Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 145 126
Rank change year-on-year +14 -19 +11
Permanent jobs citing BGP 8 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.42% 0.59% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 4.65% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 1
Glasgow median annual salary £62,500 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.14% +32.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £61,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £37,500
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +42.05% -7.37% +11.76%

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 184 301 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.58% 12.74% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 131 175 153
Glasgow median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,200 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.84% +3.75% -

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 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for BGP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
3 6 (75.00%) CCIE
3 6 (75.00%) JNCIE
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) HSRP
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) MGCP
5 1 (12.50%) TACACS
5 1 (12.50%) VRRP
5 1 (12.50%) SCCP
5 1 (12.50%) H.323
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
5 1 (12.50%) RIP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ADSL
5 1 (12.50%) ATM
5 1 (12.50%) ISDN
5 1 (12.50%) LAN

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 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) HSRP
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) RIP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) IP Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Network Management
1 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCIE
2 6 (75.00%) JNCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (12.50%) Ciena
3 1 (12.50%) Ericsson
3 1 (12.50%) Huawei
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Nortel
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds