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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 139 127 166
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +39
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.16% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 0.66% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
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
519 457 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.67% 24.14% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 413 263 528
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Watford - 5 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £63,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £42,500 -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
1 29 (100.00%) OSPF
2 28 (96.55%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (96.55%) MPLS
3 26 (89.66%) CCNP
4 23 (79.31%) Firewall
5 21 (72.41%) VPN
6 19 (65.52%) Windows
7 16 (55.17%) Wireless
7 16 (55.17%) SolarWinds
8 14 (48.28%) UNIX
8 14 (48.28%) VMware
8 14 (48.28%) VPLS
9 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
9 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (41.38%) ITIL
10 12 (41.38%) EIGRP
11 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
11 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
11 11 (37.93%) VoIP
12 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
13 9 (31.03%) Juniper
14 8 (27.59%) MCP
14 8 (27.59%) CCIE
14 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
14 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (27.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 8 (27.59%) IPsec
14 8 (27.59%) Document Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (37.93%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) OSPF
2 28 (96.55%) MPLS
3 23 (79.31%) Firewall
4 21 (72.41%) VPN
5 16 (55.17%) Wireless
6 14 (48.28%) VPLS
7 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (41.38%) EIGRP
9 11 (37.93%) VoIP
10 8 (27.59%) IPsec
11 7 (24.14%) Network Security
11 7 (24.14%) Multicast
11 7 (24.14%) VRRP
12 6 (20.69%) Internet
12 6 (20.69%) WAN
12 6 (20.69%) DHCP
12 6 (20.69%) HSRP
12 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (20.69%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (17.24%) RIP
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Network Support
4 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Blog
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) Physics
2 2 (6.90%) FMCG
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) UNIX
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Document Management
4 7 (24.14%) Change Control
5 4 (13.79%) Network Design
5 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
6 3 (10.34%) SIEM
6 3 (10.34%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) People Management
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (89.66%) CCNP
3 8 (27.59%) MCP
3 8 (27.59%) CCIE
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (27.59%) MBCS
3 8 (27.59%) VCP4
3 8 (27.59%) VCP5
4 6 (20.69%) CCNA
5 3 (10.34%) VCAP
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Cacti
2 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (10.34%) OpenView
2 3 (10.34%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) SolarWinds
3 14 (48.28%) VMware
4 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
5 9 (31.03%) Juniper
6 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
7 6 (20.69%) F5
8 5 (17.24%) Aruba
8 5 (17.24%) Crossbeam
9 3 (10.34%) ArcSight
9 3 (10.34%) IBM
9 3 (10.34%) Sun
9 3 (10.34%) Compuware
9 3 (10.34%) HP
10 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
10 2 (6.90%) Foundry
11 1 (3.45%) CA
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
AX Intelligence
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum or competitive contract rate
Posted: 23 days ago