The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
London / Croydon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 43 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.06% 0.80% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 2.90% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +39.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 43 69 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 22.87% 27.49% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 66 30
Median salary £37,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.10% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £27,350 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing BGP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Croydon

BGP
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for BGP in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for BGP.

1 9 (75.00%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) VPLS
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) WatchGuard
5 5 (41.67%) Network Design
5 5 (41.67%) SonicWALL
5 5 (41.67%) Network Security
5 5 (41.67%) NetScreen
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Nagios
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) NetApp
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) OSPF
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) VPLS
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) NetScreen
4 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (25.00%) FabricPath
6 3 (25.00%) IPsec
6 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) SSL
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNP
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) JNCIP
3 2 (16.67%) JNCIS
4 1 (8.33%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) CCSA
4 1 (8.33%) CCSE
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) BIND 9
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) iptables
2 1 (8.33%) Kamailio
2 1 (8.33%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Juniper
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (41.67%) SonicWALL
3 5 (41.67%) WatchGuard
4 4 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
7 1 (8.33%) Meraki