.91%) Firmware
10 6 (0.91%) iptables
11 5 (0.76%) Snort
12 4 (0.61%) Docker
13 3 (0.46%) GlusterFS
13 3 (0.46%) OpenSIPS
13 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.30%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.30%) Squid
14 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 38 (5.77%) Ansible
2 30 (4.55%) Puppet
3 29 (4.40%) Nagios
4 19 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (2.58%) Cisco CUCM
5 17 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
6 16 (2.43%) Cacti
7 13 (1.97%) FortiGate
8 10 (1.52%) vRealize
9 9 (1.37%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
10 7 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
11 6 (0.91%) Endace
11 6 (0.91%) OpenNMS
11 6 (0.91%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.76%) Nessus
13 4 (0.61%) SCCM
13 4 (0.61%) TrustSec
14 3 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
14 3 (0.46%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 530 (80.42%) Cisco
2 225 (34.14%) Juniper
3 187 (28.38%) CheckPoint
4 156 (23.67%) F5
5 106 (16.08%) Palo Alto
6 92 (13.96%) VMware
7 59 (8.95%) Microsoft
8 52 (7.89%) SolarWinds
9 48 (7.28%) Riverbed
10 39 (5.92%) Nokia
11 34 (5.16%) Fortinet
12 27 (4.10%) Citrix
12 27 (4.10%) Red Hat
13 26 (3.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 26 (3.95%) Huawei
14 21 (3.19%) HP
15 17 (2.58%) Forcepoint
15 17 (2.58%) Splunk
16 15 (2.28%) Meraki
16 15 (2.28%) SevOne
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 5% shift allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 50,000-55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary including strong benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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