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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 74 104 105
Rank change year-on-year +30 +1  
Permanent jobs citing BGP 41 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.90% 1.19% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.54% 8.13% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 9
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.52% -5.00%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 282 209 226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 19.93% 14.66% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 264 181 184
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Oxford +17 20 £47,500 -44.11%
Abingdon +18 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (57.97%) OSPF
2 39 (56.52%) DNS
3 38 (55.07%) Cisco
4 31 (44.93%) VPN
5 28 (40.58%) Internet
5 28 (40.58%) Juniper
6 26 (37.68%) MPLS
7 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 24 (34.78%) Firewall
8 20 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (26.09%) Linux
9 18 (26.09%) Ethernet
10 17 (24.64%) VoIP
10 17 (24.64%) CCIE
10 17 (24.64%) CCNP
10 17 (24.64%) High Availability
11 15 (21.74%) Network Security
11 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
11 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (20.29%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (20.29%) Forefront TMG
12 14 (20.29%) F5
12 14 (20.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 14 (20.29%) HSRP
12 14 (20.29%) EIGRP
12 14 (20.29%) VRRP
12 14 (20.29%) WAN
12 14 (20.29%) IPsec
13 13 (18.84%) Degree
13 13 (18.84%) Computer Science

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 13 (18.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (57.97%) OSPF
2 39 (56.52%) DNS
3 31 (44.93%) VPN
4 28 (40.58%) Internet
5 26 (37.68%) MPLS
6 24 (34.78%) Firewall
7 18 (26.09%) Ethernet
8 17 (24.64%) VoIP
9 15 (21.74%) Network Security
10 14 (20.29%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (20.29%) EIGRP
10 14 (20.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 14 (20.29%) HSRP
10 14 (20.29%) IPsec
10 14 (20.29%) VRRP
10 14 (20.29%) WAN
11 10 (14.49%) DHCP
11 10 (14.49%) Kerberos
11 10 (14.49%) LAN
11 10 (14.49%) LDAP
General
1 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Analyst
1 16 (23.19%) Network Engineer
2 14 (20.29%) Cisco Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Network Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Engineering Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Network Engineering Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Network Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Services Director
8 2 (2.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Architect
9 1 (1.45%) Data Analyst
9 1 (1.45%) Juniper Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.45%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) High Availability
2 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.35%) Network Management
3 3 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (1.45%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (1.45%) Network Design
4 1 (1.45%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) Perl
1 10 (14.49%) Python
1 10 (14.49%) Ruby
2 8 (11.59%) C++
2 8 (11.59%) Java
2 8 (11.59%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (24.64%) CCIE
2 17 (24.64%) CCNP
3 13 (18.84%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Forefront TMG
2 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) Nagios
1 10 (14.49%) SCOM
2 9 (13.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Cisco
2 28 (40.58%) Juniper
3 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 14 (20.29%) F5
6 10 (14.49%) Avaya
6 10 (14.49%) Blue Coat
6 10 (14.49%) CheckPoint
6 10 (14.49%) Palo Alto
6 10 (14.49%) Polycom
6 10 (14.49%) SolarWinds
6 10 (14.49%) VMware
7 3 (4.35%) Sophos
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