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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 99 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.45% 1.00% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -
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
247 400 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.96% 22.16% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 214 311 291
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 17 (100.00%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) LAN
3 14 (82.35%) WAN
4 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
4 13 (76.47%) VPN
5 11 (64.71%) WLAN
5 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
5 11 (64.71%) VRRP
5 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
5 11 (64.71%) Publishing
5 11 (64.71%) Marketing
5 11 (64.71%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (64.71%) HSRP
5 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Juniper
8 3 (17.65%) MPLS
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (17.65%) Multicast
8 3 (17.65%) Junos
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) IGMP
9 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.76%) Communications Security
9 2 (11.76%) JSP 440

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) LAN
3 14 (82.35%) WAN
4 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
4 13 (76.47%) VPN
5 11 (64.71%) WLAN
5 11 (64.71%) VRRP
5 11 (64.71%) HSRP
6 3 (17.65%) Multicast
6 3 (17.65%) MPLS
6 3 (17.65%) Junos
7 2 (11.76%) H.323
7 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
7 2 (11.76%) ICMP
7 2 (11.76%) IPsec
7 2 (11.76%) IGMP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (11.76%) SNMP
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
General
1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
1 11 (64.71%) Publishing
1 11 (64.71%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Video Conferencing
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
1 2 (11.76%) Communications Security
1 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
1 2 (11.76%) Network Management
2 1 (5.88%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Brocade
6 1 (5.88%) Veeam
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago