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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 49 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BGP 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.34% - 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £39,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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
84 121 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.09% 23.14% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 55 99 110
Median salary £45,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

BGP Salary Histogram in Watford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (75.00%) DMVPN
2 6 (75.00%) NetScaler
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) FWSM
3 5 (62.50%) Multicast
3 5 (62.50%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
3 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 5 (62.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (62.50%) CCIE
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (62.50%) DWDM
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 4 (50.00%) Brocade
4 4 (50.00%) IOS XR
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS

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 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) DMVPN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (62.50%) DWDM
3 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
3 5 (62.50%) FWSM
3 5 (62.50%) Multicast
3 5 (62.50%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (50.00%) FabricPath
4 4 (50.00%) FCoE
4 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (50.00%) IOS XR
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCIE
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Brocade
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper