The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for BGP-4 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP-4 over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
England / London
Rank 583 651 654
Rank change year-on-year +68 +3  
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.003% 0.014% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.019% 0.091% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £34,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.82% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £57,500

BGP-4 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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5293 6611 7574
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.75% 15.78% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4477 5581 6320
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -0.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BGP-4
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing BGP-4 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP-4 in London

BGP-4
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP-4 in London.

Salary trend for BGP-4 in London

BGP-4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing BGP-4 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 London region with a requirement for BGP-4.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Jython
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) IPTV
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

BGP-4
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Anycast
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
West London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago