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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 138 133 125
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing BGP 18 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% 0.77% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 3.37% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 3
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.79% -4.44%
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
494 563 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.59% 22.70% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 343 447 335
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -5 3 £42,500 -22.72%
Watford -15 1 £37,500 -34.78%
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) OSPF
3 31 (81.58%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (60.53%) MPLS
5 20 (52.63%) Firewall
6 19 (50.00%) CCNP
7 14 (36.84%) EIGRP
7 14 (36.84%) F5
8 13 (34.21%) Data Centre
8 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
8 13 (34.21%) WAN
9 12 (31.58%) RIP
9 12 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
10 11 (28.95%) CCNA
10 11 (28.95%) LAN
11 10 (26.32%) Network Design
12 9 (23.68%) VRRP
12 9 (23.68%) CCIE
12 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (21.05%) VLAN
13 8 (21.05%) SLA
14 7 (18.42%) SSL
14 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
14 7 (18.42%) DWDM
14 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
14 7 (18.42%) Multicast
15 6 (15.79%) Network Security
15 6 (15.79%) VPN
15 6 (15.79%) DNS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) OSPF
2 23 (60.53%) MPLS
3 20 (52.63%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) EIGRP
5 13 (34.21%) WAN
6 12 (31.58%) RIP
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (28.95%) LAN
7 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
8 9 (23.68%) VRRP
8 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (21.05%) VLAN
10 7 (18.42%) Multicast
10 7 (18.42%) DWDM
10 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
10 7 (18.42%) SSL
11 6 (15.79%) VPN
11 6 (15.79%) DNS
11 6 (15.79%) Network Security
12 5 (13.16%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Design Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Design Authority
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Network Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) WebSockets
1 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Network Design
2 5 (13.16%) Change Management
2 5 (13.16%) Network Architecture
3 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
4 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.89%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (7.89%) Network Management
4 3 (7.89%) Change Control
4 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (50.00%) CCNP
3 11 (28.95%) CCNA
4 9 (23.68%) CCIE
5 4 (10.53%) CCIP
5 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
2 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 14 (36.84%) F5
3 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.16%) Remedy
4 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) Ciena
5 4 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (5.26%) NetApp
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.63%) EMC
7 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.63%) Crossbeam
7 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
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