The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 108 138 136
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs citing BGP 27 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.35% 0.65% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 2.95% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 16
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
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
421 543 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.03% 22.12% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 335 373 450
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

BGP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +31 18 £45,000 -18.18%
Watford +26 3 £55,000 +46.66%
Welwyn Garden City +3 2 £60,000 +26.31%
BGP
East of England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 46 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
1 46 (88.46%) Cisco
2 44 (84.62%) OSPF
3 41 (78.85%) CCNP
4 39 (75.00%) LAN
4 39 (75.00%) WAN
5 38 (73.08%) EIGRP
6 33 (63.46%) VPN
7 31 (59.62%) Change Management
8 27 (51.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 26 (50.00%) RIP
10 25 (48.08%) Avaya
10 25 (48.08%) Converged Networks
11 19 (36.54%) Firewall
12 18 (34.62%) CCIE
13 14 (26.92%) MPLS
13 14 (26.92%) CCNA
14 13 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
16 10 (19.23%) Validation
16 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
16 10 (19.23%) Virtual Team Management
16 10 (19.23%) Virtual Team
17 9 (17.31%) Degree
17 9 (17.31%) Windows
18 8 (15.38%) Juniper
18 8 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
18 8 (15.38%) F5
19 7 (13.46%) High Availability
19 7 (13.46%) Microsoft

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (84.62%) OSPF
2 39 (75.00%) LAN
2 39 (75.00%) WAN
3 38 (73.08%) EIGRP
4 33 (63.46%) VPN
5 26 (50.00%) RIP
6 25 (48.08%) Converged Networks
7 19 (36.54%) Firewall
8 14 (26.92%) MPLS
9 13 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (13.46%) DHCP
10 7 (13.46%) Internet
11 6 (11.54%) PBX
12 5 (9.62%) Asterisk PBX
12 5 (9.62%) BIG-IP
12 5 (9.62%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (9.62%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (9.62%) Junos
12 5 (9.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (32.69%) Network Specialist
3 12 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) LAN Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Switch Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) WAN Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Lead Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (3.85%) IT Supervisor
8 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Support Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Virtual Team
2 4 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.77%) Physics
3 3 (5.77%) PKI
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Change Management
2 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
2 10 (19.23%) Validation
2 10 (19.23%) Virtual Team Management
3 8 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (13.46%) High Availability
5 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.62%) Open Source
7 4 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 4 (7.69%) Network Management
8 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.77%) Coaching
8 3 (5.77%) Computer Security
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security
8 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) Server Building
9 2 (3.85%) Presales
9 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) Python
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (78.85%) CCNP
3 18 (34.62%) CCIE
4 14 (26.92%) CCNA
5 9 (17.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (51.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) vSphere
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (88.46%) Cisco
2 25 (48.08%) Avaya
3 8 (15.38%) F5
3 8 (15.38%) Juniper
4 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.62%) HP
5 5 (9.62%) VMware
6 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.77%) Aruba
7 3 (5.77%) Foundry
7 3 (5.77%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
7 3 (5.77%) Tandberg
8 2 (3.85%) Brocade
8 2 (3.85%) Citrix
8 2 (3.85%) Google