The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 53 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.84% 0.36% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 1.28% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -15.21%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 156 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.00% 28.42% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 84 83 151
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

BGP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Watford region.

BGP Salary Trend in Watford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 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 Watford region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (60.00%) DMVPN
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (40.00%) Multicast
4 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (40.00%) IOS XR
4 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (40.00%) FabricPath
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) FCoE
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) FWSM
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Brocade
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) DMVPN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) FabricPath
3 2 (40.00%) FCoE
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) Frame Relay
3 2 (40.00%) FWSM
3 2 (40.00%) IOS XR
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) Brocade
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware