The table below looks at the statistics for BGP-4 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP-4 over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
UK
Rank 842 - 944
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 17 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% - 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £35,000

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14098 16659 18725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.77% 16.82% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11525 13848 15207
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP-4
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing BGP-4 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP-4 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BGP-4
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 within the UK.

BGP-4 Salary Trend in the UK

BGP-4
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP-4 over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 within the UK.

BGP-4 Salary Histogram in the UK

BGP-4
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP-4 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
England - 17 £45,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 15 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 15 £45,000 -
Hereford - 5 £47,500 -
London - 2 £34,500 - 1

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing BGP-4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BGP-4.

1 24 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (95.83%) OSPF
3 22 (91.67%) MPLS
3 22 (91.67%) WAN
3 22 (91.67%) Cisco
4 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (83.33%) CCNP
4 20 (83.33%) 802.1X
5 19 (79.17%) Firewall
6 17 (70.83%) DNS
6 17 (70.83%) DHCP
6 17 (70.83%) Network Security
6 17 (70.83%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (66.67%) Load Balancing
7 16 (66.67%) F5
8 15 (62.50%) DMVPN
8 15 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (62.50%) HSRP
8 15 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (62.50%) PCI DSS
8 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
8 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
8 15 (62.50%) Cyberoam
8 15 (62.50%) IPv6
8 15 (62.50%) CCNA
9 10 (41.67%) X.25
9 10 (41.67%) PSTN
9 10 (41.67%) ADSL
9 10 (41.67%) ISDN
10 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP

BGP-4
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (95.83%) OSPF
3 22 (91.67%) MPLS
3 22 (91.67%) WAN
4 19 (79.17%) Firewall
5 17 (70.83%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (70.83%) DHCP
5 17 (70.83%) DNS
5 17 (70.83%) Network Security
6 15 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (62.50%) DMVPN
6 15 (62.50%) HSRP
6 15 (62.50%) IPv6
7 10 (41.67%) ADSL
7 10 (41.67%) ISDN
7 10 (41.67%) PSTN
7 10 (41.67%) X.25
8 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
1 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Network Engineer
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 12 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (50.00%) Security Engineer
4 10 (41.67%) Switch Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Check Point Support
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Firewall Support
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper Support
7 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Security Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) 802.1X
2 4 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
1 4 (16.67%) IPTV
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) MPEG
2 3 (12.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) CentOS
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
3 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Jython
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) CCNP
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (62.50%) CCNA
2 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCDP
4 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Nagios
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
1 4 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) F5
3 15 (62.50%) Cyberoam
4 3 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
4 3 (12.50%) Percona
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
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