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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
UK
Rank 850 948 959
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.096% 0.029% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £57,500

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
13610 17281 19454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.14% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11107 14325 15685
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +95 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Herefordshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 12 £45,000 - 1
Hereford - 5 £47,500 - 1
London +53 1 £34,500 -18.82%

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 23 (95.83%) CCNP
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) OSPF
3 22 (91.67%) MPLS
3 22 (91.67%) 802.1X
4 19 (79.17%) Firewall
4 19 (79.17%) F5
4 19 (79.17%) Load Balancing
5 18 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
5 18 (75.00%) Network Security
5 18 (75.00%) PCI DSS
5 18 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (75.00%) DMVPN
5 18 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (75.00%) HSRP
5 18 (75.00%) Cyberoam
5 18 (75.00%) CCNA
5 18 (75.00%) IPv6
5 18 (75.00%) DNS
5 18 (75.00%) DHCP
6 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
6 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
7 11 (45.83%) PSTN
7 11 (45.83%) ADSL
7 11 (45.83%) ISDN
7 11 (45.83%) X.25
8 6 (25.00%) 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
1 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 23 (95.83%) OSPF
3 22 (91.67%) MPLS
4 19 (79.17%) Firewall
5 18 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
5 18 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (75.00%) DHCP
5 18 (75.00%) DMVPN
5 18 (75.00%) DNS
5 18 (75.00%) HSRP
5 18 (75.00%) IPv6
5 18 (75.00%) Network Security
6 11 (45.83%) ADSL
6 11 (45.83%) ISDN
6 11 (45.83%) PSTN
6 11 (45.83%) X.25
7 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.83%) BGP
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%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Security Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Switch Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) 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
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) CentOS
2 3 (12.50%) Solaris
2 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.17%) Data Security
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 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 23 (95.83%) CCNP
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (75.00%) CCNA
3 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) CCDP
5 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (75.00%) 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
2 3 (12.50%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) F5
3 18 (75.00%) Cyberoam
4 3 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (12.50%) Percona
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
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