Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 147 171
Rank change year-on-year +14 +24 -4
Permanent jobs citing BGP 42 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.39% 1.09% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% 6.30% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 19
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £38,000 £45,000 £41,850
90th Percentile £53,750 £78,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 487 508 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 16.06% 17.33% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 386 425 405
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £23,875 £26,250 £24,700
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Oxfordshire

BGP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for BGP in Oxfordshire

BGP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BGP 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +12 31 £50,000 - 1
BGP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 32 (76.19%) Cisco
2 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 25 (59.52%) Degree
3 23 (54.76%) Computer Science
4 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
4 22 (52.38%) VPN
5 21 (50.00%) Change Management
5 21 (50.00%) Firewall
6 20 (47.62%) Juniper
7 19 (45.24%) OSPF
7 19 (45.24%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (45.24%) Service Design
8 18 (42.86%) Ethernet
9 17 (40.48%) Network Security
10 16 (38.10%) DNS
11 15 (35.71%) Web Services
11 15 (35.71%) LAN
11 15 (35.71%) WAN
11 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (35.71%) Network Management
11 15 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
12 14 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (33.33%) Web Filtering
12 14 (33.33%) Palo Alto
12 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 13 (30.95%) ITIL
13 13 (30.95%) MPLS
13 13 (30.95%) Nagios

BGP
Co-occurring 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 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
1 22 (52.38%) VPN
2 21 (50.00%) Firewall
3 19 (45.24%) Cisco IOS
3 19 (45.24%) OSPF
4 18 (42.86%) Ethernet
5 17 (40.48%) Network Security
6 16 (38.10%) DNS
7 15 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (35.71%) LAN
7 15 (35.71%) WAN
8 13 (30.95%) MPLS
9 12 (28.57%) IPsec
10 10 (23.81%) EIGRP
10 10 (23.81%) Internet
11 8 (19.05%) HSRP
11 8 (19.05%) VLAN
11 8 (19.05%) VoIP
12 7 (16.67%) VRRP
13 3 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (2.38%) Games
1 1 (2.38%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Network Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Network Security Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Security Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Juniper Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Juniper Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Network Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Security Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (54.76%) Computer Science
2 12 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) VMS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Change Management
2 19 (45.24%) Service Design
3 15 (35.71%) Network Management
4 14 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (33.33%) Web Filtering
5 13 (30.95%) ITIL
6 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 12 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 12 (28.57%) Time Management
7 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
9 6 (14.29%) High Availability
9 6 (14.29%) Network Architecture
9 6 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (14.29%) Security Operations
9 6 (14.29%) Task Automation
10 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
11 4 (9.52%) Change Control
12 3 (7.14%) OWASP
12 3 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Python
2 9 (21.43%) Perl
2 9 (21.43%) Ruby
3 7 (16.67%) C
3 7 (16.67%) C++
3 7 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) Degree
2 15 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (23.81%) CCNP
5 4 (9.52%) CCIE
5 4 (9.52%) CCNA
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (2.38%) CCMSE
6 1 (2.38%) CCSA
6 1 (2.38%) CCSE
6 1 (2.38%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Nagios
2 12 (28.57%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) Cacti
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Cisco
2 20 (47.62%) Juniper
3 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 12 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) CA
7 1 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.38%) HP