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 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 127 156 167
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 19 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.64% 3.54% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 7
Median salary £40,000 £32,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% -19.37%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
337 395 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.33% 12.05% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 221 245 298
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 September 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 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
Edinburgh +25 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Glasgow +12 3 £35,000 -24.73%
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for BGP.

1 43 (95.56%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (91.11%) CCNP
3 39 (86.67%) OSPF
4 38 (84.44%) EIGRP
5 37 (82.22%) Cisco
6 33 (73.33%) TCP/IP
7 32 (71.11%) Firewall
8 31 (68.89%) WAN
8 31 (68.89%) CCNA
9 30 (66.67%) Wireless
10 28 (62.22%) CheckPoint
10 28 (62.22%) LAN
11 27 (60.00%) MPLS
11 27 (60.00%) Finance
12 26 (57.78%) DNS
13 25 (55.56%) Fortinet
14 24 (53.33%) Data Centre
14 24 (53.33%) Network Design
15 23 (51.11%) Cisco IOS
16 22 (48.89%) High Availability
16 22 (48.89%) DMVPN
16 22 (48.89%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (48.89%) CCIE
16 22 (48.89%) DHCP
16 22 (48.89%) SNA
17 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
18 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
18 8 (17.78%) SLA
19 7 (15.56%) VoIP
19 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing

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 (2.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (86.67%) OSPF
2 38 (84.44%) EIGRP
3 33 (73.33%) TCP/IP
4 32 (71.11%) Firewall
5 31 (68.89%) WAN
6 30 (66.67%) Wireless
7 28 (62.22%) LAN
8 27 (60.00%) MPLS
9 26 (57.78%) DNS
10 23 (51.11%) Cisco IOS
11 22 (48.89%) DHCP
11 22 (48.89%) DMVPN
11 22 (48.89%) SNA
12 10 (22.22%) Ethernet
13 7 (15.56%) VoIP
14 5 (11.11%) Network Security
15 4 (8.89%) ADSL
15 4 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (8.89%) Internet
15 4 (8.89%) SHDSL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Local Government
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Consultant
1 22 (48.89%) Data Consultant
1 22 (48.89%) Network Consultant
2 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Network Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Network Administrator
4 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Architect
5 1 (2.22%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) IT Architect
5 1 (2.22%) Network Architect
5 1 (2.22%) Network Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 22 (48.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) CCTV
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Unix
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Network Design
2 22 (48.89%) High Availability
3 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Coaching
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) Process Management
6 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL V2
8 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.22%) Project Management
8 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (95.56%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (91.11%) CCNP
3 31 (68.89%) CCNA
4 22 (48.89%) CCIE
5 2 (4.44%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CCDA
6 1 (2.22%) CCDP
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Firmware
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (82.22%) Cisco
2 28 (62.22%) CheckPoint
3 25 (55.56%) Fortinet
4 6 (13.33%) VMware
5 3 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (2.22%) Aruba
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya
6 1 (2.22%) Dell
6 1 (2.22%) Juniper
6 1 (2.22%) Motorola
6 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
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