The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 79 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% 0.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.95% 1.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
OSPF
North 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 Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
177 291 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.57% 16.96% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 135 199 223
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Cheshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Cheshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester 0 1 £75,000 -
Crewe - 1 £52,500 - 1
OSPF
North West

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) SNMP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) WLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Wiki
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Network Design
6 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (22.22%) DWDM

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) DWDM
5 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) SNMP
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) LDAP
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
1 2 (22.22%) Wiki
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Ticket Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
1 1 (11.11%) oVirt
1 1 (11.11%) Postfix
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Extreme Networks
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
Crewe, Cheshire
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