Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 172 153
Rank change year-on-year -26 -19 +15
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 13 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.31% 0.24% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 1.26% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 33
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £33,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +38.89% -12.62% +3.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 753 633 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.91% 19.28% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 603 535 568
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,625
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Cambridgeshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Cambridgeshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Cambridgeshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Cambridge -29 7 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Peterborough -2 5 £26,500 -37.65%
OSPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) Juniper
4 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 7 (53.85%) WAN
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
5 6 (46.15%) EIGRP
5 6 (46.15%) CCNP
5 6 (46.15%) VLAN
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (46.15%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) SLA
7 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
7 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
7 4 (30.77%) WorldPay
7 4 (30.77%) Fintech
7 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (23.08%) Line Management
8 3 (23.08%) Network Management
8 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
8 3 (23.08%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (23.08%) Cryptography
8 3 (23.08%) Electronics
8 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (23.08%) PKI

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (46.15%) EIGRP
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) HTTP
7 3 (23.08%) RIP
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (15.38%) Network Security
8 2 (15.38%) SMTP
9 1 (7.69%) DHCP
9 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (7.69%) Junos
9 1 (7.69%) VRRP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Fintech
2 3 (23.08%) PKI
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 3 (23.08%) Cryptography
2 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNA
3 6 (46.15%) CCNP
4 3 (23.08%) HNC
5 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (15.38%) JNCIS
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 4 (30.77%) WorldPay
4 3 (23.08%) Nokia
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.69%) VMware