The table below looks at the statistics for BGP-4 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP-4 over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank - - 898
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £37,500

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
20560 19004 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.58% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16340 15365 17841
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP-4
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BGP-4 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP-4.

1 10 (100.00%) SNMP
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) Network Design
1 10 (100.00%) Network Management
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (90.00%) Network Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) Multicast
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity
2 9 (90.00%) IPsec
2 9 (90.00%) BCP
2 9 (90.00%) EIGRP
2 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) IKE
2 9 (90.00%) Internet
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) IPv4
2 9 (90.00%) IPv6
3 3 (30.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCDP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) 802.11

BGP-4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BGP-4 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP-4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SNMP
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) IPsec
2 9 (90.00%) Multicast
2 9 (90.00%) IKE
2 9 (90.00%) EIGRP
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) IPv4
2 9 (90.00%) IPv6
2 9 (90.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) 802.11
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
1 9 (90.00%) Network Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Network Design
1 10 (100.00%) Network Management
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (90.00%) Network Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) BCP
2 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCIE
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) CCDP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) AirMagnet
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago