The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
England / South East
Rank - - 453
Permanent jobs citing BGP-4 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £57,500
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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2955 4229 4490
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.78% 22.01% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2395 3585 3434
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,500
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 the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

BGP-4
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for BGP-4 in the South East