Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 117 131
Rank change year-on-year -19 +14 +5
Permanent jobs citing BGP 18 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.79% 0.11% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.19% 0.84% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 15
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +84.21% -28.75% -
10th Percentile £38,000 £23,050 £23,950
90th Percentile £61,250 £35,950 £50,950
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75% -11.11%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 291 237 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.76% 12.63% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 159 159 201
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.05% +1.22% +1.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,850 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Glasgow

BGP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for BGP in Glasgow

BGP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for BGP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for BGP.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) CCNP
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) MPLS
3 14 (77.78%) Firewall
4 12 (66.67%) Network Design
5 11 (61.11%) Juniper
6 9 (50.00%) JNCIP
6 9 (50.00%) CCIP
6 9 (50.00%) OSPF
7 8 (44.44%) CCNA
7 8 (44.44%) Ethernet
8 7 (38.89%) WLAN
8 7 (38.89%) WAN
8 7 (38.89%) LAN
8 7 (38.89%) EIGRP
8 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
8 7 (38.89%) Network Management
9 6 (33.33%) VPN
9 6 (33.33%) CCIE
10 5 (27.78%) Internet
11 4 (22.22%) Network Security
11 4 (22.22%) F5
11 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (22.22%) Information Security
11 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
11 4 (22.22%) Migration
11 4 (22.22%) jetNEXUS
12 3 (16.67%) McAfee
12 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) MPLS
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) OSPF
4 8 (44.44%) Ethernet
5 7 (38.89%) EIGRP
5 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 7 (38.89%) WLAN
6 6 (33.33%) VPN
7 5 (27.78%) Internet
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (22.22%) Network Security
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (11.11%) HSRP
10 2 (11.11%) IPv6
10 2 (11.11%) SDH
10 2 (11.11%) SONET
10 2 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (11.11%) VLAN
10 2 (11.11%) VPLS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) IP Engineer
3 9 (50.00%) IP Design Engineer
3 9 (50.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 9 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Core Network Design Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Core Network Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Design Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Senior Core Network Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Network Design
2 7 (38.89%) Network Management
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Process Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CCNP
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCIP
2 9 (50.00%) JNCIP
3 8 (44.44%) CCNA
4 6 (33.33%) CCIE
5 3 (16.67%) JNCIE
6 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) jetNEXUS
4 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (16.67%) McAfee