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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 118 133 131
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 21 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.97% 0.50% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 2.07% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 6
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £62,100 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
528 484 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.29% 23.98% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 443 391 314
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Hemel Hempstead +11 11 £47,500 -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 36 (90.00%) Cisco
2 30 (75.00%) OSPF
3 25 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (60.00%) MPLS
5 22 (55.00%) Firewall
5 22 (55.00%) CCNP
5 22 (55.00%) WAN
6 19 (47.50%) Internet
7 17 (42.50%) High Availability
8 16 (40.00%) LAN
9 14 (35.00%) VRRP
10 13 (32.50%) RIP
10 13 (32.50%) Unix
10 13 (32.50%) F5
10 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (30.00%) CCIE
11 12 (30.00%) VLAN
12 11 (27.50%) DNS
13 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
13 10 (25.00%) Network Management
14 9 (22.50%) Network Architecture
14 9 (22.50%) Network Design
14 9 (22.50%) CCNA
14 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
14 9 (22.50%) DHCP
14 9 (22.50%) EIGRP
14 9 (22.50%) Juniper
14 9 (22.50%) VMware
15 8 (20.00%) Service Delivery
15 8 (20.00%) Change Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) OSPF
2 24 (60.00%) MPLS
3 22 (55.00%) Firewall
3 22 (55.00%) WAN
4 19 (47.50%) Internet
5 16 (40.00%) LAN
6 14 (35.00%) VRRP
7 13 (32.50%) RIP
8 12 (30.00%) VLAN
9 11 (27.50%) DNS
10 9 (22.50%) DHCP
10 9 (22.50%) EIGRP
11 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (17.50%) Extranet
11 7 (17.50%) HSRP
11 7 (17.50%) iSCSI
11 7 (17.50%) LDAP
11 7 (17.50%) Multicast
11 7 (17.50%) VPN
12 6 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.00%) Games
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Architect
2 16 (40.00%) Network Architect
3 15 (37.50%) Network Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Network Support
7 4 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Support
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Linux Support
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (5.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) EMC VNX
3 6 (15.00%) Xbox
4 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.00%) Physics
6 2 (5.00%) BYOD
6 2 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Unix
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) High Availability
2 10 (25.00%) Network Management
3 9 (22.50%) Network Architecture
3 9 (22.50%) Network Design
4 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 8 (20.00%) ITIL
4 8 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
6 6 (15.00%) Open Source
6 6 (15.00%) Security Management
7 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Coaching
8 2 (5.00%) Computer Security
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.00%) Network Optimisation
8 2 (5.00%) Network Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (55.00%) CCNP
3 12 (30.00%) CCIE
4 9 (22.50%) CCNA
5 6 (15.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
3 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) NFS
3 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.50%) HP NNM
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Cisco
2 13 (32.50%) F5
3 9 (22.50%) Juniper
3 9 (22.50%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) EMC
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.50%) Symantec
5 6 (15.00%) Dell
6 4 (10.00%) Aruba
6 4 (10.00%) Foundry
7 3 (7.50%) HP
8 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.00%) Google
8 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.00%) Tandberg
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago