The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 118 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.18% 0.49% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 2.59% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Median salary £42,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
OSPF
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
284 348 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.50% 18.87% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 225 316 226
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OSPF
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Bristol

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 7 (46.67%) EIGRP
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
3 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) SCTP
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 5 (33.33%) ATM
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) SNMP
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) Juniper
7 3 (20.00%) ADSL
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (46.67%) EIGRP
3 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
4 5 (33.33%) ATM
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) SCTP
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (26.67%) SNMP
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) VLAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNA
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) QA
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
5 1 (6.67%) IronPort
5 1 (6.67%) Meraki
5 1 (6.67%) Siemens
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Trustwave
5 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
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