The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 106 106 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 12 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.76% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 4.64% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 2
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +4.65%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
227 280 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.36% 15.89% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 200 241 195
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,975 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BGP
South East

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
Oxford +3 8 £37,500 -25.00%
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) OSPF
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) WAN
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Juniper
4 9 (52.94%) Internet
5 8 (47.06%) DHCP
5 8 (47.06%) RIP
6 7 (41.18%) UNIX
6 7 (41.18%) Nagios
6 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) Network Design
6 7 (41.18%) Cacti
7 6 (35.29%) MPLS
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
8 5 (29.41%) Broadband
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) SNMP
8 5 (29.41%) CCNP
8 5 (29.41%) CCNA
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (29.41%) DSL
8 5 (29.41%) ICMP
8 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
8 5 (29.41%) Degree
8 5 (29.41%) LLU
8 5 (29.41%) Huawei

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) OSPF
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
3 9 (52.94%) Internet
4 8 (47.06%) DHCP
4 8 (47.06%) RIP
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) MPLS
7 5 (29.41%) Broadband
7 5 (29.41%) LAN
7 5 (29.41%) SNMP
7 5 (29.41%) DSL
7 5 (29.41%) ICMP
7 5 (29.41%) LLU
7 5 (29.41%) SSH
8 3 (17.65%) Network Security
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) VLAN
9 2 (11.76%) VoIP
9 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) UNIX
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Network Design
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) QMS
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Lisp
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.76%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Nagios
1 7 (41.18%) Cacti
2 5 (29.41%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
3 5 (29.41%) Huawei
3 5 (29.41%) Brocade
4 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat