The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 115 155
Rank change year-on-year +6 +40  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 40 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.92% 1.28% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.39% 6.43% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 18
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 385 451 720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 18.49% 19.87% 25.03%
Number of salaries quoted 321 353 496
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% +3.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing BGP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Hertfordshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Hertfordshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP 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 25 June 2017. 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 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
Watford -7 7 £26,000 -48.00%
Welwyn Garden City +4 6 £32,000 -46.66% 2
Letchworth - 2 - -
BGP
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 42 (84.00%) Cisco
2 37 (74.00%) OSPF
3 33 (66.00%) Firewall
4 32 (64.00%) MPLS
5 29 (58.00%) NetScaler
6 27 (54.00%) LAN
6 27 (54.00%) WAN
6 27 (54.00%) VPN
7 26 (52.00%) EIGRP
7 26 (52.00%) HTTP
7 26 (52.00%) Data Centre
8 25 (50.00%) Palo Alto
8 25 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (50.00%) Citrix
8 25 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 25 (50.00%) E-Commerce
9 23 (46.00%) Cisco IOS
9 23 (46.00%) Fortinet
10 21 (42.00%) F5
11 20 (40.00%) HTML
12 19 (38.00%) Network Security
13 18 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (32.00%) IGRP
15 15 (30.00%) DWDM
15 15 (30.00%) XML
15 15 (30.00%) VMware
15 15 (30.00%) GLBP
15 15 (30.00%) Arista
16 14 (28.00%) DNS
16 14 (28.00%) CCNP

BGP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Akamai
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (74.00%) OSPF
2 33 (66.00%) Firewall
3 32 (64.00%) MPLS
4 29 (58.00%) NetScaler
5 27 (54.00%) LAN
5 27 (54.00%) VPN
5 27 (54.00%) WAN
6 26 (52.00%) EIGRP
6 26 (52.00%) HTTP
7 25 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (46.00%) Cisco IOS
9 19 (38.00%) Network Security
10 16 (32.00%) IGRP
11 15 (30.00%) DWDM
11 15 (30.00%) GLBP
12 14 (28.00%) DNS
13 11 (22.00%) IPsec
14 10 (20.00%) Wireless
15 8 (16.00%) DHCP
16 6 (12.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.00%) Back Office
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
1 6 (12.00%) Military
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Security Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) IT Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Network Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) HTML
2 15 (30.00%) XML
3 6 (12.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (52.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
1 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (18.00%) Network Design
3 6 (12.00%) Analytics
3 6 (12.00%) Data Encryption
3 6 (12.00%) Data Security
3 6 (12.00%) Document Management
3 6 (12.00%) Migration
3 6 (12.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (12.00%) Network Optimisation
3 6 (12.00%) SIEM
3 6 (12.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (4.00%) Change Control
6 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.00%) Release Management
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (28.00%) CCNP
3 11 (22.00%) Degree
4 7 (14.00%) CCNA
5 6 (12.00%) CCIE
6 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) XenApp
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Cisco
2 25 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 25 (50.00%) Citrix
2 25 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 23 (46.00%) Fortinet
4 21 (42.00%) F5
5 15 (30.00%) Arista
5 15 (30.00%) VMware
6 10 (20.00%) Juniper
6 10 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 7 (14.00%) Blue Coat
7 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.00%) Xerox
9 4 (8.00%) Brocade
9 4 (8.00%) Meraki
9 4 (8.00%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.00%) AppSense
11 1 (2.00%) Forcepoint
11 1 (2.00%) Trend Micro
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Tesco PLC
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