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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / London
Rank 278 392 267
Rank change year-on-year +114 -125  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 356 279 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.07% 0.67% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.81% 4.22% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 310 222 429
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% -5.00%  

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 5227 6618 7588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.74% 15.78% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4419 5583 6333
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -  
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
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +12 44 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Croydon - 10 £53,750 - 2
Canary Wharf - 4 £70,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +9 3 £34,000 -54.66% 1
Hounslow -6 2 £45,000 -
Heathrow -7 2 £38,750 -
Docklands, London - 2 £91,250 -
West End of London +8 1 £47,000 -10.47% 1
Enfield - 1 £47,500 -
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 614 (81.65%) OSPF
2 573 (76.20%) Cisco
3 483 (64.23%) Firewall
4 479 (63.70%) Cisco Certification
5 476 (63.30%) MPLS
6 418 (55.59%) CCNP
7 355 (47.21%) Juniper
8 314 (41.76%) VPN
9 304 (40.43%) WAN
10 263 (34.97%) Data Centre
11 249 (33.11%) LAN
12 221 (29.39%) Palo Alto
13 218 (28.99%) EIGRP
14 212 (28.19%) Wireless
15 210 (27.93%) Cisco ASA
16 201 (26.73%) Network Security
17 182 (24.20%) DNS
18 174 (23.14%) Finance
19 168 (22.34%) CheckPoint
20 166 (22.07%) F5
21 164 (21.81%) Network Design
21 164 (21.81%) TCP/IP
22 157 (20.88%) CCIE
23 155 (20.61%) Linux
23 155 (20.61%) Telecoms
24 147 (19.55%) CCNA
25 146 (19.41%) Cisco Nexus
26 120 (15.96%) IPsec
27 119 (15.82%) HSRP
28 109 (14.49%) Cisco IOS

BGP
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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (2.39%) Apache
2 16 (2.13%) IIS
3 14 (1.86%) Tomcat
3 14 (1.86%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (1.06%) Skype for Business
7 7 (0.93%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.27%) lighttpd
10 2 (0.27%) nginx
10 2 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.66%) MS Visio
3 19 (2.53%) MS Office
4 3 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (0.93%) Office 365
4 5 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.40%) Akamai
5 3 (0.40%) IaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.27%) SaaS
6 2 (0.27%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 614 (81.65%) OSPF
2 483 (64.23%) Firewall
3 476 (63.30%) MPLS
4 314 (41.76%) VPN
5 304 (40.43%) WAN
6 249 (33.11%) LAN
7 218 (28.99%) EIGRP
8 212 (28.19%) Wireless
9 210 (27.93%) Cisco ASA
10 201 (26.73%) Network Security
11 182 (24.20%) DNS
12 164 (21.81%) TCP/IP
13 146 (19.41%) Cisco Nexus
14 120 (15.96%) IPsec
15 119 (15.82%) HSRP
16 109 (14.49%) Cisco IOS
17 107 (14.23%) VLAN
18 92 (12.23%) Multicast
19 85 (11.30%) DHCP
19 85 (11.30%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.66%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.27%) MySQL
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.13%) Big Data
4 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
2 12 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.66%) Subversion
5 2 (0.27%) Firebug
6 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
General
1 174 (23.14%) Finance
2 155 (20.61%) Telecoms
3 48 (6.38%) Financial Institution
4 38 (5.05%) Banking
5 18 (2.39%) Retail
6 15 (1.99%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.46%) Marketing
8 10 (1.33%) Online Betting
9 9 (1.20%) French Language
10 8 (1.06%) Italian Language
11 6 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.66%) Front Office
13 4 (0.53%) Electronics
14 3 (0.40%) Games
15 2 (0.27%) Legal
16 1 (0.13%) Back Office
16 1 (0.13%) German Language
16 1 (0.13%) Law
16 1 (0.13%) Russian Language
16 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 506 (67.29%) Network Engineer
2 176 (23.40%) Senior Network Engineer
3 137 (18.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 126 (16.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 108 (14.36%) Juniper Engineer
6 64 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 64 (8.51%) Security Engineer
7 63 (8.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 62 (8.24%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 51 (6.78%) Consultant
10 38 (5.05%) Network Support
11 34 (4.52%) Architect
12 30 (3.99%) Network Consultant
13 29 (3.86%) Support Engineer
14 26 (3.46%) Network Architect
15 25 (3.32%) NOC Engineer
16 23 (3.06%) IP Network Engineer
17 22 (2.93%) Cisco Security Engineer
18 21 (2.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 21 (2.79%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (5.45%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.20%) CSS
3 3 (0.40%) JSON
3 3 (0.40%) REST
4 2 (0.27%) Ajax
4 2 (0.27%) CSS3
4 2 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.27%) HTML
4 2 (0.27%) HTML5
4 2 (0.27%) JSP
5 1 (0.13%) Kafka
5 1 (0.13%) LAMP
5 1 (0.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 263 (34.97%) Data Centre
2 58 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.32%) BYOD
5 22 (2.93%) Hedge funds
5 22 (2.93%) Security Operations Centre
6 21 (2.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 13 (1.73%) Clustering
8 11 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.06%) IVR
10 7 (0.93%) Eurex
11 6 (0.80%) Equities
12 5 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.53%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.53%) FMCG
13 4 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.53%) RSA SecurID
13 4 (0.53%) Thin Client
14 3 (0.40%) User Experience
14 3 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 155 (20.61%) Linux
2 86 (11.44%) Unix
3 76 (10.11%) Windows
4 29 (3.86%) Windows Server
5 19 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.46%) Debian
7 11 (1.46%) Solaris
8 9 (1.20%) CentOS
8 9 (1.20%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.66%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.27%) CatOS
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (21.81%) Network Design
2 74 (9.84%) Load Balancing
3 72 (9.57%) ITIL
4 67 (8.91%) Network Architecture
5 60 (7.98%) High Availability
6 57 (7.58%) Business Continuity
7 56 (7.45%) Network Monitoring
8 50 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 47 (6.25%) Presales
10 43 (5.72%) Network Management
11 40 (5.32%) Change Control
12 36 (4.79%) Change Management
13 33 (4.39%) Service Management
14 28 (3.72%) Low Latency
15 27 (3.59%) Capacity Planning
15 27 (3.59%) ITSM
16 26 (3.46%) Information Security
17 25 (3.32%) IT Strategy
18 24 (3.19%) Mentoring
19 23 (3.06%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 66 (8.78%) Python
2 39 (5.19%) Bash Shell
3 36 (4.79%) Perl
4 8 (1.06%) Ruby
5 7 (0.93%) C
5 7 (0.93%) PowerShell
5 7 (0.93%) SQL
6 4 (0.53%) C++
6 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.53%) Tcl
7 3 (0.40%) Java
8 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.13%) Jython
9 1 (0.13%) Lua
Qualifications
1 479 (63.70%) Cisco Certification
2 418 (55.59%) CCNP
3 157 (20.88%) CCIE
4 147 (19.55%) CCNA
5 101 (13.43%) Degree
6 70 (9.31%) JNCIP
7 47 (6.25%) JNCIA
8 30 (3.99%) CCDP
9 24 (3.19%) JNCIS
10 21 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (2.66%) MCSE
12 14 (1.86%) CCIP
13 13 (1.73%) Security Cleared
14 12 (1.60%) CCSE
15 10 (1.33%) SC Cleared
16 9 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (1.06%) CCVP
17 8 (1.06%) DV Cleared
17 8 (1.06%) JNCIE
18 7 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.46%) SLA
2 23 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.86%) ISO27002
5 5 (0.66%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 80 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (3.32%) Active Directory
3 24 (3.19%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.66%) ProxySG
5 10 (1.33%) Firmware
6 9 (1.20%) NFS
6 9 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.06%) KVM
7 8 (1.06%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.93%) iptables
8 7 (0.93%) vSphere
9 6 (0.80%) Xen
10 5 (0.66%) Docker
10 5 (0.66%) QEMU
11 4 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.13%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.13%) vCloud
12 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 32 (4.26%) Nagios
3 30 (3.99%) FortiGate
4 24 (3.19%) Ansible
5 23 (3.06%) Puppet
6 21 (2.79%) Cacti
7 16 (2.13%) Cisco CME
8 15 (1.99%) Cisco Prime
9 14 (1.86%) HAProxy
10 11 (1.46%) SolarWinds Orion
11 9 (1.20%) OpenView
12 5 (0.66%) Endace
12 5 (0.66%) Kubernetes
12 5 (0.66%) Mesos
12 5 (0.66%) Netcool
12 5 (0.66%) rkt
12 5 (0.66%) Salt
13 4 (0.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 4 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
13 4 (0.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 573 (76.20%) Cisco
2 355 (47.21%) Juniper
3 221 (29.39%) Palo Alto
4 168 (22.34%) CheckPoint
5 166 (22.07%) F5
6 103 (13.70%) VMware
7 94 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 70 (9.31%) Fortinet
9 63 (8.38%) HP
10 60 (7.98%) Arista
11 54 (7.18%) Riverbed
12 45 (5.98%) Microsoft
13 40 (5.32%) SonicWALL
14 37 (4.92%) Avaya
15 32 (4.26%) Blue Coat
15 32 (4.26%) Citrix
16 31 (4.12%) Extreme Networks
17 29 (3.86%) Red Hat
18 28 (3.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 28 (3.72%) Meraki
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus/ Benefits
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus package
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London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, overtime
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
TJ Peel
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
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City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + strong benefits and bonus package
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City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-55,000 + Bens
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West London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
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London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
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Croydon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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