The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 61 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.36% 2.27% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 5.42% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 4
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
175 240 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.05% 41.96% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 129 146 93
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
Berkshire

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

OSPF
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Bracknell

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) VRRP
3 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) RIP
3 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (50.00%) Brocade
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Multicast
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) VRRP
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) RIP
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Multicast
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Support
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
1 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (50.00%) Brocade
2 4 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter
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