The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 55 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.90% 0.70% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 3.45% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £60,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £61,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 116 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.68% 20.24% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 113 97 121
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

OSPF
Salary Trend in Slough

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Slough

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Slough

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) CCVP
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) CCSP
4 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
4 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) 2G
6 1 (14.29%) 3G
6 1 (14.29%) RTCP
6 1 (14.29%) RTP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) RAN Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCSP
2 3 (42.86%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago