The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 35 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.07% 1.79% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.59% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.02% 16.07% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70 23 33
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

OSPF
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Croydon

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Croydon

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Croydon region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 7 (77.78%) IPsec
3 7 (77.78%) Palo Alto
4 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 6 (66.67%) SSL
5 5 (55.56%) WLAN
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (55.56%) Network Management
6 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
6 4 (44.44%) MPLS
6 4 (44.44%) CCNA
6 4 (44.44%) LAN
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) WAN
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) Network Design
8 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
8 2 (22.22%) TACACS
8 2 (22.22%) Retail
8 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
8 2 (22.22%) VPLS
8 2 (22.22%) Meraki

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) IPsec
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
4 6 (66.67%) SSL
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (55.56%) WLAN
6 4 (44.44%) LAN
6 4 (44.44%) MPLS
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) WAN
8 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
8 2 (22.22%) Junos
8 2 (22.22%) TACACS
8 2 (22.22%) VPLS
9 1 (11.11%) 4G
9 1 (11.11%) MRTG
9 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
5 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
4 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cacti
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) Palo Alto
4 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Meraki
6 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (11.11%) VMware