The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 126 131 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 12 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.52% 0.27% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 1.68% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 11
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
402 357 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.45% 16.31% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 304 301 329
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +12.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 5 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Beaconsfield - 3 £45,000 -
High Wycombe +4 2 £65,000 +140.74% 2
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 32 (94.12%) BGP
2 29 (85.29%) Cisco
3 20 (58.82%) LAN
3 20 (58.82%) MPLS
4 19 (55.88%) DNS
5 17 (50.00%) WAN
5 17 (50.00%) Firewall
6 16 (47.06%) CCNP
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (44.12%) VPN
8 11 (32.35%) Linux
8 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
8 11 (32.35%) IPsec
8 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
9 9 (26.47%) F5
9 9 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
10 8 (23.53%) DHCP
10 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
10 8 (23.53%) Network Design
10 8 (23.53%) BIG-IP
10 8 (23.53%) Network Management
10 8 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
11 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
11 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
12 6 (17.65%) Internet
12 6 (17.65%) SLA
12 6 (17.65%) IPv4
12 6 (17.65%) Windows

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) BGP
2 20 (58.82%) LAN
2 20 (58.82%) MPLS
3 19 (55.88%) DNS
4 17 (50.00%) WAN
4 17 (50.00%) Firewall
5 15 (44.12%) VPN
6 11 (32.35%) IPsec
7 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 9 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
8 8 (23.53%) DHCP
8 8 (23.53%) BIG-IP
9 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
10 6 (17.65%) Network Security
10 6 (17.65%) IPv4
10 6 (17.65%) Internet
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (14.71%) 4G
11 5 (14.71%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Design Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Design Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Network Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Network Design Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Principal Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Debian
3 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 4 (11.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Network Design
1 8 (23.53%) Network Management
2 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
3 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Operations Management
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.88%) Open Source
6 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) CCNP
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) CCDP
3 4 (11.76%) CCSA
3 4 (11.76%) CCSE
4 3 (8.82%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.88%) CCIP
6 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) FreeRADIUS
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.76%) XenServer
3 4 (11.76%) NFS
3 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Nagios
2 4 (11.76%) WMI
3 1 (2.94%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
3 9 (26.47%) F5
4 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) Juniper
6 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.76%) EMC
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Avaya
7 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.88%) Huawei
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago