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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 142 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 36 105 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 2.01% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.09% 7.82% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 95 88
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £34,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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
880 1343 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.18% 25.72% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 638 1069 1030
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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
Reading -3 20 £55,000 - 1
Newbury +3 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Slough +33 2 £51,750 -13.75%
Wokingham - 2 £39,000 -
Bracknell -5 1 £50,000 +2.56%
Windsor - 1 - -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 73 (79.35%) MPLS
1 73 (79.35%) BGP
2 68 (73.91%) Cisco
3 58 (63.04%) Firewall
4 51 (55.43%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (46.74%) Telecoms
6 41 (44.57%) VPN
7 40 (43.48%) CCNP
7 40 (43.48%) Network Design
8 38 (41.30%) TCP/IP
8 38 (41.30%) IPv6
9 37 (40.22%) Migration
10 35 (38.04%) Presales
11 34 (36.96%) Multicast
12 33 (35.87%) Juniper
13 28 (30.43%) Marketing
14 25 (27.17%) MS Office
15 24 (26.09%) CCIE
16 23 (25.00%) MS Excel
16 23 (25.00%) Huawei
17 21 (22.83%) F5
18 19 (20.65%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (20.65%) MS PowerPoint
18 19 (20.65%) Wireless
18 19 (20.65%) EIGRP
19 16 (17.39%) WAN
19 16 (17.39%) Wireshark
20 15 (16.30%) Network Security
20 15 (16.30%) VRRP
21 14 (15.22%) LAN

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 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (27.17%) MS Office
2 23 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 19 (20.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (79.35%) BGP
1 73 (79.35%) MPLS
2 58 (63.04%) Firewall
3 41 (44.57%) VPN
4 38 (41.30%) IPv6
4 38 (41.30%) TCP/IP
5 34 (36.96%) Multicast
6 19 (20.65%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (20.65%) EIGRP
6 19 (20.65%) Wireless
7 16 (17.39%) WAN
7 16 (17.39%) Wireshark
8 15 (16.30%) Network Security
8 15 (16.30%) VRRP
9 14 (15.22%) LAN
9 14 (15.22%) RIP
9 14 (15.22%) VLAN
10 11 (11.96%) DNS
11 9 (9.78%) IPsec
12 8 (8.70%) BIG-IP
General
1 43 (46.74%) Telecoms
2 28 (30.43%) Marketing
3 5 (5.43%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.26%) Back Office
4 3 (3.26%) Billing
5 2 (2.17%) Advertising
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (44.57%) Network Engineer
2 36 (39.13%) IP Engineer
3 22 (23.91%) Senior IP Engineer
4 17 (18.48%) Support Engineer
5 13 (14.13%) Security Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) Network Support
6 12 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Security Support Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Switch Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Sales Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Sales Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) Technical Support
11 3 (3.26%) Technical Support Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.26%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.17%) Social Network
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.48%) Network Design
2 37 (40.22%) Migration
3 35 (38.04%) Presales
4 14 (15.22%) Network Management
5 10 (10.87%) Change Management
6 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.70%) High Availability
7 8 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (5.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 5 (5.43%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.43%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (5.43%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.43%) Project Management
8 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.43%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (4.35%) Global Marketing
9 4 (4.35%) Product Management
10 3 (3.26%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.35%) Perl
1 4 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (2.17%) PHP
3 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.09%) C++
3 1 (1.09%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 51 (55.43%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (43.48%) CCNP
3 24 (26.09%) CCIE
4 12 (13.04%) CCIP
5 8 (8.70%) CCNA
6 6 (6.52%) Degree
7 3 (3.26%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.17%) CCSP
8 2 (2.17%) CCVP
8 2 (2.17%) HP MASE
8 2 (2.17%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.17%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.09%) CCDA
9 1 (1.09%) CEH
9 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.09%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.09%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.43%) FreeRADIUS
2 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Firmware
4 1 (1.09%) iptables
4 1 (1.09%) KVM
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 68 (73.91%) Cisco
2 33 (35.87%) Juniper
3 23 (25.00%) Huawei
4 21 (22.83%) F5
5 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.96%) Palo Alto
7 10 (10.87%) Brocade
8 8 (8.70%) CheckPoint
9 7 (7.61%) NetScout
10 6 (6.52%) HP
11 5 (5.43%) Aruba
11 5 (5.43%) Blue Coat
11 5 (5.43%) Fortinet
11 5 (5.43%) VMware
12 4 (4.35%) Forcepoint
12 4 (4.35%) Stonesoft
13 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
14 2 (2.17%) AirMagnet
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