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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 126 152 159
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 23 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.49% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.28% 4.49% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 12
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
366 356 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.34% 10.95% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 235 235 299
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 27 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
Edinburgh +31 16 £40,000 +14.28%
Glasgow +13 4 £38,750 -16.66% 1
Falkirk - 3 £42,500 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BGP.

1 48 (90.57%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (86.79%) Cisco
2 46 (86.79%) OSPF
3 43 (81.13%) CCNP
4 39 (73.58%) EIGRP
5 36 (67.92%) Firewall
6 35 (66.04%) Wireless
6 35 (66.04%) TCP/IP
7 34 (64.15%) LAN
7 34 (64.15%) WAN
7 34 (64.15%) CCNA
8 33 (62.26%) CheckPoint
9 31 (58.49%) MPLS
10 30 (56.60%) Fortinet
11 29 (54.72%) Network Design
12 27 (50.94%) Finance
13 26 (49.06%) DNS
14 24 (45.28%) Data Centre
15 23 (43.40%) Cisco IOS
16 22 (41.51%) High Availability
16 22 (41.51%) DMVPN
16 22 (41.51%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (41.51%) SNA
16 22 (41.51%) CCIE
16 22 (41.51%) DHCP
17 13 (24.53%) Ethernet
18 11 (20.75%) VoIP
19 10 (18.87%) SLA
20 8 (15.09%) ADSL
20 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery

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 (1.89%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (86.79%) OSPF
2 39 (73.58%) EIGRP
3 36 (67.92%) Firewall
4 35 (66.04%) TCP/IP
4 35 (66.04%) Wireless
5 34 (64.15%) LAN
5 34 (64.15%) WAN
6 31 (58.49%) MPLS
7 26 (49.06%) DNS
8 23 (43.40%) Cisco IOS
9 22 (41.51%) DHCP
9 22 (41.51%) DMVPN
9 22 (41.51%) SNA
10 13 (24.53%) Ethernet
11 11 (20.75%) VoIP
12 8 (15.09%) ADSL
13 7 (13.21%) WLAN
14 6 (11.32%) 802.11
14 6 (11.32%) Network Security
14 6 (11.32%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Local Government
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Consultant
1 22 (41.51%) Data Consultant
1 22 (41.51%) Network Consultant
2 11 (20.75%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) Network Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) Senior Network Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Network Manager
6 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) IT Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Design Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Designer
7 1 (1.89%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (45.28%) Data Centre
2 22 (41.51%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) CCTV
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Unix
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Network Design
2 22 (41.51%) High Availability
3 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.43%) ITIL
5 5 (9.43%) Process Management
6 3 (5.66%) Coaching
6 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL V2
7 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (90.57%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (81.13%) CCNP
3 34 (64.15%) CCNA
4 22 (41.51%) CCIE
5 2 (3.77%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (3.77%) CCDA
5 2 (3.77%) CCDP
5 2 (3.77%) CCENT
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Firmware
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.77%) WMI
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (86.79%) Cisco
2 33 (62.26%) CheckPoint
3 30 (56.60%) Fortinet
4 6 (11.32%) Aruba
4 6 (11.32%) Juniper
4 6 (11.32%) Motorola
4 6 (11.32%) VMware
5 3 (5.66%) F5
6 2 (3.77%) Avaya
6 2 (3.77%) Progress
7 1 (1.89%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
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