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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 634 668
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London - 0.025% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.15% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Median salary - £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04%  
UK excluding London median salary - £55,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year - -35.29%  

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 5854 6467 7109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.97% 16.15% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14574 15765 17087
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BGP-4
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing BGP-4 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

BGP-4
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX