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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 106 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.73% 0.058% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.98% 0.43% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Average salary £39,250 £28,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.71% -45.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
221 234 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.67% 13.61% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 180 210 303
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 24 December 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
Abingdon - 5 - - 2
Thame - 4 £39,250 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
2 17 (89.47%) Juniper
3 16 (84.21%) Network Design
4 13 (68.42%) Firewall
5 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 12 (63.16%) DNS
6 11 (57.89%) MPLS
6 11 (57.89%) VPLS
7 10 (52.63%) CCNP
7 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 7 (36.84%) Linux
8 7 (36.84%) DHCP
8 7 (36.84%) RIP
9 6 (31.58%) UNIX
9 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
9 6 (31.58%) SNMP
9 6 (31.58%) CCIE
9 6 (31.58%) CCIP
9 6 (31.58%) CCDP
9 6 (31.58%) Internet
9 6 (31.58%) Nagios
9 6 (31.58%) VMware
9 6 (31.58%) Redback
9 6 (31.58%) JNCIE
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
10 5 (26.32%) SMTP
10 5 (26.32%) SAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (10.53%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) DNS
3 12 (63.16%) WAN
4 11 (57.89%) MPLS
4 11 (57.89%) VPLS
5 7 (36.84%) RIP
5 7 (36.84%) DHCP
6 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) SNMP
7 5 (26.32%) SMTP
7 5 (26.32%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) Network Security
7 5 (26.32%) VRRP
7 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
7 5 (26.32%) HSRP
7 5 (26.32%) Multicast
8 4 (21.05%) LAN
9 1 (5.26%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Design Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Network Architect
1 6 (31.58%) IP Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Storage Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Network Support
4 3 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) DTV
1 1 (5.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) UNIX
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Network Design
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CCNP
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) JNCIE
2 6 (31.58%) CCIP
2 6 (31.58%) CCIE
2 6 (31.58%) CCDP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Nagios
2 5 (26.32%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (26.32%) Cacti
2 5 (26.32%) Legato
2 5 (26.32%) Icinga
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) SmokePing
4 1 (5.26%) SELinux
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) Juniper
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Redback
4 5 (26.32%) CommVault
4 5 (26.32%) Veeam
4 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Sonus
7 1 (5.26%) F5
7 1 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) Huawei
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago