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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 102 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.55% 0.76% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 5.26% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 5
Average salary £54,000 £37,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -17.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £45,000 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
232 228 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.96% 14.42% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 208 200 237
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £28,978 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 8 £54,000 +44.00% 3
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (96.15%) BGP
2 20 (76.92%) WAN
3 16 (61.54%) Linux
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco
3 16 (61.54%) Firewall
4 14 (53.85%) C
4 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 13 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 13 (50.00%) VPN
6 12 (46.15%) IPsec
7 11 (42.31%) DNS
7 11 (42.31%) LAN
7 11 (42.31%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (34.62%) Ruby
9 9 (34.62%) Python
9 9 (34.62%) Perl
9 9 (34.62%) CCNP
9 9 (34.62%) VMware
9 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (30.77%) iSCSI
10 8 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (30.77%) FCoE
10 8 (30.77%) SELinux
11 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
11 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
11 6 (23.08%) Degree

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (19.23%) Lync
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) BGP
2 20 (76.92%) WAN
3 16 (61.54%) Firewall
4 13 (50.00%) VPN
4 13 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (46.15%) IPsec
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (42.31%) DNS
6 11 (42.31%) LAN
7 10 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (30.77%) FCoE
8 8 (30.77%) iSCSI
9 6 (23.08%) VoIP
9 6 (23.08%) SAN
10 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
10 5 (19.23%) HSRP
11 3 (11.54%) Wireless
11 3 (11.54%) TACACS
11 3 (11.54%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Consultant
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Network Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (23.08%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
4 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (19.23%) High Availability
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
4 5 (19.23%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C
2 9 (34.62%) Perl
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Ruby
3 6 (23.08%) Tcl
3 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CCNP
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) CCDP
3 5 (19.23%) RHCE
4 4 (15.38%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) KVM
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SELinux
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.85%) SAP
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