The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 98 96 110
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.25% 1.03% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 5.64% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 10
Median salary £42,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.47% +3.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
267 266 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.65% 18.27% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 227 240 313
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) Brocade
5 4 (50.00%) Network Security
6 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (25.00%) CCIE
7 2 (25.00%) CCNA
7 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (25.00%) SLA
7 2 (25.00%) Juniper
7 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (25.00%) MPLS
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
7 2 (25.00%) Multicast
7 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
7 2 (25.00%) F5
8 1 (12.50%) HSRP
8 1 (12.50%) Kernel Tuning
8 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (12.50%) Linux

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) Multicast
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) HSRP
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) SSH
6 1 (12.50%) VRRP
6 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) ProCurve