The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 35 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.50% 6.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 32.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Median salary £70,000 £58,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.00% 19.84% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 20
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

OSPF
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) Multicast
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Junos
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) DMZ
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) VPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) DMZ
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) Junos
2 3 (75.00%) Multicast
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) F5