The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 51 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 20 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.03% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.95% 1.11% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £85,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +112.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 90 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.85% 12.38% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 114 75 93
Median salary £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

BGP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

BGP Salary Trend in Oxford

BGP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Oxford region with a requirement for BGP.

1 18 (62.07%) DNS
1 18 (62.07%) Internet
2 16 (55.17%) Cisco
3 11 (37.93%) OSPF
3 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) VPN
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (37.93%) Forefront TMG
3 11 (37.93%) F5
3 11 (37.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 7 (24.14%) C++
5 7 (24.14%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Juniper
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 18 (62.07%) DNS
1 18 (62.07%) Internet
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (37.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) OSPF
2 11 (37.93%) VPN
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Network Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C++
1 7 (24.14%) Java
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) F5
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Juniper
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat