Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 171 149
Rank change year-on-year -22 -22 +28
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 13 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.31% 0.26% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 1.37% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 43
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.94% -15.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £33,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,750 £57,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -8.16% -2.00%

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 841 658 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.31% 18.75% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 682 547 590
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,300 £27,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -7 6 £26,500 -37.65%
Cambridge -33 4 £57,500 +35.29%
OSPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 13 (100.00%) BGP
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
4 8 (61.54%) Firewall
5 7 (53.85%) LAN
6 6 (46.15%) Juniper
6 6 (46.15%) CCNP
6 6 (46.15%) CCNA
7 5 (38.46%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (30.77%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (30.77%) Line Management
8 4 (30.77%) Network Management
8 4 (30.77%) RIP
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (30.77%) HNC
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) Nokia
8 4 (30.77%) Electronics
8 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 4 (30.77%) Cryptography
8 4 (30.77%) PKI
8 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (30.77%) RIP
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) HTTP
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) SMTP
8 2 (15.38%) SSL
8 2 (15.38%) VLAN
9 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
9 1 (7.69%) DHCP
9 1 (7.69%) IPsec
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Network Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
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%) Cryptography
1 4 (30.77%) Line Management
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
1 4 (30.77%) Network Management
1 4 (30.77%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
3 1 (7.69%) Proactive Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) HNC
4 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIS
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Nokia
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Meraki
6 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) F5
7 1 (7.69%) Remedy
7 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) Veeam
7 1 (7.69%) Virgin Media
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) WorldPay