The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 370 300
Rank change year-on-year +49 -70  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 757 806 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.94% 0.82% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.86% 4.71% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 653 669 864
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.21% -2.56%  

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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12915 17124 18587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.10% 17.49% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10570 14299 14934
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 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

BGP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for BGP in England

BGP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in England

BGP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London +115 350 £55,000 - 28
South East +21 228 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Yorkshire +23 55 £42,500 -10.52% 7
East of England -15 43 £52,500 -1.86% 2
North West +9 40 £41,000 -1.05% 6
West Midlands -12 28 £38,750 -22.50% 2
South West -5 12 £43,000 +7.50% 1
East Midlands -11 2 £65,000 +36.84%
BGP
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 England region with a requirement for BGP.

1 1312 (81.29%) OSPF
2 1272 (78.81%) Cisco
3 1072 (66.42%) Cisco Certification
4 963 (59.67%) MPLS
5 957 (59.29%) Firewall
6 892 (55.27%) CCNP
7 738 (45.72%) Juniper
8 682 (42.26%) WAN
9 570 (35.32%) LAN
10 565 (35.01%) VPN
11 491 (30.42%) Data Centre
12 414 (25.65%) Cisco ASA
13 409 (25.34%) Network Security
14 393 (24.35%) DNS
15 388 (24.04%) EIGRP
16 373 (23.11%) CCNA
17 363 (22.49%) Wireless
18 357 (22.12%) F5
19 334 (20.69%) TCP/IP
20 323 (20.01%) Linux
21 315 (19.52%) Palo Alto
22 306 (18.96%) CheckPoint
23 305 (18.90%) Network Design
24 281 (17.41%) Cisco Nexus
25 275 (17.04%) VLAN
26 274 (16.98%) Telecoms
27 273 (16.91%) CCIE
28 229 (14.19%) IPsec
29 228 (14.13%) Cisco IOS
30 227 (14.06%) Finance

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (1.49%) Skype for Business
2 21 (1.30%) IIS
3 20 (1.24%) Apache
4 15 (0.93%) OpenStack
4 15 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 15 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 13 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 9 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.25%) nginx
9 2 (0.12%) lighttpd
9 2 (0.12%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.062%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.062%) SAS
Applications
1 65 (4.03%) MS Visio
2 60 (3.72%) MS Excel
3 42 (2.60%) MS Office
4 15 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
6 5 (0.31%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.062%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.87%) IaaS
4 12 (0.74%) Office 365
5 11 (0.68%) PaaS
6 9 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.50%) SaaS
8 7 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.19%) Akamai
9 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.12%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.062%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.062%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1312 (81.29%) OSPF
2 963 (59.67%) MPLS
3 957 (59.29%) Firewall
4 682 (42.26%) WAN
5 570 (35.32%) LAN
6 565 (35.01%) VPN
7 414 (25.65%) Cisco ASA
8 409 (25.34%) Network Security
9 393 (24.35%) DNS
10 388 (24.04%) EIGRP
11 363 (22.49%) Wireless
12 334 (20.69%) TCP/IP
13 281 (17.41%) Cisco Nexus
14 275 (17.04%) VLAN
15 229 (14.19%) IPsec
16 228 (14.13%) Cisco IOS
17 211 (13.07%) VoIP
18 193 (11.96%) HSRP
19 190 (11.77%) DHCP
20 184 (11.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (0.81%) MySQL
2 10 (0.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.19%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.062%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.062%) Big Data
8 1 (0.062%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.062%) GIS
8 1 (0.062%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.062%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (0.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.31%) Subversion
5 2 (0.12%) Firebug
6 1 (0.062%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.062%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.062%) Metasploit
General
1 274 (16.98%) Telecoms
2 227 (14.06%) Finance
3 49 (3.04%) Financial Institution
4 44 (2.73%) Banking
5 29 (1.80%) Marketing
6 22 (1.36%) Retail
7 15 (0.93%) Investment Banking
8 10 (0.62%) Online Betting
9 9 (0.56%) French Language
10 8 (0.50%) Italian Language
11 6 (0.37%) Advertising
11 6 (0.37%) Electronics
11 6 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.31%) Back Office
12 5 (0.31%) Front Office
13 4 (0.25%) Billing
13 4 (0.25%) Legal
14 3 (0.19%) Games
15 1 (0.062%) Law
15 1 (0.062%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 1002 (62.08%) Network Engineer
2 278 (17.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 269 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 251 (15.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 179 (11.09%) Juniper Engineer
6 143 (8.86%) Consultant
7 114 (7.06%) Security Engineer
8 108 (6.69%) Network Consultant
9 103 (6.38%) Support Engineer
10 102 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
11 88 (5.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 86 (5.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 78 (4.83%) Architect
13 78 (4.83%) Network Support
14 60 (3.72%) Network Architect
15 57 (3.53%) Analyst
16 56 (3.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 51 (3.16%) Network Analyst
18 44 (2.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
19 43 (2.66%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (3.04%) 802.1X
2 19 (1.18%) CSS
3 13 (0.81%) HTML
4 10 (0.62%) Web Services
5 8 (0.50%) REST
6 6 (0.37%) SAX
7 3 (0.19%) JSON
8 2 (0.12%) Ajax
8 2 (0.12%) CSS3
8 2 (0.12%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.12%) HTML5
8 2 (0.12%) JSP
8 2 (0.12%) SAML
8 2 (0.12%) WAP
9 1 (0.062%) .NET
9 1 (0.062%) COM
9 1 (0.062%) Kafka
9 1 (0.062%) LAMP
9 1 (0.062%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 491 (30.42%) Data Centre
2 110 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 39 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 39 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 34 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
6 33 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 25 (1.55%) BYOD
8 23 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
9 22 (1.36%) Hedge funds
10 19 (1.18%) Clustering
11 13 (0.81%) Virtual Team
12 12 (0.74%) Fat Client
12 12 (0.74%) PKI
12 12 (0.74%) Thin Client
12 12 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.50%) IVR
14 7 (0.43%) Eurex
15 6 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
16 5 (0.31%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 323 (20.01%) Linux
2 168 (10.41%) Windows
3 142 (8.80%) Unix
4 62 (3.84%) Windows Server
5 29 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (1.05%) Ubuntu
9 16 (0.99%) Debian
10 14 (0.87%) Solaris
11 11 (0.68%) CentOS
12 7 (0.43%) VyOS
13 6 (0.37%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.31%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.25%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.12%) CatOS
16 2 (0.12%) VMS
17 1 (0.062%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (18.90%) Network Design
2 182 (11.28%) Load Balancing
3 177 (10.97%) ITIL
4 166 (10.29%) Presales
5 137 (8.49%) Network Management
6 136 (8.43%) High Availability
7 111 (6.88%) Network Monitoring
8 87 (5.39%) Network Architecture
9 83 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 79 (4.89%) Change Management
11 78 (4.83%) Mentoring
12 65 (4.03%) Change Control
13 58 (3.59%) Migration
14 57 (3.53%) Business Continuity
15 46 (2.85%) Capacity Planning
15 46 (2.85%) Low Latency
16 39 (2.42%) Service Management
17 38 (2.35%) Project Management
18 33 (2.04%) Information Security
19 31 (1.92%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 91 (5.64%) Python
2 71 (4.40%) Perl
3 47 (2.91%) Bash Shell
4 27 (1.67%) Java
5 26 (1.61%) SQL
6 22 (1.36%) Ruby
7 12 (0.74%) C++
8 10 (0.62%) PHP
9 9 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 8 (0.50%) C
11 7 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.25%) Tcl
13 2 (0.12%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.062%) Jython
14 1 (0.062%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1072 (66.42%) Cisco Certification
2 892 (55.27%) CCNP
3 373 (23.11%) CCNA
4 273 (16.91%) CCIE
5 154 (9.54%) JNCIP
6 152 (9.42%) Degree
7 95 (5.89%) Security Cleared
8 83 (5.14%) JNCIA
9 77 (4.77%) CCDP
10 68 (4.21%) SC Cleared
11 60 (3.72%) CCSE
12 59 (3.66%) JNCIS
13 48 (2.97%) CCSP
14 44 (2.73%) CCSA
15 34 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
16 33 (2.04%) CCIP
17 27 (1.67%) CCDA
18 25 (1.55%) DV Cleared
19 23 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (1.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.57%) SLA
2 43 (2.66%) PCI DSS
3 24 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (0.93%) ISO27002
5 14 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.25%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.12%) QA
9 1 (0.062%) ISO22301
System Software
1 171 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 44 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.24%) ProxySG
5 14 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
6 12 (0.74%) KVM
6 12 (0.74%) NFS
7 11 (0.68%) Firmware
7 11 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.62%) Xen
9 9 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.56%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.50%) vSphere
11 7 (0.43%) iptables
12 6 (0.37%) XenApp
13 5 (0.31%) Docker
13 5 (0.31%) QEMU
14 4 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.19%) pfSense
15 3 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 79 (4.89%) FortiGate
2 63 (3.90%) Nagios
3 46 (2.85%) Puppet
4 45 (2.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 30 (1.86%) Cacti
6 28 (1.73%) SolarWinds Orion
7 26 (1.61%) Ansible
8 25 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
9 16 (0.99%) Cisco CME
9 16 (0.99%) HAProxy
9 16 (0.99%) SCCM
10 11 (0.68%) OpenNMS
10 11 (0.68%) SCOM
11 9 (0.56%) OpenView
12 8 (0.50%) RANCID
13 6 (0.37%) HP NNM
14 5 (0.31%) Kubernetes
14 5 (0.31%) Mesos
14 5 (0.31%) Salt
14 5 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1272 (78.81%) Cisco
2 738 (45.72%) Juniper
3 357 (22.12%) F5
4 315 (19.52%) Palo Alto
5 306 (18.96%) CheckPoint
6 216 (13.38%) VMware
7 150 (9.29%) Microsoft
8 146 (9.05%) SolarWinds
9 108 (6.69%) HP
10 104 (6.44%) Fortinet
11 103 (6.38%) Riverbed
12 77 (4.77%) Brocade
13 69 (4.28%) Citrix
14 67 (4.15%) Arista
15 61 (3.78%) Meraki
16 59 (3.66%) Avaya
17 58 (3.59%) Blue Coat
18 50 (3.10%) SonicWALL
19 48 (2.97%) Extreme Networks
20 47 (2.91%) Red Hat
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus/ Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, facilities and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £275 - £325 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Networking People
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + 15-20% Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago