BGP Jobs with Work from Home Options

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 377 450 605
Rank change year-on-year +73 +155 -174
Permanent jobs citing BGP 210 243 235
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.62% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.06% 4.86% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 142 189 174
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £46,750 £51,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% +7.14% +33.33%
75th Percentile £63,750 £85,000 £83,000
90th Percentile £79,250 £100,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £52,286 £60,000 £59,483
% change year-on-year -12.86% +0.87% +8.15%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,168 5,004 7,106
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 15.35% 11.24% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,490 3,701 4,815
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £75,500 £73,675
90th Percentile £80,000 £89,852 £87,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

BGP trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing BGP.

BGP salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing BGP over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

BGP salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 46 (21.90%) WebLogic
2 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) Gunicorn
3 1 (0.48%) nginx
3 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.48%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 46 (21.90%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 86 (40.95%) Azure
2 65 (30.95%) AWS
3 46 (21.90%) Amazon EKS
3 46 (21.90%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (3.81%) Entra ID
4 8 (3.81%) Microsoft 365
5 7 (3.33%) IaaS
6 6 (2.86%) GCP
7 5 (2.38%) AWS Direct Connect
8 4 (1.90%) PaaS
8 4 (1.90%) SaaS
9 3 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.43%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (1.43%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 3 (1.43%) Route 53
9 3 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.95%) Azure Monitor
10 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.48%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 112 (53.33%) OSPF
1 112 (53.33%) WAN
2 111 (52.86%) MPLS
3 89 (42.38%) TCP/IP
4 88 (41.90%) LAN
5 87 (41.43%) Firewall
6 77 (36.67%) SD-WAN
7 65 (30.95%) DNS
8 57 (27.14%) SSL
9 53 (25.24%) VPN
10 35 (16.67%) WLAN
11 31 (14.76%) Wireless
12 30 (14.29%) VLAN
13 21 (10.00%) IPsec
13 21 (10.00%) Network Security
14 18 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (8.10%) VPLS
16 16 (7.62%) Ethernet
17 15 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (7.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.90%) Amazon RDS
1 46 (21.90%) Oracle Database
1 46 (21.90%) RDBMS
1 46 (21.90%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.43%) MySQL
3 3 (1.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Git
1 1 (0.48%) GitLab
1 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 81 (38.57%) Social Skills
2 13 (6.19%) Law
3 12 (5.71%) Finance
4 9 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.81%) Military
5 8 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.86%) Legal
6 6 (2.86%) Police
6 6 (2.86%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.90%) Publishing
8 3 (1.43%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (0.95%) Banking
9 2 (0.95%) Billing
9 2 (0.95%) Front Office
9 2 (0.95%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.48%) Advertising
10 1 (0.48%) Aviation
10 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (37.62%) Network Engineer
2 47 (22.38%) Lead
3 46 (21.90%) Architect
3 46 (21.90%) Lead Architect
3 46 (21.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 46 (21.90%) Solutions Architect
4 35 (16.67%) Senior
5 33 (15.71%) Analyst
5 33 (15.71%) Network Analyst
6 31 (14.76%) Network Operations Analyst
6 31 (14.76%) Operations Analyst
7 28 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (12.38%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (4.76%) IT Engineer
9 10 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.29%) Cisco Engineer
10 9 (4.29%) Core Network Engineer
10 9 (4.29%) Senior Core Network Engineer
11 8 (3.81%) Consultant
12 7 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.90%) RabbitMQ
1 46 (21.90%) Spring Boot
2 8 (3.81%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.38%) XMPP
4 4 (1.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
1 48 (22.86%) Public Cloud
2 37 (17.62%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (3.81%) Driving Licence
5 7 (3.33%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.86%) PKI
7 5 (2.38%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.38%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.90%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.90%) Smart City
8 4 (1.90%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.95%) Clustering
10 2 (0.95%) Cyber Threat
10 2 (0.95%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.48%) CMDB
11 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 66 (31.43%) Linux
2 47 (22.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (7.14%) Windows
4 6 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.38%) Android
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.95%) VMS
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.29%) Load Balancing
1 51 (24.29%) Project Management
2 50 (23.81%) Migration
3 48 (22.86%) Collaborative Working
4 46 (21.90%) Actionable Insight
4 46 (21.90%) Agile
4 46 (21.90%) ArchiMate
4 46 (21.90%) Cloud Operations
4 46 (21.90%) Data Migration
4 46 (21.90%) Kanban
4 46 (21.90%) Open Source
4 46 (21.90%) Re-Platforming
4 46 (21.90%) Scrum
4 46 (21.90%) SDLC
4 46 (21.90%) Systems Engineering
4 46 (21.90%) TOGAF
5 33 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 27 (12.86%) Mentoring
7 21 (10.00%) Network Design
8 19 (9.05%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.81%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.86%) Python
2 6 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (0.48%) Go
Qualifications
1 76 (36.19%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (31.90%) Security Cleared
3 58 (27.62%) CCNP
4 55 (26.19%) CCNA
5 53 (25.24%) SC Cleared
6 47 (22.38%) AWS Certification
6 47 (22.38%) Azure Certification
7 46 (21.90%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 39 (18.57%) CCIE
9 38 (18.10%) CCDP
10 15 (7.14%) Degree
11 12 (5.71%) JNCIP
12 7 (3.33%) DV Cleared
13 5 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (2.38%) JNCIE
14 4 (1.90%) MCT
15 3 (1.43%) JNCIA
16 2 (0.95%) CCIP
17 1 (0.48%) CCSP
17 1 (0.48%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.24%) SLA
2 5 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.10%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.71%) Docker
2 12 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.90%) vCloud
5 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.95%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.48%) Firmware
6 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (9.05%) FortiGate
2 18 (8.57%) Ansible
3 11 (5.24%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.90%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (1.90%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.90%) WSUS
5 3 (1.43%) Grafana
5 3 (1.43%) HAProxy
5 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.43%) Terraform
6 2 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.95%) Nessus
6 2 (0.95%) Puppet
6 2 (0.95%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.48%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 92 (43.81%) Cisco
2 46 (21.90%) Oracle
2 46 (21.90%) Sparx
3 38 (18.10%) Juniper
4 21 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (9.52%) Meraki
6 19 (9.05%) Palo Alto
7 17 (8.10%) VMware
8 14 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 14 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.81%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.81%) Draytek
9 8 (3.81%) F5
10 6 (2.86%) Aruba
10 6 (2.86%) Extreme Networks
10 6 (2.86%) Infoblox
10 6 (2.86%) Nokia
11 4 (1.90%) Citrix
11 4 (1.90%) NetApp
12 3 (1.43%) HP