The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 126 129 158
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Permanent jobs citing BGP 22 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.96% 0.10% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 0.45% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £33,750 £61,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BGP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
483 444 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.01% 22.48% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 389 305 488
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,510 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

BGP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

BGP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth - 9 £42,500 -
Watford - 9 £50,000 - 3
Stevenage - 4 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £40,000 -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (93.33%) OSPF
3 41 (91.11%) CCNP
3 41 (91.11%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (77.78%) MPLS
5 31 (68.89%) Firewall
6 29 (64.44%) VPN
7 20 (44.44%) WAN
7 20 (44.44%) Windows
7 20 (44.44%) EIGRP
8 18 (40.00%) Juniper
9 17 (37.78%) UNIX
10 16 (35.56%) LAN
10 16 (35.56%) Wireless
10 16 (35.56%) IPsec
10 16 (35.56%) VMware
11 15 (33.33%) SolarWinds
12 13 (28.89%) Network Security
12 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (28.89%) VPLS
12 13 (28.89%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
13 12 (26.67%) SSL
13 12 (26.67%) CCIE
13 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
13 12 (26.67%) ITIL
14 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
14 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
14 11 (24.44%) VoIP
15 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (93.33%) OSPF
2 35 (77.78%) MPLS
3 31 (68.89%) Firewall
4 29 (64.44%) VPN
5 20 (44.44%) WAN
5 20 (44.44%) EIGRP
6 16 (35.56%) LAN
6 16 (35.56%) Wireless
6 16 (35.56%) IPsec
7 13 (28.89%) Network Security
7 13 (28.89%) VPLS
7 13 (28.89%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (26.67%) SSL
9 11 (24.44%) VoIP
10 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (17.78%) Internet
13 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
13 7 (15.56%) VLAN
13 7 (15.56%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.44%) Games
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Network Support
4 4 (8.89%) Network Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Open Source
2 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.89%) Physics
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Online Games
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) UNIX
3 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.78%) Linux
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.78%) Document Management
4 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
4 7 (15.56%) Change Control
4 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (13.33%) Network Design
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.67%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.67%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) Network Management
8 3 (6.67%) SIEM
8 3 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (4.44%) Migration
9 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (91.11%) CCNP
1 41 (91.11%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.67%) CCIE
3 8 (17.78%) VCP5
3 8 (17.78%) VCP4
3 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (17.78%) MBCS
3 8 (17.78%) MCP
4 7 (15.56%) CCNA
5 5 (11.11%) RHCE
5 5 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (6.67%) VCAP
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CCSE
7 1 (2.22%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (13.33%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (11.11%) FortiGate
4 3 (6.67%) OpenView
4 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (4.44%) Cacti
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (40.00%) Juniper
3 16 (35.56%) VMware
4 15 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 10 (22.22%) F5
7 9 (20.00%) Aruba
8 7 (15.56%) HP
9 6 (13.33%) Foundry
10 5 (11.11%) Crossbeam
11 4 (8.89%) Riverbed
11 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
12 3 (6.67%) IBM
12 3 (6.67%) Sun
12 3 (6.67%) Compuware
12 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
13 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
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