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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Scotland > Glasgow
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 111 108
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 15 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.24% 0.31% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 3.60% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 1
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £42,750 £38,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 115 111 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.51% 8.60% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 318 200 441
Glasgow median annual salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Glasgow

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

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (80.00%) MPLS
3 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
4 10 (66.67%) CCNP
5 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (53.33%) IPv6
6 8 (53.33%) Juniper
6 8 (53.33%) OSPF
6 8 (53.33%) VLAN
6 8 (53.33%) VPLS
6 8 (53.33%) HSRP
7 7 (46.67%) SONET
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (46.67%) RFC 2547
7 7 (46.67%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (46.67%) RSVP
7 7 (46.67%) Firewall
7 7 (46.67%) CCNA
7 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
7 7 (46.67%) SDH
8 6 (40.00%) WAN
8 6 (40.00%) C
8 6 (40.00%) CCIP
8 6 (40.00%) Process Management
8 6 (40.00%) Service Design
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (33.33%) CCIE
9 5 (33.33%) Internet

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) MPLS
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) HSRP
3 8 (53.33%) IPv6
3 8 (53.33%) OSPF
3 8 (53.33%) VLAN
3 8 (53.33%) VPLS
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) RSVP
4 7 (46.67%) SDH
4 7 (46.67%) SONET
4 7 (46.67%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
6 5 (33.33%) Internet
6 5 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Debian
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Process Management
1 6 (40.00%) Service Design
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
4 6 (40.00%) CCIP
5 5 (33.33%) CCIE
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
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