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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 370 367
Rank change year-on-year +33 -3  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 775 746 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.94% 0.82% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.74% 4.81% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 663 638 686
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,550 £67,500
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 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 13513 15503 18191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.32% 17.00% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11030 12998 14899
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +43 331 £59,000 +7.27% 33
South East +48 212 £52,500 +10.52% 19
East of England +3 65 £57,500 +27.77% 5
North West -35 51 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Yorkshire +16 42 £50,750 +18.71% 3
West Midlands -4 41 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South West +11 32 £45,000 +18.42%
East Midlands +22 5 £75,000 +130.76%
BGP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for BGP.

1 1226 (79.51%) OSPF
2 1224 (79.38%) Cisco
3 991 (64.27%) Cisco Certification
4 969 (62.84%) Firewall
5 889 (57.65%) MPLS
6 798 (51.75%) CCNP
7 667 (43.26%) Juniper
8 636 (41.25%) WAN
9 632 (40.99%) VPN
10 516 (33.46%) LAN
11 454 (29.44%) Cisco ASA
12 443 (28.73%) Data Centre
13 413 (26.78%) F5
13 413 (26.78%) DNS
14 411 (26.65%) EIGRP
15 369 (23.93%) Linux
16 363 (23.54%) CCNA
17 356 (23.09%) Network Security
18 346 (22.44%) TCP/IP
19 338 (21.92%) CheckPoint
20 329 (21.34%) Wireless
21 324 (21.01%) VLAN
21 324 (21.01%) Palo Alto
22 318 (20.62%) Cisco Nexus
23 310 (20.10%) Network Design
24 299 (19.39%) IPsec
25 288 (18.68%) CCIE
26 274 (17.77%) Cisco IOS
27 245 (15.89%) VMware
28 232 (15.05%) DHCP

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 36 (2.33%) Apache
2 19 (1.23%) IIS
3 18 (1.17%) Skype for Business
4 17 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 17 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 8 (0.52%) CMS
6 6 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.39%) nginx
7 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.32%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.32%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.19%) JBoss
9 2 (0.13%) SAS
10 1 (0.065%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.065%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.065%) SharePoint
Applications
1 58 (3.76%) MS Visio
2 33 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
4 6 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 113 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.17%) Office 365
4 11 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (0.65%) SaaS
6 9 (0.58%) IaaS
6 9 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (0.52%) Akamai
8 7 (0.45%) PaaS
9 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.065%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.065%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.065%) Route 53
12 1 (0.065%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1226 (79.51%) OSPF
2 969 (62.84%) Firewall
3 889 (57.65%) MPLS
4 636 (41.25%) WAN
5 632 (40.99%) VPN
6 516 (33.46%) LAN
7 454 (29.44%) Cisco ASA
8 413 (26.78%) DNS
9 411 (26.65%) EIGRP
10 356 (23.09%) Network Security
11 346 (22.44%) TCP/IP
12 329 (21.34%) Wireless
13 324 (21.01%) VLAN
14 318 (20.62%) Cisco Nexus
15 299 (19.39%) IPsec
16 274 (17.77%) Cisco IOS
17 232 (15.05%) DHCP
18 192 (12.45%) Multicast
19 184 (11.93%) Internet
20 180 (11.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (0.65%) MySQL
2 8 (0.52%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.065%) Big Data
8 1 (0.065%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.065%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.065%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 14 (0.91%) Subversion
4 12 (0.78%) Metasploit
5 9 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (0.39%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.065%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 222 (14.40%) Finance
2 183 (11.87%) Telecoms
3 39 (2.53%) Banking
4 31 (2.01%) Financial Institution
5 23 (1.49%) Retail
6 20 (1.30%) Marketing
7 15 (0.97%) Legal
8 10 (0.65%) Electronics
8 10 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.58%) Military
10 7 (0.45%) Back Office
10 7 (0.45%) Law
11 5 (0.32%) Advertising
11 5 (0.32%) Front Office
11 5 (0.32%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.19%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.13%) Billing
13 2 (0.13%) French Language
13 2 (0.13%) German Language
13 2 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1007 (65.30%) Network Engineer
2 331 (21.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 293 (19.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 275 (17.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 144 (9.34%) Juniper Engineer
6 121 (7.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 120 (7.78%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 98 (6.36%) Consultant
9 96 (6.23%) Security Engineer
9 96 (6.23%) Support Engineer
10 95 (6.16%) Architect
11 84 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
12 76 (4.93%) Network Support
13 75 (4.86%) Network Architect
14 63 (4.09%) Network Consultant
15 62 (4.02%) Analyst
16 59 (3.83%) Network Support Engineer
17 57 (3.70%) Network Analyst
17 57 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
18 56 (3.63%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (3.76%) 802.1X
2 29 (1.88%) HTML
3 28 (1.82%) CSS
4 23 (1.49%) REST
5 16 (1.04%) JSON
5 16 (1.04%) XML
6 15 (0.97%) Web Services
7 7 (0.45%) WAP
8 6 (0.39%) POSIX
9 4 (0.26%) LAMP
10 2 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.13%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (0.13%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (0.13%) SAX
11 1 (0.065%) CGI
11 1 (0.065%) COM
11 1 (0.065%) FreeSWITCH
11 1 (0.065%) Kafka
11 1 (0.065%) VXML
11 1 (0.065%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 443 (28.73%) Data Centre
2 99 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 43 (2.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 35 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 34 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
7 25 (1.62%) Driving Licence
7 25 (1.62%) Virtual Team
8 24 (1.56%) Hedge funds
9 21 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
10 20 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
11 19 (1.23%) Clustering
12 16 (1.04%) PKI
13 13 (0.84%) Public Cloud
14 12 (0.78%) Fat Client
14 12 (0.78%) Thin Client
15 11 (0.71%) Eurex
16 5 (0.32%) Fintech
16 5 (0.32%) IVR
17 4 (0.26%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 369 (23.93%) Linux
2 212 (13.75%) Windows
3 149 (9.66%) Unix
4 53 (3.44%) Windows Server
5 30 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (1.75%) Debian
8 24 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 23 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.36%) CentOS
11 17 (1.10%) VMS
12 15 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (0.91%) Solaris
13 14 (0.91%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.78%) Kali Linux
15 11 (0.71%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.45%) CoreOS
16 7 (0.45%) VyOS
17 6 (0.39%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (20.10%) Network Design
2 216 (14.01%) Load Balancing
3 172 (11.15%) ITIL
4 157 (10.18%) Presales
5 149 (9.66%) Network Monitoring
6 127 (8.24%) Network Management
7 116 (7.52%) High Availability
8 89 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 83 (5.38%) Change Management
10 68 (4.41%) Network Architecture
11 62 (4.02%) Customer Requirements
12 58 (3.76%) Migration
13 56 (3.63%) Low Latency
14 49 (3.18%) E-Commerce
15 48 (3.11%) Kalman Filter
16 46 (2.98%) Change Control
17 44 (2.85%) Project Management
18 41 (2.66%) Configuration Management
19 39 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
20 34 (2.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (10.12%) Python
2 99 (6.42%) Perl
3 71 (4.60%) Bash Shell
4 52 (3.37%) Ruby
5 33 (2.14%) PowerShell
6 26 (1.69%) Java
7 15 (0.97%) SQL
8 14 (0.91%) C
9 13 (0.84%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.58%) C++
11 8 (0.52%) PHP
12 7 (0.45%) Go
13 6 (0.39%) Groovy
14 1 (0.065%) C#
14 1 (0.065%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.065%) Jython
14 1 (0.065%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 991 (64.27%) Cisco Certification
2 798 (51.75%) CCNP
3 363 (23.54%) CCNA
4 288 (18.68%) CCIE
5 130 (8.43%) Degree
6 120 (7.78%) JNCIP
7 99 (6.42%) Security Cleared
8 84 (5.45%) SC Cleared
9 67 (4.35%) JNCIA
10 62 (4.02%) CCDP
11 61 (3.96%) CCSP
12 59 (3.83%) CCDA
13 52 (3.37%) CCSE
14 46 (2.98%) JNCIS
15 39 (2.53%) CCSA
16 35 (2.27%) CCIP
16 35 (2.27%) DV Cleared
17 27 (1.75%) Check Point Certification
18 26 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
19 23 (1.49%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.54%) SLA
2 40 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 21 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 10 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.65%) QA
6 9 (0.58%) PMO
7 7 (0.45%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) GCP
9 1 (0.065%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.065%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 181 (11.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (1.43%) iptables
5 22 (1.43%) KVM
6 21 (1.36%) NFS
6 21 (1.36%) vSphere
7 19 (1.23%) ProxySG
8 16 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.78%) Snort
10 11 (0.71%) Docker
11 10 (0.65%) Ceph
11 10 (0.65%) XenApp
12 9 (0.58%) Xen
13 7 (0.45%) Firmware
13 7 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.39%) LXC
14 6 (0.39%) XenServer
15 5 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 76 (4.93%) Nagios
2 75 (4.86%) FortiGate
3 62 (4.02%) Puppet
4 45 (2.92%) SolarWinds Orion
5 42 (2.72%) Cacti
6 28 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
6 28 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
7 21 (1.36%) Ansible
8 19 (1.23%) SCCM
9 18 (1.17%) SCOM
10 17 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
11 15 (0.97%) OpenView
12 14 (0.91%) Nessus
13 12 (0.78%) Nmap
13 12 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (0.71%) EnCase
14 11 (0.71%) Nexpose
14 11 (0.71%) OpenNebula
14 11 (0.71%) OpenNMS
14 11 (0.71%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 1224 (79.38%) Cisco
2 667 (43.26%) Juniper
3 413 (26.78%) F5
4 338 (21.92%) CheckPoint
5 324 (21.01%) Palo Alto
6 245 (15.89%) VMware
7 192 (12.45%) Microsoft
8 164 (10.64%) SolarWinds
9 109 (7.07%) Citrix
10 100 (6.49%) HP
11 99 (6.42%) Fortinet
12 77 (4.99%) Riverbed
13 70 (4.54%) Blue Coat
14 67 (4.35%) Brocade
15 63 (4.09%) Arista
16 56 (3.63%) Red Hat
17 55 (3.57%) Meraki
18 41 (2.66%) SonicWALL
19 37 (2.40%) Huawei
20 33 (2.14%) Avaya
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + NEG
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £67,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum & Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7k car allowance, excellent benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + overtime!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent bonus/shift + extensive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum £25,000-£26,000 Basic plus 25% Shift
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago