The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 36 52
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 0.87% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.67% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £36,875 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.95%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
OSPF
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 75 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 21.15% 32.47% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53 63 87
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

OSPF
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

OSPF Salary Trend in High Wycombe

OSPF
Top 24 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless Security
2 2 (66.67%) xDSL
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless Security
2 2 (66.67%) xDSL
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper