Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 105 120
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -14
Permanent jobs citing BGP 29 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.82% 0.95% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.26% 6.90% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 8
Oxford median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.00% -7.41% +8.00%
10th Percentile £37,250 £44,125 £42,350
90th Percentile £64,125 £61,250 £56,600
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +17.50% -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 190 203 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 11.93% 13.77% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 156 183 172
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +5.37% +5.58%
10th Percentile £25,625 £26,250 £22,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £61,125
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +8.11%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 20 (68.97%) Cisco
3 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 18 (62.07%) OSPF
3 18 (62.07%) Degree
4 16 (55.17%) Computer Science
4 16 (55.17%) Network Security
5 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (51.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (51.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (51.72%) Web Services
5 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
5 15 (51.72%) VPN
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 14 (48.28%) Juniper
6 14 (48.28%) Palo Alto
6 14 (48.28%) Web Filtering
6 14 (48.28%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (48.28%) Change Management
7 13 (44.83%) ITIL
7 13 (44.83%) Nagios
8 12 (41.38%) MPLS
8 12 (41.38%) IPsec
8 12 (41.38%) Python
8 12 (41.38%) SCOM
8 12 (41.38%) Time Management
8 12 (41.38%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (41.38%) SolarWinds
8 12 (41.38%) Problem Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 18 (62.07%) OSPF
3 16 (55.17%) Network Security
4 15 (51.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
4 15 (51.72%) VPN
5 12 (41.38%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (41.38%) IPsec
5 12 (41.38%) MPLS
6 11 (37.93%) DNS
7 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
7 10 (34.48%) Ethernet
8 8 (27.59%) HSRP
8 8 (27.59%) LAN
8 8 (27.59%) VoIP
8 8 (27.59%) WAN
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
9 7 (24.14%) VLAN
9 7 (24.14%) VRRP
10 3 (10.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Network Engineer
2 15 (51.72%) Network Security Engineer
2 15 (51.72%) Security Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Juniper Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) LAN Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) WAN Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Juniper Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Network Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Security Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Computer Science
2 12 (41.38%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) CentOS
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) VMS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Change Management
1 14 (48.28%) Kalman Filter
1 14 (48.28%) Web Filtering
2 13 (44.83%) ITIL
3 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
3 12 (41.38%) Problem Management
3 12 (41.38%) Service Design
3 12 (41.38%) Time Management
4 8 (27.59%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (27.59%) Network Management
5 7 (24.14%) Network Virtualisation
6 6 (20.69%) High Availability
6 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
6 6 (20.69%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (20.69%) Security Operations
6 6 (20.69%) Task Automation
7 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.79%) Change Control
9 3 (10.34%) OWASP
9 3 (10.34%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Python
2 9 (31.03%) Perl
2 9 (31.03%) Ruby
3 7 (24.14%) C
3 7 (24.14%) C++
3 7 (24.14%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Degree
2 15 (51.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (31.03%) CCNP
5 4 (13.79%) CCNA
6 3 (10.34%) CCIE
7 1 (3.45%) CCMSE
7 1 (3.45%) CCSA
7 1 (3.45%) CCSE
7 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Nagios
2 12 (41.38%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Cacti
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Juniper
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) Palo Alto
3 12 (41.38%) SolarWinds
4 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) CA
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) HP