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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 132 132 147
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing BGP 20 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.86% 0.60% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 2.30% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 5
Average salary £46,250 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £55,000 £53,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
592 652 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.34% 25.96% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 410 445 523
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Watford +14 10 £47,500 -17.39%
Hemel Hempstead -28 2 £55,000 -4.34%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £42,500 -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 27 (96.43%) Cisco
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (85.71%) OSPF
3 22 (78.57%) MPLS
4 17 (60.71%) CCNP
5 16 (57.14%) EIGRP
6 15 (53.57%) Firewall
7 13 (46.43%) CCIE
8 12 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (39.29%) Multicast
9 11 (39.29%) Juniper
9 11 (39.29%) VRRP
9 11 (39.29%) VPN
10 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
10 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
11 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (32.14%) F5
11 9 (32.14%) RIP
11 9 (32.14%) LAN
11 9 (32.14%) CCNA
12 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
12 8 (28.57%) WAN
13 7 (25.00%) Wireless
13 7 (25.00%) VLAN
13 7 (25.00%) HSRP
14 6 (21.43%) IPsec
14 6 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
14 6 (21.43%) Network Security
14 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
15 5 (17.86%) DHCP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) OSPF
2 22 (78.57%) MPLS
3 16 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 15 (53.57%) Firewall
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (39.29%) Multicast
6 11 (39.29%) VRRP
6 11 (39.29%) VPN
7 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (32.14%) LAN
8 9 (32.14%) RIP
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (28.57%) WAN
10 7 (25.00%) VLAN
10 7 (25.00%) Wireless
10 7 (25.00%) HSRP
11 6 (21.43%) IPsec
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (21.43%) Network Security
11 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Network Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (10.71%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Architect
4 1 (3.57%) IP Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior IP Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) PKI
1 2 (7.14%) Blog
1 2 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.29%) Change Management
2 4 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Time Management
3 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Network Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (60.71%) CCNP
3 13 (46.43%) CCIE
4 9 (32.14%) CCNA
5 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) CCIP
7 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.57%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Cacti
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) Juniper
3 9 (32.14%) F5
4 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 5 (17.86%) Crossbeam
6 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
6 3 (10.71%) Ciena
6 3 (10.71%) Remedy
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.14%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.57%) EMC
8 1 (3.57%) CA
8 1 (3.57%) 3Com
8 1 (3.57%) VMware
8 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
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