The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 94 102 98
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 25 53 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.54% 2.16% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.83% 7.83% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 48
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.95%
OSPF
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
518 677 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.88% 27.54% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 326 499 469
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +17.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OSPF
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Reading

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Reading

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 58 (100.00%) BGP
2 52 (89.66%) Cisco
3 50 (86.21%) MPLS
4 48 (82.76%) Firewall
5 39 (67.24%) VPN
6 38 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (60.34%) CCNP
8 31 (53.45%) Network Design
9 26 (44.83%) Juniper
9 26 (44.83%) Telecoms
9 26 (44.83%) Presales
10 25 (43.10%) IPv6
11 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
11 24 (41.38%) Migration
11 24 (41.38%) Marketing
11 24 (41.38%) Multicast
12 23 (39.66%) Huawei
13 20 (34.48%) EIGRP
14 19 (32.76%) MS Office
14 19 (32.76%) MS Excel
14 19 (32.76%) MS PowerPoint
15 16 (27.59%) F5
16 15 (25.86%) Change Management
17 14 (24.14%) Wireshark
17 14 (24.14%) CCIE
18 13 (22.41%) CCIP
18 13 (22.41%) BIG-IP
18 13 (22.41%) Network Security
18 13 (22.41%) NetScout
18 13 (22.41%) tcpdump

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (5.17%) SAS
2 2 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (32.76%) MS Excel
1 19 (32.76%) MS Office
1 19 (32.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (100.00%) BGP
2 50 (86.21%) MPLS
3 48 (82.76%) Firewall
4 39 (67.24%) VPN
5 25 (43.10%) IPv6
6 24 (41.38%) Multicast
6 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
7 20 (34.48%) EIGRP
8 14 (24.14%) Wireshark
9 13 (22.41%) BIG-IP
9 13 (22.41%) Network Security
9 13 (22.41%) tcpdump
10 12 (20.69%) SSL
11 11 (18.97%) DNS
12 10 (17.24%) snoop
12 10 (17.24%) WAN
13 7 (12.07%) Wireless
14 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (10.34%) IPsec
14 6 (10.34%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) MySQL
General
1 26 (44.83%) Telecoms
2 24 (41.38%) Marketing
3 5 (8.62%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Back Office
4 4 (6.90%) Billing
5 3 (5.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) IP Engineer
1 27 (46.55%) Network Engineer
2 18 (31.03%) Support Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) Senior IP Engineer
4 14 (24.14%) Security Engineer
5 13 (22.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (22.41%) Network Support
5 13 (22.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 10 (17.24%) Security Support Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Support
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Telecoms Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Network Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Social Network
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Network Design
2 26 (44.83%) Presales
3 24 (41.38%) Migration
4 15 (25.86%) Change Management
5 10 (17.24%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 10 (17.24%) Problem Management
5 10 (17.24%) Service Delivery
5 10 (17.24%) Trend Analysis
6 8 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (10.34%) High Availability
7 6 (10.34%) ITIL
7 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
8 5 (8.62%) Project Management
9 4 (6.90%) Network Management
10 3 (5.17%) CRM
10 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
11 2 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (3.45%) Network Architecture
11 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) Perl
2 5 (8.62%) Python
3 3 (5.17%) PHP
4 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 38 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (60.34%) CCNP
3 14 (24.14%) CCIE
4 13 (22.41%) CCIP
5 7 (12.07%) Degree
6 6 (10.34%) CCNA
7 3 (5.17%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.45%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.45%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.72%) CCDA
9 1 (1.72%) CEH
9 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.72%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.72%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.72%) KVM
2 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 52 (89.66%) Cisco
2 26 (44.83%) Juniper
3 23 (39.66%) Huawei
4 16 (27.59%) F5
5 13 (22.41%) NetScout
6 11 (18.97%) CheckPoint
7 10 (17.24%) Palo Alto
8 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.17%) Ciena
9 3 (5.17%) Nortel
10 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.72%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.72%) HP
11 1 (1.72%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 6 days ago