The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 150 161 116
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -45
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 46 89 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 1.49% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.34% 6.10% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 68 109
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
OSPF
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 Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1061 1458 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.71% 24.43% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1161 1076
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Berkshire region.

OSPF Salary Trend in Berkshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Berkshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +13 27 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Bracknell +10 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Windsor - 2 - -
Newbury +18 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Wokingham - 1 £40,500 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing OSPF 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 81 (85.26%) MPLS
2 79 (83.16%) Cisco
3 77 (81.05%) BGP
4 62 (65.26%) Firewall
5 55 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (49.47%) TCP/IP
7 46 (48.42%) Juniper
8 44 (46.32%) VPN
9 43 (45.26%) CCNP
9 43 (45.26%) Telecoms
10 36 (37.89%) IPv6
11 35 (36.84%) Network Design
11 35 (36.84%) Multicast
12 32 (33.68%) Migration
13 31 (32.63%) F5
14 27 (28.42%) Presales
15 25 (26.32%) Huawei
16 24 (25.26%) Marketing
16 24 (25.26%) EIGRP
17 22 (23.16%) CCIE
18 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
19 20 (21.05%) MS Office
20 19 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
21 18 (18.95%) Change Management
21 18 (18.95%) Linux
22 17 (17.89%) Network Security
22 17 (17.89%) Cisco ASA
23 16 (16.84%) VLAN
23 16 (16.84%) WAN
24 15 (15.79%) VRRP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (4.21%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.16%) SAS
3 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
2 20 (21.05%) MS Office
3 19 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (85.26%) MPLS
2 77 (81.05%) BGP
3 62 (65.26%) Firewall
4 47 (49.47%) TCP/IP
5 44 (46.32%) VPN
6 36 (37.89%) IPv6
7 35 (36.84%) Multicast
8 24 (25.26%) EIGRP
9 17 (17.89%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (17.89%) Network Security
10 16 (16.84%) VLAN
10 16 (16.84%) WAN
11 15 (15.79%) RIP
11 15 (15.79%) VRRP
11 15 (15.79%) Wireshark
12 14 (14.74%) BIG-IP
12 14 (14.74%) DNS
13 13 (13.68%) tcpdump
14 12 (12.63%) SSL
14 12 (12.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) MySQL
General
1 43 (45.26%) Telecoms
2 24 (25.26%) Marketing
3 10 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.26%) Finance
5 4 (4.21%) Back Office
5 4 (4.21%) Billing
6 3 (3.16%) Retail
7 2 (2.11%) Advertising
8 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (49.47%) Network Engineer
2 38 (40.00%) IP Engineer
3 26 (27.37%) Support Engineer
4 22 (23.16%) Network Support
4 22 (23.16%) Network Support Engineer
5 21 (22.11%) Senior IP Engineer
6 17 (17.89%) Security Engineer
7 16 (16.84%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (11.58%) Switch Engineer
9 10 (10.53%) Security Support Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Cisco Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) ICT Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Technical Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Design Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) IP Design Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) IT Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Senior Network Support
12 3 (3.16%) Senior Support Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.21%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.11%) Social Network
5 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 4 (4.21%) Unix
3 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) Network Design
2 32 (33.68%) Migration
3 27 (28.42%) Presales
4 18 (18.95%) Change Management
5 10 (10.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 10 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 10 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 10 (10.53%) Trend Analysis
6 9 (9.47%) High Availability
6 9 (9.47%) ITIL
6 9 (9.47%) Network Management
7 7 (7.37%) Load Balancing
7 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.26%) Project Management
9 4 (4.21%) CRM
9 4 (4.21%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (3.16%) Data Security
10 3 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.32%) Perl
2 5 (5.26%) Python
3 3 (3.16%) PHP
4 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.05%) C++
5 1 (1.05%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 55 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (45.26%) CCNP
3 22 (23.16%) CCIE
4 13 (13.68%) CCIP
5 8 (8.42%) Degree
6 7 (7.37%) CCNA
7 3 (3.16%) CCSP
7 3 (3.16%) CCVP
7 3 (3.16%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.11%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.11%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.05%) CCDA
9 1 (1.05%) CEH
9 1 (1.05%) HP MASE
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.05%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.05%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.16%) Firmware
3 1 (1.05%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.05%) iptables
3 1 (1.05%) KVM
3 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 79 (83.16%) Cisco
2 46 (48.42%) Juniper
3 31 (32.63%) F5
4 25 (26.32%) Huawei
5 14 (14.74%) Palo Alto
6 13 (13.68%) NetScout
7 11 (11.58%) Brocade
7 11 (11.58%) CheckPoint
8 9 (9.47%) Blue Coat
9 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.21%) VMware
11 3 (3.16%) Ciena
11 3 (3.16%) HP
11 3 (3.16%) Nortel
11 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.05%) AirMagnet
12 1 (1.05%) Aruba
12 1 (1.05%) Extreme Networks
12 1 (1.05%) Fortinet
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