The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 50 47
Rank change year-on-year +22 -3  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.33% 2.52% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.89% 8.40% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 11
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -5.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

OSPF is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 47 131 126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 22.38% 29.98% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 100 105
Median salary £49,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing OSPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Bracknell

OSPF
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
2 11 (91.67%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Presales
2 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
3 9 (75.00%) VoIP
4 8 (66.67%) CCNA
4 8 (66.67%) CCDA
4 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 8 (66.67%) JNCIA
4 8 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (33.33%) SNMP
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP
6 3 (25.00%) SSL
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) Network Design
6 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (25.00%) SIEM

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
3 9 (75.00%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) VLAN
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) IPsec
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) ICMP
7 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Presales
2 8 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Optimisation
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCDA
2 8 (66.67%) CCNA
2 8 (66.67%) JNCIA
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) CCSE
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) IISP
4 1 (8.33%) ISSAP
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (16.67%) Aruba
2 2 (16.67%) Brocade
2 2 (16.67%) F5
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Meraki
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) NetScout
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) Tufin