The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 204 210 248
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +38
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 69 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.39% 2.83% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 23 38
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +13.25%
OSPF
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1570 1414 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.74% 20.19% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1064 1537
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,520 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OSPF
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

OSPF Salary Trend in the East of England

OSPF
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in the East of England

OSPF
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Bedfordshire +17 21 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Hertfordshire -12 17 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 15 £49,000 +15.29% 1
Essex -8 14 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Suffolk +7 2 £40,000 -5.88%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 119 (95.97%) BGP
2 116 (93.55%) Cisco
3 112 (90.32%) Cisco Certification
4 103 (83.06%) Firewall
5 92 (74.19%) CCNP
6 84 (67.74%) MPLS
7 75 (60.48%) Juniper
8 64 (51.61%) VPN
9 57 (45.97%) TCP/IP
10 52 (41.94%) Wireless
11 48 (38.71%) F5
12 46 (37.10%) EIGRP
13 43 (34.68%) HP
14 42 (33.87%) WAN
15 39 (31.45%) Finance
16 38 (30.65%) Disaster Recovery
16 38 (30.65%) Network Management
16 38 (30.65%) HSRP
17 37 (29.84%) ITIL
17 37 (29.84%) RIP
18 36 (29.03%) SSL
19 35 (28.23%) DWDM
19 35 (28.23%) Cisco Nexus
20 32 (25.81%) PRINCE2
21 31 (25.00%) SLA
22 28 (22.58%) CCNA
22 28 (22.58%) Service Delivery
22 28 (22.58%) HP NNM
23 27 (21.77%) MS Visio
24 26 (20.97%) MS Office

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.84%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.61%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.81%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (21.77%) MS Visio
2 26 (20.97%) MS Office
3 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 119 (95.97%) BGP
2 103 (83.06%) Firewall
3 84 (67.74%) MPLS
4 64 (51.61%) VPN
5 57 (45.97%) TCP/IP
6 52 (41.94%) Wireless
7 46 (37.10%) EIGRP
8 42 (33.87%) WAN
9 38 (30.65%) HSRP
10 37 (29.84%) RIP
11 36 (29.03%) SSL
12 35 (28.23%) DWDM
12 35 (28.23%) Cisco Nexus
13 25 (20.16%) DNS
14 24 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (18.55%) Internet
16 21 (16.94%) Network Security
16 21 (16.94%) Multicast
17 20 (16.13%) VPLS
18 19 (15.32%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Bugzilla
1 4 (3.23%) JIRA
1 4 (3.23%) TestLink
General
1 39 (31.45%) Finance
2 25 (20.16%) Banking
3 5 (4.03%) Retail
4 3 (2.42%) Games
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (52.42%) Network Engineer
2 26 (20.97%) Network Specialist
3 15 (12.10%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (12.10%) Architect
4 12 (9.68%) Design Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Network Architect
5 11 (8.87%) Consultant
6 10 (8.06%) Network Consultant
7 8 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) IP Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Network Design Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Network Support
9 6 (4.84%) Security Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Network Security Consultant
11 4 (3.23%) Cisco Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (4.03%) Equities
3 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.23%) Streaming Media
3 4 (3.23%) IPTV
3 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) Open Source
4 2 (1.61%) Online Games
4 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.61%) Physics
4 2 (1.61%) SecurID
4 2 (1.61%) PKI
5 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.81%) iPad
5 1 (0.81%) Blog
5 1 (0.81%) FMCG
5 1 (0.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.16%) Windows
2 18 (14.52%) UNIX
3 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (11.29%) Linux
5 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.42%) Solaris
8 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 38 (30.65%) Network Management
2 37 (29.84%) ITIL
3 32 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 28 (22.58%) Service Delivery
5 23 (18.55%) Load Balancing
6 22 (17.74%) Network Design
6 22 (17.74%) Change Management
7 21 (16.94%) PRINCE
7 21 (16.94%) Process Improvement
8 12 (9.68%) Change Control
9 10 (8.06%) Regression Testing
10 8 (6.45%) Network Architecture
10 8 (6.45%) Document Management
10 8 (6.45%) System Testing
11 7 (5.65%) Project Management
11 7 (5.65%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (3.23%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.23%) Scrum
12 4 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.87%) Python
2 7 (5.65%) SQL
3 5 (4.03%) Perl
4 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 112 (90.32%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (74.19%) CCNP
3 28 (22.58%) CCNA
4 23 (18.55%) CCIE
5 17 (13.71%) JNCIE
6 12 (9.68%) CCDP
7 8 (6.45%) MCP
7 8 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (6.45%) MBCS
7 8 (6.45%) VCP4
7 8 (6.45%) VCP5
8 6 (4.84%) Degree
8 6 (4.84%) CCIP
9 5 (4.03%) CCSP
9 5 (4.03%) CCDA
9 5 (4.03%) CCSA
9 5 (4.03%) CCSE
10 3 (2.42%) VCAP
11 2 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (25.00%) SLA
2 4 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 16 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.84%) vSphere
3 5 (4.03%) ISA Server
4 3 (2.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (22.58%) HP NNM
2 11 (8.87%) FortiGate
3 8 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (4.84%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.42%) Cacti
5 3 (2.42%) OpenView
5 3 (2.42%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.61%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 116 (93.55%) Cisco
2 75 (60.48%) Juniper
3 48 (38.71%) F5
4 43 (34.68%) HP
5 26 (20.97%) SolarWinds
5 26 (20.97%) VMware
6 17 (13.71%) CheckPoint
7 11 (8.87%) Aruba
8 10 (8.06%) Blue Coat
9 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.84%) Fortinet
10 6 (4.84%) Crossbeam
10 6 (4.84%) Redback
11 4 (3.23%) Polycom
11 4 (3.23%) Sourcefire
11 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.23%) Perforce
11 4 (3.23%) Citrix
12 3 (2.42%) Sun
12 3 (2.42%) Compuware
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