Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 131 145
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 +7
Permanent jobs citing BGP 23 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.00% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 2.21% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 9
Glasgow median annual salary £65,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.71% -6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £44,750 £25,150 £19,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £41,875 £47,250
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +35.29% +21.43% -12.50%

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 253 271 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.03% 12.60% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 145 173 186
Glasgow median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,500 £58,125
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (91.30%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) MPLS
4 17 (73.91%) WAN
5 15 (65.22%) CCIE
5 15 (65.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (56.52%) CCNP
8 11 (47.83%) C
8 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
9 10 (43.48%) Software-Defined Networking
10 8 (34.78%) OSPF
10 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
10 8 (34.78%) LAN
11 6 (26.09%) WLAN
11 6 (26.09%) Network Security
11 6 (26.09%) Network Management
11 6 (26.09%) Network Design
12 5 (21.74%) Juniper
13 4 (17.39%) Migration
13 4 (17.39%) CCIP
13 4 (17.39%) F5
13 4 (17.39%) Information Security
13 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
13 4 (17.39%) jetNEXUS
14 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
14 3 (13.04%) JNCIE
14 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
14 3 (13.04%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 18 (78.26%) MPLS
3 17 (73.91%) WAN
4 15 (65.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (43.48%) Software-Defined Networking
7 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
7 8 (34.78%) LAN
7 8 (34.78%) OSPF
8 6 (26.09%) Network Security
8 6 (26.09%) WLAN
9 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
10 2 (8.70%) HSRP
10 2 (8.70%) Internet
10 2 (8.70%) IPv6
10 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
10 2 (8.70%) VLAN
10 2 (8.70%) VPLS
10 2 (8.70%) Wireless
11 1 (4.35%) Spanning Tree
General
1 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Lead Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Core Network Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IP Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IP Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Core Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior IP Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) CentOS
1 1 (4.35%) Debian
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Network Design
1 6 (26.09%) Network Management
2 4 (17.39%) Information Security
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Process Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (65.22%) CCIE
3 13 (56.52%) CCNP
4 4 (17.39%) CCIP
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIE
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Juniper
3 4 (17.39%) F5
3 4 (17.39%) jetNEXUS
4 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) McAfee