Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 142 139
Rank change year-on-year -29 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.22% 0.18% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 0.88% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 25
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £50,250 £41,250 £41,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,750 £59,450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -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 540 457 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.22% 20.69% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 454 407 464
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,900 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,172 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.15% +0.38% +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 20 January 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (57.14%) WorldPay
4 4 (57.14%) Fintech
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 1 (14.29%) MPLS
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) Windows

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 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) HTTP
6 1 (14.29%) Junos
6 1 (14.29%) MPLS
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Fintech
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) WorldPay
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) F5