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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 120 139 109
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 13 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.13% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.46% 0.77% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 19
Average salary £50,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
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
376 391 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.84% 16.96% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 272 316 300
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 -13 4 £42,500 +13.33%
High Wycombe 0 3 £55,000 +103.70% 2
Marlow - 1 £40,000 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £45,000 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 26 (92.86%) BGP
2 22 (78.57%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) LAN
3 16 (57.14%) WAN
3 16 (57.14%) MPLS
4 14 (50.00%) DNS
5 13 (46.43%) Firewall
6 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (42.86%) CCNP
7 10 (35.71%) VPN
8 9 (32.14%) Linux
8 9 (32.14%) EIGRP
8 9 (32.14%) IPsec
9 8 (28.57%) SLA
9 8 (28.57%) Network Management
9 8 (28.57%) F5
9 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
10 7 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (21.43%) Degree
11 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
11 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
11 6 (21.43%) VMware
11 6 (21.43%) Network Design
11 6 (21.43%) IPv4
11 6 (21.43%) Windows
11 6 (21.43%) Juniper
11 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) BGP
2 16 (57.14%) LAN
2 16 (57.14%) WAN
2 16 (57.14%) MPLS
3 14 (50.00%) DNS
4 13 (46.43%) Firewall
5 10 (35.71%) VPN
6 9 (32.14%) EIGRP
6 9 (32.14%) IPsec
7 7 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (21.43%) IPv4
9 5 (17.86%) Wireless
9 5 (17.86%) DHCP
9 5 (17.86%) SNMP
9 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.29%) Network Security
10 4 (14.29%) iSCSI
10 4 (14.29%) VPLS
10 4 (14.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Design Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Design Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Network Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Principal Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) EqualLogic
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) CentOS
3 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Network Management
1 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 7 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (21.43%) Network Design
4 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.29%) Operations Management
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
8 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (42.86%) CCNP
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) CCNA
3 3 (10.71%) CCDP
3 3 (10.71%) CCSA
3 3 (10.71%) CCSE
3 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
4 2 (7.14%) CCIP
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) XenServer
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.29%) Samba
2 4 (14.29%) NFS
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) WMI
2 3 (10.71%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) F5
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Juniper
4 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) EMC
5 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
7 2 (7.14%) Huawei
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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