The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 93 109 138
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +29
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 26 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.72% 1.16% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 6.36% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 3
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +66.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £40,400 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £63,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
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
234 283 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.50% 18.20% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 205 226 199
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -17 9 £28,500 -52.50% 1
Oxford -2 1 £60,000 +15.38%
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 39 (100.00%) BGP
2 25 (64.10%) MPLS
3 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (43.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (41.03%) WAN
4 16 (41.03%) Network Security
5 15 (38.46%) Network Design
5 15 (38.46%) Firewall
6 14 (35.90%) CCNP
6 14 (35.90%) Mentoring
7 13 (33.33%) Cisco
8 11 (28.21%) LAN
8 11 (28.21%) Linux
8 11 (28.21%) VLAN
9 10 (25.64%) VPN
9 10 (25.64%) SSL
9 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
9 10 (25.64%) DMZ
9 10 (25.64%) Internet
10 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
11 8 (20.51%) Windows
11 8 (20.51%) CCNA
12 7 (17.95%) JNCIA
13 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
13 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
13 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
13 6 (15.38%) DNS
13 6 (15.38%) SMTP
13 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (15.38%) Threat Modelling

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) BGP
2 25 (64.10%) MPLS
3 16 (41.03%) Network Security
3 16 (41.03%) WAN
4 15 (38.46%) Firewall
5 11 (28.21%) LAN
5 11 (28.21%) VLAN
6 10 (25.64%) DMZ
6 10 (25.64%) Internet
6 10 (25.64%) SSL
6 10 (25.64%) VPN
7 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
8 6 (15.38%) DNS
8 6 (15.38%) SMTP
9 5 (12.82%) Broadband
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (10.26%) IPv6
10 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
10 4 (10.26%) VoIP
10 4 (10.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Telecoms Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Switch Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Unix
4 3 (7.69%) CentOS
4 3 (7.69%) Debian
4 3 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (38.46%) Network Design
3 14 (35.90%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (15.38%) Line Management
4 6 (15.38%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (10.26%) Change Control
6 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Open Source
8 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.56%) Email Filtering
8 1 (2.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Python
2 4 (10.26%) C
3 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (35.90%) CCNP
3 8 (20.51%) CCNA
4 7 (17.95%) JNCIA
5 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Corosync
1 3 (7.69%) Postfix
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco
2 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.69%) Juniper
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.56%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) Sophos
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