The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 121 114 149
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +35
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 0.92% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 5.09% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 2
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
325 393 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.51% 18.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 268 325 396
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Peterborough -5 2 £35,000 -
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 18 (94.74%) BGP
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 13 (68.42%) Firewall
4 12 (63.16%) Juniper
5 10 (52.63%) LAN
5 10 (52.63%) WAN
6 9 (47.37%) CCNA
6 9 (47.37%) HP
6 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
7 8 (42.11%) Brocade
8 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
8 7 (36.84%) SLA
8 7 (36.84%) CCIE
9 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
9 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
9 6 (31.58%) MPLS
9 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
9 6 (31.58%) VLAN
9 6 (31.58%) F5
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (31.58%) Multicast
9 6 (31.58%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (31.58%) WorldPay
9 6 (31.58%) Fintech
10 4 (21.05%) Network Security
11 3 (15.79%) Web Services
12 2 (10.53%) WLAN
12 2 (10.53%) VRRP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (5.26%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) BGP
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) WAN
4 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
5 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 6 (31.58%) Multicast
5 6 (31.58%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (31.58%) VLAN
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) HSRP
7 2 (10.53%) VRRP
7 2 (10.53%) WLAN
8 1 (5.26%) DMVPN
8 1 (5.26%) DNS
8 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.26%) HTTP
8 1 (5.26%) SSH
General
1 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) NOC Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Security Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Fintech
2 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Juniper
3 9 (47.37%) HP
4 8 (42.11%) Brocade
5 6 (31.58%) F5
5 6 (31.58%) WorldPay
6 2 (10.53%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint