The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 99 104
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 21 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.48% 1.26% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 8.53% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 9
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

OSPF is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 280 211 226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 19.73% 14.74% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 262 186 184
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing OSPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Oxfordshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Oxfordshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Oxfordshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +10 10 £40,000 -52.94%
Abingdon +15 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 39 (100.00%) BGP
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco
3 30 (76.92%) VPN
4 25 (64.10%) MPLS
5 23 (58.97%) Firewall
5 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
6 21 (53.85%) Juniper
7 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (43.59%) Ethernet
9 16 (41.03%) CCIE
9 16 (41.03%) CCNP
9 16 (41.03%) VoIP
9 16 (41.03%) High Availability
10 14 (35.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 14 (35.90%) Forefront TMG
10 14 (35.90%) F5
10 14 (35.90%) Network Security
10 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (33.33%) EIGRP
11 13 (33.33%) VRRP
11 13 (33.33%) WAN
11 13 (33.33%) IPsec
11 13 (33.33%) HSRP
12 12 (30.77%) Skype for Business
12 12 (30.77%) Degree
12 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
13 9 (23.08%) Wireless
13 9 (23.08%) Avaya
13 9 (23.08%) CheckPoint
13 9 (23.08%) Nagios

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (30.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) BGP
2 30 (76.92%) VPN
3 25 (64.10%) MPLS
4 23 (58.97%) Firewall
5 17 (43.59%) Ethernet
6 16 (41.03%) VoIP
7 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (35.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (35.90%) Network Security
8 13 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 13 (33.33%) HSRP
8 13 (33.33%) IPsec
8 13 (33.33%) VRRP
8 13 (33.33%) WAN
9 9 (23.08%) DHCP
9 9 (23.08%) DNS
9 9 (23.08%) Kerberos
9 9 (23.08%) LAN
9 9 (23.08%) LDAP
9 9 (23.08%) Wireless
General
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Analyst
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 14 (35.90%) Network Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Engineering Manager
3 9 (23.08%) Network Engineering Manager
3 9 (23.08%) Network Manager
4 8 (20.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Services Director
6 1 (2.56%) Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) High Availability
2 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (7.69%) Network Management
2 3 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (2.56%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (2.56%) Network Design
3 1 (2.56%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (41.03%) CCIE
2 16 (41.03%) CCNP
3 12 (30.77%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Nagios
1 9 (23.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 21 (53.85%) Juniper
4 14 (35.90%) F5
5 9 (23.08%) Avaya
5 9 (23.08%) Blue Coat
5 9 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 9 (23.08%) Palo Alto
5 9 (23.08%) Polycom
5 9 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.69%) Sophos
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