The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 54 50 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.69% 1.45% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.61% 4.76% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £49,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 105 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.14% 30.43% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 99 89 111
Median salary £45,000 £37,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 16 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Juniper
1 16 (100.00%) MPLS
1 16 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 16 (100.00%) Brocade
1 16 (100.00%) F5
1 16 (100.00%) Multicast
2 10 (62.50%) Blue Coat
2 10 (62.50%) VLAN
2 10 (62.50%) RIP
2 10 (62.50%) VRRP
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) BGP
3 6 (37.50%) CCIE
3 6 (37.50%) HP
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) MPLS
1 16 (100.00%) Multicast
1 16 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) RIP
2 10 (62.50%) VLAN
2 10 (62.50%) VRRP
3 6 (37.50%) BGP
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
General
1 16 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
1 10 (62.50%) Network Support
1 10 (62.50%) Network Support Engineer
1 10 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 10 (62.50%) Switch Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCIE
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Brocade
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) F5
1 16 (100.00%) Juniper
2 10 (62.50%) Blue Coat
3 6 (37.50%) HP