The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 83 65
Rank change year-on-year +18 -18  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 16 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.27% 0.27% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 2.20% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 15
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £60,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 104 91 143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 14.75% 12.43% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74 73 134
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing BGP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Oxford

BGP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for BGP in Oxford

BGP
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Oxford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for BGP.

1 28 (80.00%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) Juniper
3 20 (57.14%) DNS
4 19 (54.29%) VPN
5 15 (42.86%) OSPF
6 14 (40.00%) Firewall
7 12 (34.29%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 11 (31.43%) Internet
9 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (25.71%) WAN
11 8 (22.86%) VoIP
11 8 (22.86%) EIGRP
11 8 (22.86%) F5
11 8 (22.86%) HSRP
12 7 (20.00%) High Availability
12 7 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (20.00%) Palo Alto
12 7 (20.00%) VRRP
12 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 7 (20.00%) Ethernet
12 7 (20.00%) MPLS
12 7 (20.00%) IPsec
13 6 (17.14%) Network Security
13 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
13 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
14 5 (14.29%) ITIL
14 5 (14.29%) Computer Science

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) DNS
2 19 (54.29%) VPN
3 15 (42.86%) OSPF
4 14 (40.00%) Firewall
5 11 (31.43%) Internet
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (25.71%) WAN
8 8 (22.86%) EIGRP
8 8 (22.86%) HSRP
8 8 (22.86%) VoIP
9 7 (20.00%) Ethernet
9 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (20.00%) IPsec
9 7 (20.00%) MPLS
9 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (20.00%) VRRP
10 6 (17.14%) Network Security
11 4 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (5.71%) LAN
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) VMS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) High Availability
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.43%) Security Operations
3 4 (11.43%) Service Design
3 4 (11.43%) Time Management
3 4 (11.43%) Web Filtering
4 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Network Management
4 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.71%) Task Automation
5 1 (2.86%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C++
1 3 (8.57%) Java
1 3 (8.57%) Perl
1 3 (8.57%) Python
1 3 (8.57%) Ruby
2 2 (5.71%) C
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCIE
2 1 (2.86%) CCMSE
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) CCSA
2 1 (2.86%) CCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Nagios
1 4 (11.43%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) Juniper
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) F5
5 7 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
7 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.86%) CA
9 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.86%) HP
9 1 (2.86%) VMware
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