Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 105 83 135
Rank change year-on-year -22 +52 +26
Permanent jobs citing BGP 1 3 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.071% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 3.26% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £52,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - -16.00% +150.00%
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -16.00% +150.00%

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 117 92 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.26% 9.78% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74 49 129
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,350 £26,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £45,000 £43,110
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.38% +7.78%
75th Percentile £53,594 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £65,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +5.88%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Glasgow

BGP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BGP in Glasgow.

Salary trend for BGP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Organisational Skills

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 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto