The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 93 133
Rank change year-on-year -3 +40  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 17 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.16% 1.54% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.03% 6.99% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 12
Median salary £67,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £29,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £64,000
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 282 329 421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.17% 22.02% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 199 267 322
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% -1.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Buckinghamshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Buckinghamshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chalfont St Giles - 4 £55,500 - 1
High Wycombe +2 2 £70,000 +27.27%
Milton Keynes - 2 £27,500 -
OSPF
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (80.95%) Cisco
4 16 (76.19%) CCNP
5 14 (66.67%) Firewall
5 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (66.67%) CCIE
5 14 (66.67%) Network Design
6 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (61.90%) Software-Defined Networking
6 13 (61.90%) Customer Requirements
7 12 (57.14%) Multicast
8 10 (47.62%) IGMP
8 10 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
10 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
11 5 (23.81%) LAN
11 5 (23.81%) WAN
12 4 (19.05%) MPLS
13 3 (14.29%) Wireless
13 3 (14.29%) VPN
13 3 (14.29%) CCNA
13 3 (14.29%) Network Management
13 3 (14.29%) Network Security
14 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
14 2 (9.52%) F5
14 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (9.52%) Presales
14 2 (9.52%) Juniper

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) Software-Defined Networking
4 12 (57.14%) Multicast
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (47.62%) IGMP
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
8 3 (14.29%) Network Security
8 3 (14.29%) VPN
8 3 (14.29%) Wireless
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (9.52%) DHCP
9 2 (9.52%) DNS
9 2 (9.52%) Internet
9 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
10 1 (4.76%) HSRP
10 1 (4.76%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (4.76%) VLAN
General
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) IP Engineer
3 13 (61.90%) IP Network Engineer
4 11 (52.38%) Architect
4 11 (52.38%) Network Architect
5 10 (47.62%) Design Engineer
5 10 (47.62%) IP Design Engineer
5 10 (47.62%) Network Design Engineer
6 9 (42.86%) IP Architect
6 9 (42.86%) Network Design Architect
7 3 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) Principal Network Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Consultant
8 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
9 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
9 1 (4.76%) Senior IP Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Network Design
2 13 (61.90%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 2 (9.52%) Presales
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (76.19%) CCNP
3 14 (66.67%) CCIE
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
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