The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 98 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 19 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.23% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.71% 1.76% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 4
Average salary £54,500 £31,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.01% -47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
OSPF
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
283 227 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.35% 12.51% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 226 201 298
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Oxford +17 14 £54,000 +71.42% 1
Abingdon - 3 £60,000 - 1
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 28 (96.55%) BGP
2 23 (79.31%) WAN
3 20 (68.97%) Cisco
4 16 (55.17%) Linux
5 14 (48.28%) Firewall
6 12 (41.38%) LAN
6 12 (41.38%) CCNP
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (37.93%) DNS
7 11 (37.93%) UNIX
8 10 (34.48%) Juniper
8 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
8 10 (34.48%) HSRP
9 9 (31.03%) Network Design
9 9 (31.03%) C
10 8 (27.59%) Windows
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 8 (27.59%) MPLS
10 8 (27.59%) EIGRP
10 8 (27.59%) VMware
10 8 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
11 7 (24.14%) Lync
11 7 (24.14%) IPsec
11 7 (24.14%) SAN
11 7 (24.14%) VPN
11 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
12 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
12 6 (20.69%) DHCP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (24.14%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) BGP
2 23 (79.31%) WAN
3 14 (48.28%) Firewall
4 12 (41.38%) LAN
5 11 (37.93%) DNS
6 10 (34.48%) HSRP
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (27.59%) EIGRP
7 8 (27.59%) MPLS
8 7 (24.14%) VPN
8 7 (24.14%) SAN
8 7 (24.14%) IPsec
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (20.69%) Network Security
9 6 (20.69%) VRRP
9 6 (20.69%) DHCP
10 5 (17.24%) RIP
10 5 (17.24%) SNMP
10 5 (17.24%) VoIP
10 5 (17.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Network Support
7 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
7 3 (10.34%) Network Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Network Team Leader
8 2 (6.90%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Network Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 5 (17.24%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) UNIX
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
2 9 (31.03%) Network Design
3 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
5 5 (17.24%) Matrix Management
5 5 (17.24%) Network Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (17.24%) High Availability
5 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) C
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) Tcl
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCNP
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) RHCE
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) CCDP
3 4 (13.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (17.24%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.24%) KVM
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Legato
1 5 (17.24%) Nagios
1 5 (17.24%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (17.24%) Icinga
2 4 (13.79%) Cacti
3 3 (10.34%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) SELinux
4 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.45%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Juniper
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Veeam
4 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
4 5 (17.24%) CommVault
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.79%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.90%) Sonus
8 1 (3.45%) SAP
8 1 (3.45%) F5
8 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.45%) Dell
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