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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 36 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.66% 0.99% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 5.08% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +103.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
90 59 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 36.59% 19.41% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 83 45 49
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,850 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 14 (93.33%) MPLS
2 13 (86.67%) BGP
3 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
4 10 (66.67%) VLAN
4 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 9 (60.00%) VoIP
6 8 (53.33%) WLAN
6 8 (53.33%) CCNP
6 8 (53.33%) Wireless
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (53.33%) ION Trading
7 4 (26.67%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (26.67%) DWDM
7 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
7 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (26.67%) JNCIA
7 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) Marketing
9 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
9 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco
9 2 (13.33%) SAP
9 2 (13.33%) RIP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) MPLS
2 13 (86.67%) BGP
3 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (66.67%) VLAN
4 9 (60.00%) VoIP
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 8 (53.33%) Wireless
5 8 (53.33%) WLAN
6 4 (26.67%) DWDM
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) Multicast
7 2 (13.33%) RIP
7 2 (13.33%) VRRP
8 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (6.67%) DNS
8 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
8 1 (6.67%) Internet
8 1 (6.67%) LDAP
8 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Data Network Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CCNP
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) KVM
1 1 (6.67%) oVirt
1 1 (6.67%) Postfix
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) ION Trading
2 4 (26.67%) Extreme Networks
2 4 (26.67%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) VMware