The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 102 105 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing BGP 24 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.55% 1.04% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.92% 5.97% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 10
Median salary £55,000 £52,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.26% +40.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,950 £30,125
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
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
242 268 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.58% 17.48% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 196 221 215
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

BGP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -24 6 £28,250 -43.50%
Oxford -7 2 £60,000 +11.11%
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 37 (100.00%) OSPF
2 23 (62.16%) MPLS
3 18 (48.65%) Network Security
4 16 (43.24%) WAN
5 15 (40.54%) Firewall
6 14 (37.84%) Cisco
6 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
7 13 (35.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (32.43%) LAN
8 12 (32.43%) Network Design
9 11 (29.73%) Linux
9 11 (29.73%) SSL
9 11 (29.73%) VPN
10 10 (27.03%) CCNP
10 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
10 10 (27.03%) DMZ
10 10 (27.03%) Internet
11 8 (21.62%) CCNA
11 8 (21.62%) Windows
11 8 (21.62%) VLAN
12 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
12 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
12 7 (18.92%) JNCIA
12 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (18.92%) Threat Modelling
12 7 (18.92%) SMTP
12 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
13 6 (16.22%) Ethernet
13 6 (16.22%) DNS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 37 (100.00%) OSPF
2 23 (62.16%) MPLS
3 18 (48.65%) Network Security
4 16 (43.24%) WAN
5 15 (40.54%) Firewall
6 12 (32.43%) LAN
7 11 (29.73%) SSL
7 11 (29.73%) VPN
8 10 (27.03%) DMZ
8 10 (27.03%) Internet
9 8 (21.62%) VLAN
10 7 (18.92%) SMTP
11 6 (16.22%) DNS
11 6 (16.22%) Ethernet
12 5 (13.51%) Broadband
12 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
12 5 (13.51%) VoIP
13 4 (10.81%) IPv6
13 4 (10.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
General
1 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Telecoms Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Switch Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Unix
4 3 (8.11%) CentOS
4 3 (8.11%) Debian
4 3 (8.11%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
2 13 (35.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (32.43%) Network Design
4 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (18.92%) Threat Modelling
5 6 (16.22%) Line Management
6 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (13.51%) Network Architecture
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) Open Source
9 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.70%) Email Filtering
9 1 (2.70%) High Availability
9 1 (2.70%) Migration
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Service Management
9 1 (2.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) C
1 5 (13.51%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.03%) CCNP
3 8 (21.62%) CCNA
4 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) JNCIA
4 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Corosync
1 3 (8.11%) Postfix
2 2 (5.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
4 3 (8.11%) Juniper
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.70%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Sophos