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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 148 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 35 110 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 2.16% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.39% 8.27% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 100 79
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £53,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

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
798 1330 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.03% 26.13% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 594 1082 1015
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -5 16 £55,000 -
Slough +33 8 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Newbury -6 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Wokingham - 2 £39,000 -
Bracknell -6 1 - - 1
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 67 (79.76%) BGP
2 65 (77.38%) MPLS
3 64 (76.19%) Cisco
4 51 (60.71%) Firewall
5 48 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (46.43%) CCNP
6 39 (46.43%) VPN
7 35 (41.67%) Juniper
7 35 (41.67%) Network Design
8 32 (38.10%) Telecoms
9 29 (34.52%) IPv6
10 28 (33.33%) Migration
10 28 (33.33%) Presales
11 27 (32.14%) TCP/IP
12 26 (30.95%) Multicast
13 23 (27.38%) Wireless
14 22 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (25.00%) EIGRP
16 20 (23.81%) CCIE
16 20 (23.81%) Marketing
17 19 (22.62%) MS Office
18 17 (20.24%) RIP
19 16 (19.05%) WAN
19 16 (19.05%) F5
20 15 (17.86%) MS Excel
20 15 (17.86%) VRRP
20 15 (17.86%) Huawei
21 14 (16.67%) VLAN
21 14 (16.67%) LAN
22 13 (15.48%) Wireshark

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 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (22.62%) MS Office
2 15 (17.86%) MS Excel
3 13 (15.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (79.76%) BGP
2 65 (77.38%) MPLS
3 51 (60.71%) Firewall
4 39 (46.43%) VPN
5 29 (34.52%) IPv6
6 27 (32.14%) TCP/IP
7 26 (30.95%) Multicast
8 23 (27.38%) Wireless
9 22 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (25.00%) EIGRP
11 17 (20.24%) RIP
12 16 (19.05%) WAN
13 15 (17.86%) VRRP
14 14 (16.67%) LAN
14 14 (16.67%) VLAN
15 13 (15.48%) Wireshark
16 11 (13.10%) Network Security
17 10 (11.90%) Cisco Wireless
18 9 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
18 9 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
General
1 32 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 20 (23.81%) Marketing
3 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.57%) Back Office
4 3 (3.57%) Billing
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (54.76%) Network Engineer
2 28 (33.33%) IP Engineer
3 15 (17.86%) Senior IP Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) Security Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Network Support
6 8 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Switch Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Sales Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Sales Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) LAN Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.38%) Social Network
4 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Network Design
2 28 (33.33%) Migration
2 28 (33.33%) Presales
3 13 (15.48%) Network Management
4 8 (9.52%) High Availability
4 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.33%) Change Management
5 7 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.95%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (5.95%) Project Management
8 4 (4.76%) Global Marketing
8 4 (4.76%) ITIL
8 4 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (4.76%) Product Management
9 3 (3.57%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.38%) CRM
10 2 (2.38%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) Perl
1 4 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.19%) C++
3 1 (1.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 48 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (46.43%) CCNP
3 20 (23.81%) CCIE
4 10 (11.90%) CCNA
5 6 (7.14%) CCIP
5 6 (7.14%) Degree
6 4 (4.76%) CCSP
6 4 (4.76%) CCVP
7 3 (3.57%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.38%) HP MASE
8 2 (2.38%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.38%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.38%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.19%) CCDA
9 1 (1.19%) CCSE
9 1 (1.19%) CEH
9 1 (1.19%) CISSP
9 1 (1.19%) IISP
9 1 (1.19%) ISSAP
9 1 (1.19%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.95%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) Firmware
3 1 (1.19%) KVM
3 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.19%) QRadar
2 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 64 (76.19%) Cisco
2 35 (41.67%) Juniper
3 16 (19.05%) F5
4 15 (17.86%) Huawei
5 10 (11.90%) Brocade
5 10 (11.90%) Palo Alto
6 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 6 (7.14%) HP
8 5 (5.95%) Aruba
8 5 (5.95%) Blue Coat
8 5 (5.95%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.95%) Forcepoint
9 4 (4.76%) Stonesoft
10 3 (3.57%) NetScout
10 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.38%) AirMagnet
11 2 (2.38%) VMware
12 1 (1.19%) IBM
12 1 (1.19%) Riverbed
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago