The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 100 106 137
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +31
Permanent jobs citing BGP 26 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.71% 1.11% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.79% 6.03% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 5
Average salary £55,000 £52,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.26% +31.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £40,300 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £63,500 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 282 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.83% 18.43% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 208 225 199
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,050 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

BGP Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

BGP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -19 9 £28,500 -52.50% 1
Oxford -2 1 £60,000 +20.00%
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 40 (100.00%) OSPF
2 26 (65.00%) MPLS
3 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (42.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (40.00%) WAN
5 16 (40.00%) Firewall
5 16 (40.00%) Network Security
6 15 (37.50%) Network Design
6 15 (37.50%) CCNP
7 14 (35.00%) Cisco
7 14 (35.00%) Mentoring
8 11 (27.50%) VLAN
8 11 (27.50%) VPN
8 11 (27.50%) LAN
8 11 (27.50%) Linux
9 10 (25.00%) SSL
9 10 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 10 (25.00%) DMZ
9 10 (25.00%) Internet
10 9 (22.50%) Ethernet
11 8 (20.00%) Windows
11 8 (20.00%) CCNA
12 7 (17.50%) JNCIA
13 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
13 6 (15.00%) DNS
13 6 (15.00%) SMTP
13 6 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (15.00%) Line Management

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (7.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) OSPF
2 26 (65.00%) MPLS
3 16 (40.00%) Firewall
3 16 (40.00%) Network Security
3 16 (40.00%) WAN
4 11 (27.50%) LAN
4 11 (27.50%) VLAN
4 11 (27.50%) VPN
5 10 (25.00%) DMZ
5 10 (25.00%) Internet
5 10 (25.00%) SSL
6 9 (22.50%) Ethernet
7 6 (15.00%) DNS
7 6 (15.00%) SMTP
8 5 (12.50%) Broadband
8 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
9 4 (10.00%) IPv6
9 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Telecoms Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Switch Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) CentOS
4 3 (7.50%) Debian
4 3 (7.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (37.50%) Network Design
3 14 (35.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (15.00%) Line Management
4 6 (15.00%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (10.00%) Change Control
6 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) Open Source
8 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.50%) Email Filtering
8 1 (2.50%) Network Management
8 1 (2.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Python
2 4 (10.00%) C
3 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (37.50%) CCNP
3 8 (20.00%) CCNA
4 7 (17.50%) JNCIA
5 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Corosync
1 3 (7.50%) Postfix
2 2 (5.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco
2 10 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.50%) Juniper
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Sophos
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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