The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 134 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 1.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
489 482 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.81% 20.26% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 405 395 390
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Cambridge +2 3 £50,000 +5.26%
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) BGP
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) RIP
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) Nagios
5 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) VoIP
6 4 (36.36%) CCNA
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (27.27%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
7 3 (27.27%) IGRP
7 3 (27.27%) MGCP
7 3 (27.27%) H.323
7 3 (27.27%) CCNP
7 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) UNIX
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) BGP
5 5 (45.45%) RIP
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless
6 4 (36.36%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
7 3 (27.27%) IGRP
7 3 (27.27%) MGCP
7 3 (27.27%) H.323
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (27.27%) MPLS
7 3 (27.27%) HSRP
8 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
1 3 (27.27%) Streaming Media
2 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (18.18%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Debian
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Nagios
2 3 (27.27%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
3 2 (18.18%) Munin
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Perforce
3 3 (27.27%) Trapeze
4 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
4 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
4 2 (18.18%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 2 (18.18%) Aruba
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Polycom
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix