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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 106 118 128
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 16 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.80% 0.48% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.97% 2.28% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
322 394 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.16% 21.02% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 223 300 402
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 September 2014. 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 +6 14 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Beaconsfield - 1 £40,000 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 19 (90.48%) MPLS
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco
4 14 (66.67%) VPN
5 12 (57.14%) EIGRP
5 12 (57.14%) Network Design
6 11 (52.38%) Juniper
6 11 (52.38%) SLA
6 11 (52.38%) ATM
6 11 (52.38%) VoIP
6 11 (52.38%) xDSL
7 10 (47.62%) WAN
7 10 (47.62%) LAN
7 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (42.86%) Frame Relay
8 9 (42.86%) DWDM
8 9 (42.86%) X.25
8 9 (42.86%) SDH
8 9 (42.86%) WLAN
8 9 (42.86%) CCNP
9 7 (33.33%) Huawei
10 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
10 6 (28.57%) CCNA
11 5 (23.81%) CCIE
11 5 (23.81%) IPsec
11 5 (23.81%) Network Security
11 5 (23.81%) Firewall
12 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
12 4 (19.05%) CCDA

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 19 (90.48%) MPLS
3 14 (66.67%) VPN
4 12 (57.14%) EIGRP
5 11 (52.38%) ATM
5 11 (52.38%) VoIP
5 11 (52.38%) xDSL
6 10 (47.62%) LAN
6 10 (47.62%) WAN
7 9 (42.86%) SDH
7 9 (42.86%) WLAN
7 9 (42.86%) DWDM
7 9 (42.86%) X.25
7 9 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (42.86%) Frame Relay
8 5 (23.81%) IPsec
8 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
9 3 (14.29%) SNMP
9 3 (14.29%) RTSP
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) French Language
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 9 (42.86%) Network Architect
2 9 (42.86%) Network Design Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Design Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Design Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Network Design Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Support Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) CCNA
4 5 (23.81%) CCIE
5 4 (19.05%) CCDA
6 3 (14.29%) CISSP
7 1 (4.76%) CCDP
7 1 (4.76%) CCIP
7 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.76%) CCSA
7 1 (4.76%) CCSE
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Juniper
3 7 (33.33%) Huawei
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
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