The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 100 91 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.42% 0.78% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 3.65% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 274 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.73% 21.49% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 151 210 142
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

OSPF
Salary Trend in Essex

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Essex

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Essex

OSPF
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Chelmsford +10 1 £62,500 +68.91% 1
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 6 (75.00%) SSL
3 6 (75.00%) CCDP
3 6 (75.00%) IPsec
4 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 5 (62.50%) CCDA
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
5 4 (50.00%) CCIE
5 4 (50.00%) CCSP
5 4 (50.00%) BGP
5 4 (50.00%) CCSA
5 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (50.00%) CCSE
5 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (37.50%) Network Design
6 3 (37.50%) Network Security
6 3 (37.50%) JNCIP
6 3 (37.50%) JNCIE
6 3 (37.50%) LAN

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) IPsec
3 6 (75.00%) SSL
4 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
5 4 (50.00%) BGP
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (37.50%) IPv4
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) Network Security
7 2 (25.00%) FirePass
7 2 (25.00%) FWSM
7 2 (25.00%) NX-OS
7 2 (25.00%) SAN
8 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Network Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) CCDP
4 5 (62.50%) CCDA
4 5 (62.50%) CCNA
5 4 (50.00%) CCIE
5 4 (50.00%) CCSA
5 4 (50.00%) CCSE
5 4 (50.00%) CCSP
6 3 (37.50%) JNCIE
6 3 (37.50%) JNCIP
7 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
7 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) F5
3 6 (75.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (62.50%) Juniper
5 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Avaya
6 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chelmsford
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago