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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 132 153 149
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 30 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 0.14% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.35% 1.02% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 29
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £55,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
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
321 392 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.42% 13.27% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 174 265 299
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
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 25 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 25 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 +22 19 £42,250 -6.11%
Glasgow -8 3 £32,500 -27.77% 2
West Lothian - 3 £42,500 -
Falkirk - 2 £45,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 £53,000 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 52 (92.86%) Cisco
2 51 (91.07%) OSPF
3 46 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (69.64%) CCNP
5 36 (64.29%) Firewall
6 35 (62.50%) WAN
7 34 (60.71%) LAN
8 32 (57.14%) TCP/IP
9 31 (55.36%) MPLS
9 31 (55.36%) EIGRP
10 29 (51.79%) CCNA
10 29 (51.79%) Wireless
10 29 (51.79%) Network Design
11 27 (48.21%) Data Centre
12 24 (42.86%) CheckPoint
13 23 (41.07%) Fortinet
14 21 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
14 21 (37.50%) DNS
15 19 (33.93%) CCIE
16 17 (30.36%) DHCP
16 17 (30.36%) Juniper
16 17 (30.36%) Finance
17 16 (28.57%) High Availability
18 15 (26.79%) DMVPN
18 15 (26.79%) VLAN
19 14 (25.00%) VoIP
20 12 (21.43%) SNA
20 12 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
20 12 (21.43%) HSRP
20 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

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 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (91.07%) OSPF
2 36 (64.29%) Firewall
3 35 (62.50%) WAN
4 34 (60.71%) LAN
5 32 (57.14%) TCP/IP
6 31 (55.36%) EIGRP
6 31 (55.36%) MPLS
7 29 (51.79%) Wireless
8 21 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
8 21 (37.50%) DNS
9 17 (30.36%) DHCP
10 15 (26.79%) DMVPN
10 15 (26.79%) VLAN
11 14 (25.00%) VoIP
12 12 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (21.43%) HSRP
12 12 (21.43%) SNA
13 10 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (14.29%) VPN
14 8 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Consultant
2 16 (28.57%) Data Consultant
2 16 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Network Support
5 5 (8.93%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Switch Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Network Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (3.57%) COM
4 1 (1.79%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (48.21%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) CCTV
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) CentOS
4 2 (3.57%) Debian
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Network Design
2 16 (28.57%) High Availability
3 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.93%) ITIL
4 5 (8.93%) Process Management
5 4 (7.14%) Change Control
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.14%) Migration
5 4 (7.14%) Network Management
5 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL V2
7 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.57%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.57%) Software License Management
7 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (69.64%) CCNP
3 29 (51.79%) CCNA
4 19 (33.93%) CCIE
5 4 (7.14%) CCDA
5 4 (7.14%) Degree
5 4 (7.14%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.57%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (3.57%) CCDP
6 2 (3.57%) CCENT
6 2 (3.57%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (3.57%) CCSP
6 2 (3.57%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.57%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.57%) WMI
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (92.86%) Cisco
2 24 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 23 (41.07%) Fortinet
4 17 (30.36%) Juniper
5 7 (12.50%) F5
6 6 (10.71%) Aruba
6 6 (10.71%) Motorola
7 3 (5.36%) Avaya
7 3 (5.36%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) VMware
8 2 (3.57%) CA
8 2 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.57%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.57%) Progress
8 2 (3.57%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) Nortel
9 1 (1.79%) Red Box
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