The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 34 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.56% 1.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 5.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
OSPF
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.61% 18.82% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 36
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £33,852
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +10.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

OSPF
Salary Trend in Chester

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Chester

OSPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Chester region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco