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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 101 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing BGP 9 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.61% 0.71% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 4.85% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 12
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.79% -4.44%
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
237 227 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.06% 14.55% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 210 197 240
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -2 7 £54,000 +44.00% 4
Abingdon - 2 £50,000 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 25 (92.59%) OSPF
2 19 (70.37%) WAN
3 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 15 (55.56%) Cisco
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
4 14 (51.85%) C
4 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
5 13 (48.15%) VPN
5 13 (48.15%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (44.44%) IPsec
7 11 (40.74%) CCNP
7 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (37.04%) DNS
8 10 (37.04%) LAN
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (37.04%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (33.33%) VMware
9 9 (33.33%) Ruby
9 9 (33.33%) Python
9 9 (33.33%) Perl
10 8 (29.63%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (29.63%) SELinux
10 8 (29.63%) FCoE
10 8 (29.63%) iSCSI
11 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
11 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
11 6 (22.22%) ITIL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (18.52%) Lync
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) OSPF
2 19 (70.37%) WAN
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
4 13 (48.15%) VPN
4 13 (48.15%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (44.44%) IPsec
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (37.04%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (37.04%) DNS
6 10 (37.04%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) iSCSI
7 8 (29.63%) FCoE
8 6 (22.22%) SAN
9 5 (18.52%) MPLS
9 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
9 5 (18.52%) HSRP
10 4 (14.81%) Network Security
10 4 (14.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (29.63%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
4 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
4 5 (18.52%) Matrix Management
4 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (18.52%) High Availability
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C
2 9 (33.33%) Perl
2 9 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 6 (22.22%) Tcl
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CCNP
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) RHCE
3 5 (18.52%) CCDP
4 4 (14.81%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) CCIE
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.70%) MCSE
6 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) KVM
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.41%) Brocade
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) HP
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