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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 50 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.78% 2.43% 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 11.11% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 22
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £45,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,250 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
164 144 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.48% 21.88% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 147 105 150
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 24 July 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Slough

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) MPLS
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) CCNA
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) VPN
4 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) IPsec
5 7 (58.33%) SSL
6 6 (50.00%) Network Management
7 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (41.67%) Lync
7 5 (41.67%) Zenoss
7 5 (41.67%) vSphere
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (41.67%) VMware
7 5 (41.67%) Degree
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (41.67%) SLA
7 5 (41.67%) DNS
7 5 (41.67%) Multicast
8 4 (33.33%) Juniper
8 4 (33.33%) CCNP
9 3 (25.00%) Network Design
9 3 (25.00%) JNCIA

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (41.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) MPLS
3 8 (66.67%) VPN
4 7 (58.33%) IPsec
4 7 (58.33%) SSL
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Multicast
6 3 (25.00%) H.323
6 3 (25.00%) ISDN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (8.33%) VLAN
8 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCNA
3 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) CCNP
6 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
7 1 (8.33%) RHCT
7 1 (8.33%) RHCE
7 1 (8.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) SLA
3 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (41.67%) vSphere
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) Avaya
5 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Polycom
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Nortel
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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