The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 67 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 10 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.24% 0.99% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.94% 14.04% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 11
Average salary £50,750 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
BGP
Oxfordshire

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
144 57 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.89% 7.05% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 139 51 145
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Oxford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) WAN
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) C
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco
4 11 (57.89%) VPN
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (52.63%) IPsec
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (42.11%) DNS
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (42.11%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
7 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (36.84%) Python
7 7 (36.84%) Perl
7 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (36.84%) Ruby
7 7 (36.84%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
8 6 (31.58%) LAN
8 6 (31.58%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (31.58%) SELinux
8 6 (31.58%) FCoE
9 5 (26.32%) KVM
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (26.32%) CCNP
9 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (26.32%) RHCE

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) WAN
3 11 (57.89%) VPN
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (52.63%) IPsec
5 8 (42.11%) DNS
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (42.11%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (31.58%) FCoE
6 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
6 6 (31.58%) LAN
7 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
8 4 (21.05%) SAN
9 3 (15.79%) MPLS
9 3 (15.79%) SSL
9 3 (15.79%) HTTP
9 3 (15.79%) TACACS
9 3 (15.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) Ruby
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Tcl
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CCNP
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (26.32%) RHCE
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCDP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) KVM
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SELinux
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) HP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago