BGP Jobs in England

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
UK > England

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 6 months to 16 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
16 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 419 595 569
Rank change year-on-year +176 -26 -102
Permanent jobs citing BGP 464 392 679
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.41% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.81% 2.66% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 352 286 530
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £45,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.27% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £67,500 £79,688 £76,563
90th Percentile £85,000 £100,000 £92,575
UK median annual salary £52,036 £60,000 £59,483
% change year-on-year -13.27% +0.87% +8.15%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England

BGP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12,179 14,737 17,321
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 14.48% 15.32% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8,697 7,754 10,503
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £28,189
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,000 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in England

BGP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BGP in England.

Salary trend for BGP in England

BGP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing BGP in England over the 6 months to 16 April 2024.

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 6 months to 16 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
South East +81 135 £50,000 -8.26% 24
London +106 126 £70,000 -3.45% 34
North of England +55 90 £42,500 -5.56% 13
Midlands +64 72 £48,500 -30.71% 15
North West +60 69 £40,000 -38.46% 10
West Midlands +94 66 £48,500 -27.61% 11
South West +7 38 £52,073 +4.15% 8
Yorkshire +67 26 £62,500 +38.89% 3
East of England +22 17 £63,750 -1.92%
East Midlands -20 6 £55,000 -21.43% 4
North East -21 4 £62,500 +66.67%
BGP
UK

BGP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (6.03%) WebLogic
2 8 (1.72%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Exchange
4 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.22%) Apache
5 1 (0.22%) Gunicorn
5 1 (0.22%) IIS
5 1 (0.22%) nginx
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.22%) uWSGI
Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 28 (6.03%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 110 (23.71%) Azure
2 78 (16.81%) AWS
3 28 (6.03%) Amazon EKS
3 28 (6.03%) Amazon SQS
4 17 (3.66%) IaaS
4 17 (3.66%) Microsoft 365
5 15 (3.23%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 15 (3.23%) Entra ID
6 12 (2.59%) AWS Direct Connect
6 12 (2.59%) GCP
6 12 (2.59%) PaaS
6 12 (2.59%) SaaS
7 9 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.65%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (0.65%) Azure Monitor
10 3 (0.65%) Route 53
11 2 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.22%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 280 (60.34%) OSPF
2 235 (50.65%) MPLS
3 233 (50.22%) WAN
4 197 (42.46%) Firewall
5 170 (36.64%) LAN
6 125 (26.94%) SD-WAN
6 125 (26.94%) TCP/IP
7 121 (26.08%) VPN
8 97 (20.91%) Wireless
9 87 (18.75%) DNS
10 78 (16.81%) VLAN
11 70 (15.09%) SSL
12 63 (13.58%) IPsec
13 60 (12.93%) DHCP
13 60 (12.93%) EIGRP
14 58 (12.50%) Network Security
14 58 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
15 50 (10.78%) Cisco Nexus
16 48 (10.34%) Internet
17 47 (10.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.03%) Amazon RDS
1 28 (6.03%) Oracle Database
1 28 (6.03%) RDBMS
1 28 (6.03%) Relational Database
2 16 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.37%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.08%) MySQL
4 5 (1.08%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.22%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.22%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.22%) Power BI
6 1 (0.22%) Redis
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.37%) GitLab
1 11 (2.37%) JIRA
2 1 (0.22%) Git
2 1 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 100 (21.55%) Social Skills
2 34 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.25%) Finance
4 23 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.74%) Law
6 11 (2.37%) Military
7 9 (1.94%) Public Sector
8 8 (1.72%) Police
8 8 (1.72%) Retail
9 7 (1.51%) Legal
10 6 (1.29%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (1.08%) Games
11 5 (1.08%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (0.86%) Publishing
13 3 (0.65%) Banking
13 3 (0.65%) Billing
13 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.65%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.43%) Electronics
14 2 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 238 (51.29%) Network Engineer
2 92 (19.83%) Senior
3 65 (14.01%) Senior Network Engineer
4 55 (11.85%) Architect
5 49 (10.56%) Analyst
5 49 (10.56%) Network Analyst
6 39 (8.41%) IP Engineer
7 38 (8.19%) Lead
8 36 (7.76%) Network Operations Analyst
8 36 (7.76%) Operations Analyst
9 35 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 32 (6.90%) Network Support
11 30 (6.47%) IP Network Engineer
11 30 (6.47%) Lead Architect
12 29 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
12 29 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
13 28 (6.03%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 27 (5.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 25 (5.39%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
16 24 (5.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (10.13%) 802.1X
2 28 (6.03%) RabbitMQ
2 28 (6.03%) Spring Boot
3 18 (3.88%) XML
4 12 (2.59%) JSON
5 11 (2.37%) NETCONF
5 11 (2.37%) REST
5 11 (2.37%) RESTCONF
5 11 (2.37%) SOAP
5 11 (2.37%) YAML
5 11 (2.37%) YANG
6 9 (1.94%) SAML
7 7 (1.51%) HTML
8 5 (1.08%) XMPP
9 3 (0.65%) CSS
10 2 (0.43%) LDAP
11 1 (0.22%) .NET
11 1 (0.22%) ADO
11 1 (0.22%) EDI
11 1 (0.22%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 86 (18.53%) Data Centre
2 39 (8.41%) Public Cloud
3 34 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (4.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 16 (3.45%) PKI
6 15 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.59%) Virtual Team
8 11 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (2.16%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.16%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.72%) Clustering
11 7 (1.51%) FMCG
12 5 (1.08%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (0.86%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.86%) Thin Client
14 3 (0.65%) CMDB
14 3 (0.65%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.65%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 81 (17.46%) Linux
2 31 (6.68%) Windows
3 30 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (4.09%) Unix
4 19 (4.09%) VyOS
5 15 (3.23%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.59%) CentOS
7 8 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.51%) Android
9 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.86%) Debian
10 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.65%) VMS
11 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (12.93%) Load Balancing
2 59 (12.72%) Network Design
3 51 (10.99%) Project Delivery
4 48 (10.34%) Agile
5 47 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 42 (9.05%) Customer Service
7 41 (8.84%) Open Source
8 39 (8.41%) Scrum
9 38 (8.19%) Network Management
10 37 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
11 36 (7.76%) Technical Leadership
12 35 (7.54%) Mentoring
12 35 (7.54%) Migration
13 34 (7.33%) Project Management
14 33 (7.11%) Network Monitoring
15 32 (6.90%) ITIL
16 31 (6.68%) Collaborative Working
16 31 (6.68%) Systems Engineering
17 29 (6.25%) Cloud Operations
17 29 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.90%) Python
2 23 (4.96%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.09%) SQL
4 8 (1.72%) Bash
5 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 202 (43.53%) Cisco Certification
2 142 (30.60%) CCNP
3 140 (30.17%) Security Cleared
4 101 (21.77%) CCNA
5 64 (13.79%) SC Cleared
6 58 (12.50%) CCIE
7 44 (9.48%) CCDP
8 41 (8.84%) JNCIA
9 28 (6.03%) AWS Certification
9 28 (6.03%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 28 (6.03%) Azure Certification
10 23 (4.96%) Degree
10 23 (4.96%) JNCIP
11 12 (2.59%) JNCIE
12 10 (2.16%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.94%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 9 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (1.72%) JNCIS
15 3 (0.65%) MCT
16 2 (0.43%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.23%) SLA
2 6 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.86%) NCSC
4 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 40 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 25 (5.39%) Docker
3 24 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (2.80%) Firmware
6 6 (1.29%) VMware NSX
7 5 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.86%) vCloud
9 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.22%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 50 (10.78%) FortiGate
2 25 (5.39%) Kubernetes
3 22 (4.74%) Ansible
4 11 (2.37%) Progress Chef
4 11 (2.37%) Terraform
5 10 (2.16%) Nagios
6 9 (1.94%) Puppet
6 9 (1.94%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (1.72%) Icinga
7 8 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.51%) Endace
8 7 (1.51%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (1.29%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (1.29%) WSUS
10 5 (1.08%) Nessus
11 4 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.86%) Grafana
12 3 (0.65%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.65%) Salt
13 1 (0.22%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 280 (60.34%) Cisco
2 208 (44.83%) Juniper
3 73 (15.73%) Fortinet
4 57 (12.28%) Nokia
5 46 (9.91%) Microsoft
6 36 (7.76%) Meraki
7 34 (7.33%) F5
7 34 (7.33%) Palo Alto
7 34 (7.33%) VMware
8 31 (6.68%) CheckPoint
9 30 (6.47%) SolarWinds
10 28 (6.03%) Oracle
10 28 (6.03%) Ruckus Wireless
10 28 (6.03%) Sparx
11 19 (4.09%) Vyatta
12 17 (3.66%) Aruba
13 13 (2.80%) Arista
13 13 (2.80%) Draytek
14 10 (2.16%) Google
14 10 (2.16%) McAfee