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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 96 95
Permanent jobs citing BGP 0 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.93% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.98% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Median salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% -5.00%  

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 101 172 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 10.84% 13.26% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 53 94 75
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,450 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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