The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 135 157 169
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs citing BGP 25 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 2.72% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 11
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
305 404 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.69% 12.84% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 178 267 296
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BGP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Scotland region.

BGP Salary Trend in Scotland

BGP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Scotland

BGP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Edinburgh +16 12 £46,000 +2.22%
Falkirk - 5 £42,500 - 1
Glasgow -3 4 £37,500 - 2
North Lanarkshire - 2 £27,500 -
West Lothian 0 1 £70,000 -
Dundee - 1 £53,000 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BGP.

1 53 (92.98%) Cisco
1 53 (92.98%) OSPF
2 48 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (71.93%) CCNP
4 38 (66.67%) WAN
5 35 (61.40%) LAN
5 35 (61.40%) EIGRP
6 34 (59.65%) Wireless
7 33 (57.89%) MPLS
8 32 (56.14%) Firewall
9 31 (54.39%) TCP/IP
10 30 (52.63%) CCNA
11 29 (50.88%) Network Design
12 26 (45.61%) Data Centre
13 25 (43.86%) Fortinet
13 25 (43.86%) CheckPoint
14 22 (38.60%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (36.84%) DNS
16 20 (35.09%) CCIE
17 19 (33.33%) Finance
18 18 (31.58%) DHCP
18 18 (31.58%) DMVPN
18 18 (31.58%) High Availability
19 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (28.07%) SNA
20 13 (22.81%) Juniper
21 10 (17.54%) VoIP
22 9 (15.79%) ADSL
22 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
22 9 (15.79%) VLAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (92.98%) OSPF
2 38 (66.67%) WAN
3 35 (61.40%) EIGRP
3 35 (61.40%) LAN
4 34 (59.65%) Wireless
5 33 (57.89%) MPLS
6 32 (56.14%) Firewall
7 31 (54.39%) TCP/IP
8 22 (38.60%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (36.84%) DNS
10 18 (31.58%) DHCP
10 18 (31.58%) DMVPN
11 16 (28.07%) SNA
12 10 (17.54%) VoIP
13 9 (15.79%) ADSL
13 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
13 9 (15.79%) HSRP
13 9 (15.79%) VLAN
14 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (14.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Consultant
2 18 (31.58%) Data Consultant
2 18 (31.58%) Network Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Administrator
3 6 (10.53%) Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Network Administrator
3 6 (10.53%) Network Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Senior Network Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Network Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Broadband Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) IT Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.51%) CSS
3 1 (1.75%) COM
3 1 (1.75%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (45.61%) Data Centre
2 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) CCTV
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) CentOS
3 1 (1.75%) Debian
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Network Design
2 18 (31.58%) High Availability
3 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.28%) Process Management
5 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.02%) ITIL
7 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Change Control
8 2 (3.51%) Coaching
8 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.51%) ITIL V2
8 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (71.93%) CCNP
3 30 (52.63%) CCNA
4 20 (35.09%) CCIE
5 3 (5.26%) CCDA
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
5 3 (5.26%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.51%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (3.51%) CCDP
6 2 (3.51%) CCENT
6 2 (3.51%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.75%) CCSP
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.51%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.51%) WMI
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (92.98%) Cisco
2 25 (43.86%) CheckPoint
2 25 (43.86%) Fortinet
3 13 (22.81%) Juniper
4 6 (10.53%) Aruba
4 6 (10.53%) Motorola
5 4 (7.02%) F5
6 3 (5.26%) Avaya
7 2 (3.51%) Progress
7 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.51%) VMware
8 1 (1.75%) CA
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.75%) Nortel
8 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.75%) Red Box
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Falkirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 17 days ago