The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 98 123 138
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 14 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.94% 0.65% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.56% 3.79% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 3
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
307 396 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.51% 17.21% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 245 304 289
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +11 12 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes +11 1 £60,000 +14.28%
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 40 (97.56%) MPLS
2 34 (82.93%) BGP
3 33 (80.49%) Cisco
4 30 (73.17%) Telecoms
5 28 (68.29%) CCNP
5 28 (68.29%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (51.22%) VPN
7 18 (43.90%) WAN
8 17 (41.46%) IPsec
9 15 (36.59%) CheckPoint
9 15 (36.59%) CCNA
10 12 (29.27%) Finance
10 12 (29.27%) IP Telephony
10 12 (29.27%) French Language
10 12 (29.27%) German Language
10 12 (29.27%) Italian Language
10 12 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (29.27%) LAN
11 11 (26.83%) Avaya
11 11 (26.83%) Unified Communications
12 10 (24.39%) Juniper
13 9 (21.95%) Firewall
13 9 (21.95%) F5
14 8 (19.51%) Network Architecture
14 8 (19.51%) Network Design
15 7 (17.07%) Network Security
15 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
16 6 (14.63%) JNCIA
17 5 (12.20%) Visualisation

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) nginx
1 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (97.56%) MPLS
2 34 (82.93%) BGP
3 21 (51.22%) VPN
4 18 (43.90%) WAN
5 17 (41.46%) IPsec
6 12 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (29.27%) IP Telephony
6 12 (29.27%) LAN
7 11 (26.83%) Unified Communications
8 9 (21.95%) Firewall
9 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (17.07%) Network Security
9 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
10 5 (12.20%) DNS
10 5 (12.20%) DWDM
10 5 (12.20%) Internet
10 5 (12.20%) Multicast
10 5 (12.20%) SSL
11 4 (9.76%) DHCP
11 4 (9.76%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 30 (73.17%) Telecoms
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) French Language
2 12 (29.27%) German Language
2 12 (29.27%) Italian Language
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Architect
2 14 (34.15%) Network Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (21.95%) Network Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Multilingual Support
6 6 (14.63%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.32%) IP Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Telecoms Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Data Network Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Network Design Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Network Design Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Network Technical Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Wireless Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Wireless Network Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) LAMP
1 1 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
1 1 (2.44%) Node.js
1 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Network Architecture
1 8 (19.51%) Network Design
2 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
3 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.32%) Presales
3 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Process Management
4 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) PHP
1 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) CCNP
1 28 (68.29%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (36.59%) CCNA
3 6 (14.63%) JNCIA
4 4 (9.76%) JNCIP
5 3 (7.32%) CCDA
5 3 (7.32%) CCDP
5 3 (7.32%) CCIE
5 3 (7.32%) CCNP Voice
5 3 (7.32%) CCSA
5 3 (7.32%) CCSE
5 3 (7.32%) CCVP
5 3 (7.32%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.88%) CCSP
7 1 (2.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) KVM
1 1 (2.44%) oVirt
1 1 (2.44%) Postfix
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) CheckPoint
3 11 (26.83%) Avaya
4 10 (24.39%) Juniper
5 9 (21.95%) F5
6 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
7 4 (9.76%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (4.88%) ION Trading
8 2 (4.88%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) Apple
9 1 (2.44%) Google
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.44%) VMware