The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 96 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 0.53% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,000 £38,175
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,000 £41,675
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
OSPF
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
270 375 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.03% 21.45% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 236 287 233
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OSPF
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Cambridge

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (75.00%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) HSRP
3 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (68.75%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (68.75%) Marketing
4 11 (68.75%) WLAN
4 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
4 11 (68.75%) Publishing
4 11 (68.75%) VRRP
4 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) CCNP
8 2 (12.50%) CCNA
8 2 (12.50%) VoIP
8 2 (12.50%) Juniper
8 2 (12.50%) F5
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security
9 1 (6.25%) Change Control
9 1 (6.25%) Junos
9 1 (6.25%) Multicast
9 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
9 1 (6.25%) SSH
9 1 (6.25%) Brocade

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) HSRP
4 11 (68.75%) WLAN
4 11 (68.75%) VRRP
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) SSH
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) RIP
6 1 (6.25%) SNMP
6 1 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (6.25%) SSL
General
1 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
1 11 (68.75%) Publishing
1 11 (68.75%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (68.75%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
1 1 (6.25%) Change Control
1 1 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Brocade
4 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + .
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago