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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
London / Croydon
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 6.77% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
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 Croydon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 65 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 19.27% 24.90% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 36
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 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 Croydon region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
3 18 (85.71%) Juniper
4 15 (71.43%) CheckPoint
5 13 (61.90%) Wireless
6 12 (57.14%) IPsec
6 12 (57.14%) Firewall
7 11 (52.38%) SSL
7 11 (52.38%) WLAN
7 11 (52.38%) Network Management
7 11 (52.38%) Palo Alto
8 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (42.86%) EIGRP
10 8 (38.10%) Retail
10 8 (38.10%) VPN
10 8 (38.10%) ITIL
10 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
11 7 (33.33%) VoIP
11 7 (33.33%) CCNP
11 7 (33.33%) CCNA
11 7 (33.33%) Network Design
11 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (33.33%) PCI DSS
12 6 (28.57%) Network Security
12 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
12 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (23.81%) MPLS
13 5 (23.81%) HP
13 5 (23.81%) LAN

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 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 13 (61.90%) Wireless
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) IPsec
4 11 (52.38%) SSL
4 11 (52.38%) WLAN
5 9 (42.86%) EIGRP
6 8 (38.10%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (33.33%) VoIP
8 6 (28.57%) Network Security
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 5 (23.81%) MPLS
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (19.05%) DNS
10 4 (19.05%) WAN
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (14.29%) DHCP
11 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 3 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Network Management
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Network Design
4 6 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Lua
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) JNCIP
4 2 (9.52%) CCDP
4 2 (9.52%) CCSA
4 2 (9.52%) CCSE
4 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
4 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) Kamailio
1 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
1 2 (9.52%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.76%) Cacti
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) Juniper
3 15 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 11 (52.38%) Palo Alto
5 5 (23.81%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) Meraki
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 3 (14.29%) SonicWALL
6 3 (14.29%) WatchGuard
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) F5
7 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
7 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
8 1 (4.76%) Avaya
8 1 (4.76%) BroadSoft
8 1 (4.76%) Dell
8 1 (4.76%) Dialogic
8 1 (4.76%) Mitel