Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 185 172
Rank change year-on-year +55 -13 -18
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 61 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.76% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.46% 2.05% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 14
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.77% +14.12% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £33,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £56,375
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% -10.00%

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 721 829 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.80% 21.95% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 473 675 551
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +13 59 £36,000 +35.85% 1
Cambridge +30 2 £44,400 -19.27%
OSPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 61 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 59 (96.72%) Cisco
2 59 (96.72%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (93.44%) Firewall
4 55 (90.16%) CheckPoint
4 55 (90.16%) CCNA
5 53 (86.89%) WAN
6 51 (83.61%) Network Security
7 49 (80.33%) Wi-Fi
7 49 (80.33%) LAN
8 45 (73.77%) Ethernet
8 45 (73.77%) Network Management
9 41 (67.21%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (62.30%) Retail
11 36 (59.02%) BGP
11 36 (59.02%) Self-Motivation
12 32 (52.46%) CCNP
13 29 (47.54%) CCSA
13 29 (47.54%) Wireshark
14 28 (45.90%) VoIP
15 25 (40.98%) SolarWinds
15 25 (40.98%) Change Control
15 25 (40.98%) Kalman Filter
15 25 (40.98%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (40.98%) Palo Alto
15 25 (40.98%) Web Filtering
15 25 (40.98%) Stealthwatch
16 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
16 24 (39.34%) Information Security
17 21 (34.43%) Symantec

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 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 57 (93.44%) Firewall
3 53 (86.89%) WAN
4 51 (83.61%) Network Security
5 49 (80.33%) LAN
5 49 (80.33%) Wi-Fi
6 45 (73.77%) Ethernet
7 36 (59.02%) BGP
8 29 (47.54%) Wireshark
9 28 (45.90%) VoIP
10 20 (32.79%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (16.39%) MRTG
12 8 (13.11%) VLAN
12 8 (13.11%) WLAN
13 4 (6.56%) DSL
13 4 (6.56%) EIGRP
13 4 (6.56%) HSRP
13 4 (6.56%) IP Telephony
13 4 (6.56%) RTP
13 4 (6.56%) Wireless
General
1 38 (62.30%) Retail
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (70.49%) Analyst
2 41 (67.21%) Network Analyst
3 23 (37.70%) Security Analyst
4 21 (34.43%) Network Security Analyst
5 16 (26.23%) Network Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Security Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) LAN/WAN Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) LAN Security Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 36 (59.02%) Self-Motivation
2 25 (40.98%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.84%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Unix
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Network Management
2 41 (67.21%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (40.98%) Change Control
3 25 (40.98%) Kalman Filter
3 25 (40.98%) Web Filtering
4 24 (39.34%) Information Security
5 9 (14.75%) Build Automation
5 9 (14.75%) Problem Management
5 9 (14.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Data Security
7 4 (6.56%) DevOps
7 4 (6.56%) Network Design
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (3.28%) Compliance Audit
9 2 (3.28%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.28%) Security Hardening
9 2 (3.28%) Security Operations
9 2 (3.28%) SIEM
9 2 (3.28%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.28%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) PHP
1 2 (3.28%) Python
1 2 (3.28%) R
1 2 (3.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (96.72%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (90.16%) CCNA
3 32 (52.46%) CCNP
4 29 (47.54%) CCSA
5 6 (9.84%) Degree
6 4 (6.56%) CCIE
6 4 (6.56%) CCMSE
6 4 (6.56%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.28%) SAS 70
Systems Management
1 25 (40.98%) Stealthwatch
2 10 (16.39%) Cacti
2 10 (16.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (96.72%) Cisco
2 55 (90.16%) CheckPoint
3 25 (40.98%) Palo Alto
3 25 (40.98%) SolarWinds
4 21 (34.43%) Symantec
5 20 (32.79%) Avaya
5 20 (32.79%) Nokia
5 20 (32.79%) Nortel
5 20 (32.79%) Riverbed
6 10 (16.39%) Fortinet
6 10 (16.39%) Juniper
7 7 (11.48%) Meraki
8 4 (6.56%) Cognizant