Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 179 175
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4 -9
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 12 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 2.42% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 15
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £49,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.90% -6.19% +40.00%
10th Percentile £31,200 £33,000 £37,950
90th Percentile £42,200 £79,000 £60,350
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% +15.00% +5.26%

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 740 784 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.03% 21.01% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 480 620 585
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,200
90th Percentile £63,875 £62,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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
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 17 July 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
Peterborough -21 8 £33,000 -25.00% 5
Cambridge -17 3 - - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £42,500 -
OSPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) CCNA
3 10 (83.33%) Ethernet
4 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
4 9 (75.00%) Firewall
5 8 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (66.67%) VoIP
5 8 (66.67%) WAN
5 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
6 7 (58.33%) Nortel
6 7 (58.33%) Avaya
6 7 (58.33%) Nokia
6 7 (58.33%) Network Security
6 7 (58.33%) Retail
6 7 (58.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (58.33%) Riverbed
6 7 (58.33%) Network Management
6 7 (58.33%) Change Control
6 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
6 7 (58.33%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (33.33%) Juniper
7 4 (33.33%) VLAN
8 3 (25.00%) Fintech
8 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) Ethernet
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) LAN
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (66.67%) VoIP
4 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 8 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (58.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (58.33%) Network Security
6 4 (33.33%) VLAN
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (16.67%) Internet
9 1 (8.33%) DSL
9 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
9 1 (8.33%) MPLS
9 1 (8.33%) RTP
9 1 (8.33%) VRRP
9 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Network Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Check Point Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
1 7 (58.33%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Change Control
1 7 (58.33%) Network Management
1 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (58.33%) Avaya
3 7 (58.33%) Nokia
3 7 (58.33%) Nortel
3 7 (58.33%) Riverbed
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (25.00%) WorldPay
6 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) VMware