Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 87 98
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -9
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.51% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 1.98% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +29.41% -24.78%
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,300 £36,250
90th Percentile £43,000 £57,000 £55,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69% +8.33%

BGP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 245 202 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.21% 19.55% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 182 160 161
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,900 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Watford

BGP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for BGP in Watford

BGP
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Watford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
3 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (60.00%) VRRP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) IPsec
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

BGP
Co-occurring 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%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) VRRP
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) IPsec
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto