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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 103 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 15 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% - 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.34% - 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 16
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
281 336 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.72% 18.53% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 203 248 404
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 8 £41,250 -
Marlow - 3 £40,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £47,500 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (64.71%) LAN
3 22 (64.71%) WAN
3 22 (64.71%) MPLS
4 19 (55.88%) EIGRP
5 16 (47.06%) Juniper
6 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (44.12%) SLA
6 15 (44.12%) CCNP
6 15 (44.12%) Network Design
7 14 (41.18%) VPN
8 13 (38.24%) VoIP
8 13 (38.24%) ATM
8 13 (38.24%) Frame Relay
9 11 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (32.35%) SDH
9 11 (32.35%) WLAN
9 11 (32.35%) X.25
9 11 (32.35%) DWDM
9 11 (32.35%) xDSL
10 10 (29.41%) Firewall
11 9 (26.47%) Huawei
12 8 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (23.53%) Network Security
12 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
13 7 (20.59%) SNMP
14 6 (17.65%) Windows
14 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
14 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) BGP
2 22 (64.71%) LAN
2 22 (64.71%) WAN
2 22 (64.71%) MPLS
3 19 (55.88%) EIGRP
4 14 (41.18%) VPN
5 13 (38.24%) VoIP
5 13 (38.24%) ATM
5 13 (38.24%) Frame Relay
6 11 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (32.35%) SDH
6 11 (32.35%) WLAN
6 11 (32.35%) X.25
6 11 (32.35%) DWDM
6 11 (32.35%) xDSL
7 10 (29.41%) Firewall
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (23.53%) Network Security
9 7 (20.59%) SNMP
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
1 14 (41.18%) Architect
2 11 (32.35%) Network Architect
2 11 (32.35%) Network Design Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Network Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Design Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Development Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Network Design Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Principal Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) IVR
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Debian
3 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Network Design
2 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.65%) Network Management
3 3 (8.82%) Network Architecture
3 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (44.12%) CCNP
2 5 (14.71%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) CCIE
3 4 (11.76%) CCDP
3 4 (11.76%) CCSE
3 4 (11.76%) CCSA
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) CCDA
4 3 (8.82%) CISSP
5 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.94%) CCIP
6 1 (2.94%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) XenServer
2 1 (2.94%) Samba
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.94%) Cacti
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Cisco
2 16 (47.06%) Juniper
3 9 (26.47%) Huawei
4 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 6 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) F5
7 2 (5.88%) McAfee
7 2 (5.88%) Nokia
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) Avaya
8 1 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat