BGP Jobs in the UK excluding London

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 433 541 519
Rank change year-on-year +108 -22 -72
Permanent jobs citing BGP 357 234 357
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.52% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.67% 2.11% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 255 157 257
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,117 £33,550
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £49,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.51% -5.24% +5.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,700 £72,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £51,000 £58,500 £59,483
% change year-on-year -12.82% -1.65% +8.15%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London

BGP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,723 11,094 10,815
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 14.03% 17.75% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7,120 4,967 6,526
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in the UK excluding London

BGP
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BGP in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for BGP in the UK excluding London

BGP
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing BGP in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for BGP in the UK excluding London

BGP
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
South East +76 136 £50,000 - 22
North of England +75 90 £42,500 -5.56% 11
Midlands +57 72 £48,500 -19.17% 16
North West +68 69 £40,000 -33.33% 8
West Midlands +81 65 £48,500 -16.74% 12
South West +5 34 £50,000 - 8
Yorkshire +70 26 £62,500 +38.89% 2
East of England +20 17 £63,750 -1.92%
Scotland -53 17 £75,000 +25.00% 4
East Midlands -13 7 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Wales +6 6 £41,067 - 4
Northern Ireland +22 4 - - 3
North East -16 4 £62,500 +66.67% 1
Channel Islands - 1 £50,000 -
BGP
UK

BGP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (11.20%) WebLogic
2 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Exchange
3 2 (0.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 40 (11.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 97 (27.17%) Azure
2 72 (20.17%) AWS
3 40 (11.20%) Amazon EKS
3 40 (11.20%) Amazon SQS
4 14 (3.92%) GCP
4 14 (3.92%) Microsoft 365
5 13 (3.64%) Entra ID
6 5 (1.40%) IaaS
6 5 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (0.84%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.84%) PaaS
7 3 (0.84%) Route 53
7 3 (0.84%) SaaS
8 2 (0.56%) AWS Direct Connect
8 2 (0.56%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 2 (0.56%) Azure Monitor
8 2 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 213 (59.66%) OSPF
2 158 (44.26%) WAN
3 155 (43.42%) MPLS
4 114 (31.93%) LAN
5 113 (31.65%) Firewall
6 107 (29.97%) TCP/IP
7 85 (23.81%) SD-WAN
8 73 (20.45%) DNS
9 66 (18.49%) SSL
9 66 (18.49%) VPN
9 66 (18.49%) Wireless
10 50 (14.01%) IPsec
11 48 (13.45%) VLAN
12 46 (12.89%) EIGRP
13 45 (12.61%) DHCP
13 45 (12.61%) WLAN
14 41 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
15 37 (10.36%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (10.36%) Ethernet
16 32 (8.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.20%) Amazon RDS
1 40 (11.20%) Oracle Database
1 40 (11.20%) RDBMS
1 40 (11.20%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
2 5 (1.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.12%) MySQL
4 3 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.56%) Redis
6 1 (0.28%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.28%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Git
2 1 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 97 (27.17%) Social Skills
2 13 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.64%) Finance
3 11 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.24%) Military
4 8 (2.24%) Retail
5 6 (1.68%) Legal
6 5 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (1.40%) Police
7 3 (0.84%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.56%) Electronics
8 2 (0.56%) Law
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 175 (49.02%) Network Engineer
2 57 (15.97%) Architect
3 45 (12.61%) Senior
4 42 (11.76%) Lead
4 42 (11.76%) Lead Architect
5 40 (11.20%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 40 (11.20%) Solutions Architect
6 39 (10.92%) Analyst
6 39 (10.92%) Network Analyst
7 37 (10.36%) Network Operations Analyst
7 37 (10.36%) Operations Analyst
8 31 (8.68%) Network Support
8 31 (8.68%) Senior Network Engineer
9 30 (8.40%) IP Engineer
10 28 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (6.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 24 (6.72%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 21 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
13 20 (5.60%) Support Engineer
14 19 (5.32%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.20%) RabbitMQ
1 40 (11.20%) Spring Boot
2 20 (5.60%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.84%) ADO
4 2 (0.56%) .NET
4 2 (0.56%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 46 (12.89%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (10.64%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (3.92%) PKI
6 13 (3.64%) Virtual Team
7 10 (2.80%) Driving Licence
8 9 (2.52%) Clustering
9 7 (1.96%) FMCG
10 5 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.40%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.12%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.12%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.56%) CMDB
12 2 (0.56%) Fibre Optics
12 2 (0.56%) Molecular Biology
13 1 (0.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (18.49%) Linux
2 41 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (7.56%) Windows
4 19 (5.32%) VyOS
5 12 (3.36%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.96%) Android
6 7 (1.96%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.56%) VMS
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.28%) CentOS
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (15.69%) Load Balancing
2 49 (13.73%) Agile
3 46 (12.89%) Project Delivery
3 46 (12.89%) Project Management
4 44 (12.32%) Migration
5 43 (12.04%) Systems Engineering
6 42 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
7 40 (11.20%) Actionable Insight
7 40 (11.20%) ArchiMate
7 40 (11.20%) Cloud Operations
7 40 (11.20%) Data Migration
7 40 (11.20%) Kanban
7 40 (11.20%) Network Design
7 40 (11.20%) Open Source
7 40 (11.20%) Re-Platforming
7 40 (11.20%) Scrum
7 40 (11.20%) SDLC
7 40 (11.20%) TOGAF
8 38 (10.64%) Customer Service
9 34 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 10 (2.80%) Python
3 7 (1.96%) SQL
4 3 (0.84%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.28%) Bash
Qualifications
1 169 (47.34%) Cisco Certification
2 148 (41.46%) Security Cleared
3 124 (34.73%) CCNP
4 86 (24.09%) CCNA
5 71 (19.89%) SC Cleared
6 50 (14.01%) CCIE
7 44 (12.32%) CCDP
8 40 (11.20%) AWS Certification
8 40 (11.20%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 40 (11.20%) Azure Certification
9 31 (8.68%) JNCIA
10 16 (4.48%) Degree
11 15 (4.20%) JNCIP
12 12 (3.36%) JNCIE
13 9 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (1.96%) CCIE Routing and Switching
15 6 (1.68%) JNCIS
16 5 (1.40%) DV Cleared
17 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
17 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (7.56%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 12 (3.36%) Firmware
4 11 (3.08%) Docker
5 10 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.68%) VMware NSX
7 4 (1.12%) vCloud
8 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.56%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 43 (12.04%) FortiGate
2 22 (6.16%) Ansible
3 11 (3.08%) Terraform
4 10 (2.80%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (1.68%) Endace
7 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (1.40%) Nagios
8 4 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (1.12%) Icinga
8 4 (1.12%) WSUS
9 3 (0.84%) Grafana
9 3 (0.84%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.56%) Nessus
10 2 (0.56%) Puppet
10 2 (0.56%) SCOM
10 2 (0.56%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.56%) vMotion
10 2 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 197 (55.18%) Cisco
2 177 (49.58%) Juniper
3 66 (18.49%) Fortinet
4 46 (12.89%) Nokia
5 40 (11.20%) Oracle
5 40 (11.20%) Sparx
6 28 (7.84%) Microsoft
7 27 (7.56%) Ruckus Wireless
8 26 (7.28%) VMware
9 23 (6.44%) F5
10 21 (5.88%) Meraki
11 19 (5.32%) Vyatta
12 15 (4.20%) Aruba
12 15 (4.20%) Palo Alto
13 13 (3.64%) Draytek
14 11 (3.08%) McAfee
14 11 (3.08%) SolarWinds
15 8 (2.24%) Citrix
16 7 (1.96%) Ekahau
17 6 (1.68%) Extreme Networks