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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 29 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.65% 0.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.73% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
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 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 28.65% 22.90% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 36
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) VPN
1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 21 (100.00%) MPLS
1 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 15 (71.43%) VoIP
2 15 (71.43%) WLAN
2 15 (71.43%) VLAN
3 14 (66.67%) ION Trading
3 14 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
5 7 (33.33%) LAN
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 6 (28.57%) DNS
6 6 (28.57%) DHCP
6 6 (28.57%) Internet
6 6 (28.57%) Avaya
6 6 (28.57%) Unified Communications
7 5 (23.81%) CCNA
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) F5
9 3 (14.29%) WAN
10 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
11 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (4.76%) Network Design

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) BGP
1 21 (100.00%) MPLS
1 21 (100.00%) VPN
2 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 15 (71.43%) VLAN
2 15 (71.43%) VoIP
2 15 (71.43%) WLAN
3 14 (66.67%) Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 7 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (28.57%) DHCP
5 6 (28.57%) DNS
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 6 (28.57%) Unified Communications
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall
General
1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Data Network Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 13 (61.90%) Wireless Engineer
3 13 (61.90%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Architect
4 6 (28.57%) Network Architect
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Architect
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Network Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) CCDA
3 1 (4.76%) CCDP
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) ION Trading
2 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) Avaya
5 3 (14.29%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.76%) Fortinet