The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 82 104
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.72% 1.10% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 11.02% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £58,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £36,800 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,200 £49,000
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 150 118 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.07% 9.95% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 91 56 109
Median salary £50,000 £38,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.75% -2.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,425 £25,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

BGP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for BGP in Edinburgh

BGP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for BGP.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 10 (90.91%) F5
3 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) CCNP
5 6 (54.55%) Network Security
6 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
6 5 (45.45%) Network Design
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 5 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
7 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
8 2 (18.18%) Time Management
8 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Multicast
8 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) CCNA
8 2 (18.18%) CCDA
8 2 (18.18%) CCDP
8 2 (18.18%) MPLS

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (18.18%) IPv4
6 2 (18.18%) MPLS
6 2 (18.18%) Multicast
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (9.09%) DNS
7 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CCDA
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSE
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) F5
3 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
4 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat