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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 134 127 128
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing BGP 17 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.64% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.02% 3.07% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
423 489 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.51% 21.00% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 317 386 322
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 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 28 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 - 5 £47,500 -
Watford -12 4 £42,500 -25.43%
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 29 (82.86%) Cisco
1 29 (82.86%) OSPF
2 28 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (54.29%) CCNP
3 19 (54.29%) MPLS
4 18 (51.43%) Firewall
5 15 (42.86%) F5
6 14 (40.00%) EIGRP
7 13 (37.14%) RIP
7 13 (37.14%) Network Design
8 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
9 11 (31.43%) CCNA
9 11 (31.43%) WAN
9 11 (31.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
10 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (28.57%) LAN
10 10 (28.57%) VRRP
10 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
11 9 (25.71%) SSL
11 9 (25.71%) SLA
12 8 (22.86%) Wireless
13 7 (20.00%) VLAN
13 7 (20.00%) Finance
13 7 (20.00%) DWDM
13 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
14 6 (17.14%) DNS
14 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
14 6 (17.14%) Network Security
14 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) OSPF
2 19 (54.29%) MPLS
3 18 (51.43%) Firewall
4 14 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 13 (37.14%) RIP
6 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (31.43%) WAN
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (28.57%) LAN
8 10 (28.57%) VRRP
9 9 (25.71%) SSL
10 8 (22.86%) Wireless
11 7 (20.00%) VLAN
11 7 (20.00%) DWDM
12 6 (17.14%) DNS
12 6 (17.14%) Network Security
12 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
12 6 (17.14%) HSRP
13 5 (14.29%) SDH
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (11.43%) Design Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support
6 1 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) WebSockets
2 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) BYOD
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Network Design
2 6 (17.14%) Network Management
3 4 (11.43%) Change Control
3 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) ITSM
6 1 (2.86%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (54.29%) CCNP
3 11 (31.43%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) CCIP
4 4 (11.43%) CCSP
5 3 (8.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
2 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Cisco
2 15 (42.86%) F5
3 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.29%) Remedy
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Ciena
5 4 (11.43%) Juniper
6 3 (8.57%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago