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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 96 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 18 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.17% 0.51% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.55% 3.72% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 2
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
275 242 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.87% 13.70% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 225 216 289
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £53,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 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 27 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 +9 13 £54,500 +50.34%
Abingdon - 3 £60,000 - 1
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 26 (96.30%) BGP
2 21 (77.78%) WAN
3 18 (66.67%) Cisco
4 16 (59.26%) Linux
5 14 (51.85%) Firewall
5 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
6 11 (40.74%) UNIX
6 11 (40.74%) LAN
7 10 (37.04%) CCNP
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
8 9 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) C
9 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 8 (29.63%) Juniper
9 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (29.63%) HSRP
10 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
10 7 (25.93%) Network Design
10 7 (25.93%) SAN
10 7 (25.93%) IPsec
10 7 (25.93%) Windows
10 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) VPN
10 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
11 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 6 (22.22%) Clustering
11 6 (22.22%) EIGRP
11 6 (22.22%) MPLS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 6 (22.22%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) BGP
2 21 (77.78%) WAN
3 14 (51.85%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) LAN
5 9 (33.33%) DNS
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (29.63%) HSRP
7 7 (25.93%) IPsec
7 7 (25.93%) SAN
7 7 (25.93%) VPN
8 6 (22.22%) MPLS
8 6 (22.22%) EIGRP
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (22.22%) Network Security
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (18.52%) Internet
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
9 5 (18.52%) SMTP
10 4 (14.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
9 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
9 1 (3.70%) VoIP Specialist
9 1 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (3.70%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Clustering
3 5 (18.52%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) UNIX
3 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.93%) Network Design
2 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
4 5 (18.52%) Matrix Management
4 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (18.52%) High Availability
4 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) Tcl
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) CCNP
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) RHCE
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) CCDP
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) KVM
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Legato
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
1 5 (18.52%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (18.52%) Icinga
2 4 (14.81%) Cacti
3 3 (11.11%) SELinux
4 2 (7.41%) SCOM
5 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.70%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Juniper
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) CommVault
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) Veeam
4 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
5 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.41%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Sonus
7 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago