The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 68 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.72% 1.90% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 8.78% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 22
Average salary £33,750 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,250 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 148 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.05% 21.67% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 120 126 183
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
Berkshire

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 17 April 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Slough

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) VPN
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
1 22 (100.00%) CCNA
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (100.00%) BGP
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
1 22 (100.00%) IPsec
2 21 (95.45%) Change Management
2 21 (95.45%) Juniper
2 21 (95.45%) SSL
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) LAN
2 21 (95.45%) JNCIA
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco IOS
2 21 (95.45%) Network Security
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (90.91%) PCI DSS
3 20 (90.91%) ServiceNow
3 20 (90.91%) VoIP
3 20 (90.91%) Avaya
3 20 (90.91%) Data Security
3 20 (90.91%) Wireless
3 20 (90.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (81.82%) EIGRP
4 18 (81.82%) IGRP
4 18 (81.82%) Finance
4 18 (81.82%) CCSP
5 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
1 22 (100.00%) VPN
1 22 (100.00%) BGP
1 22 (100.00%) IPsec
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco IOS
2 21 (95.45%) Network Security
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (95.45%) SSL
2 21 (95.45%) LAN
3 20 (90.91%) VoIP
3 20 (90.91%) Wireless
4 18 (81.82%) EIGRP
4 18 (81.82%) IGRP
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Change Management
2 20 (90.91%) Data Security
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) CAE
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CCNA
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (95.45%) JNCIA
3 18 (81.82%) CCSP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (90.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 20 (90.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
1 21 (95.45%) Juniper
2 20 (90.91%) Avaya
2 20 (90.91%) ServiceNow
3 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago