Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 141 137
Rank change year-on-year -33 -4 +20
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.13% 0.26% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 1.21% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 28
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £50,250 £32,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,750 £58,475
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.15% -2.94% -15.00%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 599 495 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.76% 21.68% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 504 421 449
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Cambridge

OSPF
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) Junos
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) WorldPay