Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 156 175
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19 -11
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 14 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.49% 0.77% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.57% 3.77% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 30
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +23.81% +31.25%
10th Percentile £64,250 £47,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £72,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

OSPF is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 545 636 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.01% 20.28% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 407 506 582
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,650 £24,000 £25,525
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +6.63%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing OSPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 4 - -
High Wycombe +5 3 £67,500 +1.89%
OSPF
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
2 13 (92.86%) Network Design
3 12 (85.71%) CCIE
4 10 (71.43%) CCNP
5 9 (64.29%) Firewall
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) WAN
6 7 (50.00%) IGMP
6 7 (50.00%) Multicast
6 7 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 7 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (42.86%) VPN
7 6 (42.86%) LAN
7 6 (42.86%) MPLS
7 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
8 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
9 4 (28.57%) SLA
9 4 (28.57%) Juniper
9 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (28.57%) xDSL
9 4 (28.57%) F5
10 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
10 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
10 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (21.43%) Data Centre

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) IGMP
3 7 (50.00%) Multicast
3 7 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
6 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (28.57%) xDSL
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (21.43%) DWDM
7 3 (21.43%) Frame Relay
7 3 (21.43%) SDH
7 3 (21.43%) VoIP
7 3 (21.43%) WLAN
7 3 (21.43%) X.25
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Architect
1 12 (85.71%) Network Architect
2 10 (71.43%) Network Design Architect
3 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
4 7 (50.00%) Design Engineer
4 7 (50.00%) IP Architect
4 7 (50.00%) IP Design Engineer
4 7 (50.00%) IP Engineer
4 7 (50.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 7 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Design Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Network Support
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Network Design
2 7 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) CCIE
3 10 (71.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) CCDE
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.14%) CCSP
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.14%) VMware