The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 369 365
Rank change year-on-year +62 -4  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 341 290 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.93% 0.72% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.84% 4.48% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 312 250 280
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 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 5838 6468 7120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.91% 16.14% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 5588 6052
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

BGP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for BGP in London

BGP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in London

BGP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 53 £65,000 +18.18% 9
Westminster - 8 £35,000 -
West End of London +1 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Croydon +10 2 £45,000 -7.69%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £34,000 -
Uxbridge +2 1 £63,500 +19.81%
Hounslow -6 1 £25,000 -44.44%
West Wickham - 1 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £100,000 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for BGP.

1 561 (80.49%) OSPF
2 529 (75.90%) Cisco
3 472 (67.72%) Firewall
4 418 (59.97%) Cisco Certification
5 393 (56.38%) MPLS
6 342 (49.07%) CCNP
7 306 (43.90%) VPN
8 289 (41.46%) Juniper
9 275 (39.45%) WAN
10 226 (32.42%) LAN
11 215 (30.85%) EIGRP
12 208 (29.84%) F5
13 205 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
14 198 (28.41%) DNS
15 197 (28.26%) Palo Alto
16 195 (27.98%) Data Centre
17 193 (27.69%) Linux
18 190 (27.26%) TCP/IP
19 181 (25.97%) Wireless
20 176 (25.25%) CheckPoint
21 173 (24.82%) Finance
22 166 (23.82%) CCNA
23 162 (23.24%) Network Security
23 162 (23.24%) Cisco Nexus
24 149 (21.38%) IPsec
25 143 (20.52%) VLAN
26 139 (19.94%) CCIE
27 135 (19.37%) Network Design
28 134 (19.23%) Windows
29 123 (17.65%) Multicast

BGP
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:

Application Platforms
1 35 (5.02%) Apache
2 17 (2.44%) IIS
2 17 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 17 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 10 (1.43%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.72%) nginx
5 5 (0.72%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.43%) JBoss
7 1 (0.14%) CMS
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.14%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (4.16%) MS Visio
2 21 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (0.72%) Office 365
6 3 (0.43%) Akamai
6 3 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.14%) Route 53
8 1 (0.14%) SaaS
8 1 (0.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 561 (80.49%) OSPF
2 472 (67.72%) Firewall
3 393 (56.38%) MPLS
4 306 (43.90%) VPN
5 275 (39.45%) WAN
6 226 (32.42%) LAN
7 215 (30.85%) EIGRP
8 205 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
9 198 (28.41%) DNS
10 190 (27.26%) TCP/IP
11 181 (25.97%) Wireless
12 162 (23.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 162 (23.24%) Network Security
13 149 (21.38%) IPsec
14 143 (20.52%) VLAN
15 123 (17.65%) Multicast
16 113 (16.21%) Internet
17 112 (16.07%) Cisco IOS
18 108 (15.49%) DHCP
19 92 (13.20%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (0.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.72%) MySQL
2 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.14%) Big Data
5 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.01%) Subversion
3 12 (1.72%) Metasploit
4 10 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (0.86%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 173 (24.82%) Finance
2 108 (15.49%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.45%) Banking
3 31 (4.45%) Financial Institution
4 11 (1.58%) Retail
5 8 (1.15%) Marketing
6 7 (1.00%) Law
6 7 (1.00%) Legal
7 5 (0.72%) Front Office
7 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.72%) Online Betting
8 4 (0.57%) Electronics
9 3 (0.43%) French Language
9 3 (0.43%) German Language
9 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.43%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.29%) Advertising
10 2 (0.29%) Games
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 465 (66.71%) Network Engineer
2 143 (20.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 142 (20.37%) Cisco Engineer
4 133 (19.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 92 (13.20%) Juniper Engineer
6 72 (10.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 72 (10.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 58 (8.32%) Security Engineer
8 57 (8.18%) Network Security Engineer
9 39 (5.60%) Support Engineer
10 34 (4.88%) Network Support
11 32 (4.59%) Architect
11 32 (4.59%) Consultant
12 27 (3.87%) Analyst
12 27 (3.87%) IP Network Engineer
12 27 (3.87%) Network Architect
13 25 (3.59%) Administrator
14 24 (3.44%) Network Analyst
15 23 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
16 22 (3.16%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (6.17%) 802.1X
2 16 (2.30%) CSS
3 11 (1.58%) JSON
3 11 (1.58%) REST
4 4 (0.57%) LAMP
5 3 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.29%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.29%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.29%) XMPP
7 1 (0.14%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 195 (27.98%) Data Centre
2 46 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.60%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.44%) Hedge funds
5 21 (3.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 20 (2.87%) Security Operations Centre
7 19 (2.73%) Clustering
8 12 (1.72%) Eurex
8 12 (1.72%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.15%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.72%) Fintech
10 5 (0.72%) IVR
10 5 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.57%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.57%) RSA SecurID
11 4 (0.57%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.57%) User Experience
12 3 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 193 (27.69%) Linux
2 134 (19.23%) Windows
3 78 (11.19%) Unix
4 29 (4.16%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.16%) Debian
6 21 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.87%) CentOS
8 19 (2.73%) Ubuntu
9 16 (2.30%) VMS
10 15 (2.15%) Windows 7
11 14 (2.01%) Solaris
12 13 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (1.72%) Kali Linux
13 12 (1.72%) Mac OS X
14 11 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (1.00%) CoreOS
16 7 (1.00%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.29%) CatOS
17 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (19.37%) Network Design
2 109 (15.64%) Load Balancing
3 90 (12.91%) Network Monitoring
4 74 (10.62%) ITIL
5 66 (9.47%) High Availability
6 53 (7.60%) Presales
7 45 (6.46%) Network Management
8 42 (6.03%) Low Latency
9 37 (5.31%) Change Management
9 37 (5.31%) Network Architecture
10 30 (4.30%) DevOps
11 29 (4.16%) Mentoring
12 28 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 28 (4.02%) Vulnerability Management
13 25 (3.59%) Open Source
14 24 (3.44%) Business Continuity
15 21 (3.01%) Analytics
15 21 (3.01%) Change Control
15 21 (3.01%) Task Automation
16 20 (2.87%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 118 (16.93%) Python
2 70 (10.04%) Bash Shell
3 53 (7.60%) Perl
4 38 (5.45%) Ruby
5 28 (4.02%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.15%) Java
7 6 (0.86%) Go
7 6 (0.86%) Groovy
7 6 (0.86%) SQL
8 5 (0.72%) C
9 4 (0.57%) C++
10 3 (0.43%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.29%) PHP
12 1 (0.14%) Jython
Qualifications
1 418 (59.97%) Cisco Certification
2 342 (49.07%) CCNP
3 166 (23.82%) CCNA
4 139 (19.94%) CCIE
5 71 (10.19%) Degree
6 48 (6.89%) JNCIP
7 28 (4.02%) JNCIA
8 27 (3.87%) JNCIS
9 26 (3.73%) CCSE
10 25 (3.59%) CCSA
11 21 (3.01%) CCDP
12 18 (2.58%) CCVP
13 15 (2.15%) CCDA
13 15 (2.15%) Security Cleared
14 14 (2.01%) JNCIE
14 14 (2.01%) SC Cleared
15 13 (1.87%) CCSP
16 12 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
17 11 (1.58%) CCIP
17 11 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 13 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.29%) SLA
5 7 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.86%) QA
7 3 (0.43%) COBIT
8 2 (0.29%) GCP
9 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 90 (12.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (5.02%) Active Directory
3 23 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (3.16%) iptables
5 19 (2.73%) NFS
5 19 (2.73%) vSphere
6 18 (2.58%) KVM
6 18 (2.58%) ProxySG
7 15 (2.15%) Hyper-V
8 12 (1.72%) Snort
9 11 (1.58%) Docker
10 10 (1.43%) Ceph
11 8 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.00%) XenApp
13 6 (0.86%) Firmware
13 6 (0.86%) LXC
13 6 (0.86%) XenServer
14 5 (0.72%) Xen
15 4 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (5.45%) Puppet
2 31 (4.45%) Nagios
3 25 (3.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 25 (3.59%) SolarWinds Orion
4 24 (3.44%) Cacti
5 21 (3.01%) Ansible
6 17 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
7 15 (2.15%) Cisco Prime
7 15 (2.15%) FortiGate
8 14 (2.01%) OpenView
9 12 (1.72%) Nmap
9 12 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (1.58%) EnCase
10 11 (1.58%) Nessus
10 11 (1.58%) Nexpose
10 11 (1.58%) OpenNebula
10 11 (1.58%) Rsyslog
11 10 (1.43%) Kubernetes
12 9 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
12 9 (1.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 529 (75.90%) Cisco
2 289 (41.46%) Juniper
3 208 (29.84%) F5
4 197 (28.26%) Palo Alto
5 176 (25.25%) CheckPoint
6 115 (16.50%) VMware
7 91 (13.06%) SolarWinds
8 87 (12.48%) Microsoft
9 67 (9.61%) HP
10 55 (7.89%) Citrix
11 48 (6.89%) Fortinet
12 42 (6.03%) Arista
13 40 (5.74%) Red Hat
14 34 (4.88%) Blue Coat
15 33 (4.73%) Riverbed
16 30 (4.30%) Avaya
17 27 (3.87%) SonicWALL
18 23 (3.30%) Huawei
19 20 (2.87%) Meraki
20 19 (2.73%) Brocade
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent bonus/shift + extensive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + 5% on call allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus > 25% + Medical Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £67,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 5% on call allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Corriculo
Salary: up to £50,000 + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum pension, health insurance, profit an
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago