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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 134 148 151
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing BGP 23 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 0.22% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.91% 1.75% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 28
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
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
333 401 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.62% 12.78% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 178 262 336
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £29,790
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +11 18 £42,250 -6.11%
Glasgow -11 2 £32,500 -27.77%
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Dundee - 1 £53,000 - 1
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 48 (96.00%) Cisco
2 45 (90.00%) OSPF
3 40 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (68.00%) CCNP
5 33 (66.00%) Firewall
6 31 (62.00%) LAN
7 30 (60.00%) WAN
7 30 (60.00%) MPLS
8 29 (58.00%) TCP/IP
9 26 (52.00%) Wireless
9 26 (52.00%) Network Design
10 25 (50.00%) EIGRP
11 24 (48.00%) CCNA
11 24 (48.00%) Data Centre
12 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
13 21 (42.00%) Fortinet
14 19 (38.00%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (38.00%) CCIE
15 17 (34.00%) DNS
15 17 (34.00%) Juniper
16 15 (30.00%) DHCP
16 15 (30.00%) VLAN
16 15 (30.00%) Finance
17 14 (28.00%) VoIP
17 14 (28.00%) High Availability
18 13 (26.00%) DMVPN
19 12 (24.00%) HSRP
20 11 (22.00%) Cisco Nexus
20 11 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
21 10 (20.00%) VPN

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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (90.00%) OSPF
2 33 (66.00%) Firewall
3 31 (62.00%) LAN
4 30 (60.00%) MPLS
4 30 (60.00%) WAN
5 29 (58.00%) TCP/IP
6 26 (52.00%) Wireless
7 25 (50.00%) EIGRP
8 19 (38.00%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (34.00%) DNS
10 15 (30.00%) DHCP
10 15 (30.00%) VLAN
11 14 (28.00%) VoIP
12 13 (26.00%) DMVPN
13 12 (24.00%) HSRP
14 11 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (22.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (20.00%) SNA
15 10 (20.00%) VPN
16 7 (14.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Consultant
2 14 (28.00%) Data Consultant
2 14 (28.00%) Network Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Network Architect
4 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Network Support
4 5 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Switch Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) 802.1X
2 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) COM
4 1 (2.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.00%) CCTV
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) CentOS
4 2 (4.00%) Debian
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Network Design
2 14 (28.00%) High Availability
3 9 (18.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (12.00%) Network Management
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) Change Control
6 4 (8.00%) Migration
6 4 (8.00%) Process Management
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.00%) Change Management
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL V2
8 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (68.00%) CCNP
3 24 (48.00%) CCNA
4 19 (38.00%) CCIE
5 4 (8.00%) CCDA
5 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (4.00%) CCDP
6 2 (4.00%) CCENT
6 2 (4.00%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (4.00%) CCSP
6 2 (4.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.00%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (4.00%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (42.00%) Fortinet
4 17 (34.00%) Juniper
5 6 (12.00%) Aruba
5 6 (12.00%) F5
5 6 (12.00%) Motorola
6 3 (6.00%) Avaya
6 3 (6.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) CA
7 2 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.00%) Progress
7 2 (4.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.00%) Nortel
8 1 (2.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.00%) Red Box
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £46000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago