The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 54 64
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.84% 1.17% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 4.55% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 99 132 125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 27.65% 25.73% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 91 114 76
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -0.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

OSPF
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Slough

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Slough over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) BGP
2 12 (92.31%) MPLS
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) EIGRP
3 11 (84.62%) Juniper
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco Wireless
4 10 (76.92%) Wireless
4 10 (76.92%) VPN
5 7 (53.85%) CCSP
6 6 (46.15%) CCVP
7 4 (30.77%) CCNA
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
9 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
9 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (15.38%) F5
9 2 (15.38%) LAN
9 2 (15.38%) WAN
9 2 (15.38%) TACACS
9 2 (15.38%) Change Management
10 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 1 (7.69%) 2G
10 1 (7.69%) Data Security
10 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
10 1 (7.69%) L2TP

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) BGP
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) MPLS
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (84.62%) EIGRP
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco Wireless
4 10 (76.92%) VPN
4 10 (76.92%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) TACACS
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) 3G
7 1 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
7 1 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) L2TP
7 1 (7.69%) PPP
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IP Architect
3 1 (7.69%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IP Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Change Management
1 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (7.69%) Data Security
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Network Packet Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) OpenUP
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCSP
3 6 (46.15%) CCVP
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) CCIP
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
1 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago