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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 29 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.29% 2.72% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.24% 15.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
68 33 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.38% 17.93% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66 31 55
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,604 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 27 September 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Croydon

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) Juniper
5 7 (63.64%) Wireless
5 7 (63.64%) IPsec
5 7 (63.64%) Palo Alto
6 6 (54.55%) MPLS
6 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
6 6 (54.55%) SSL
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (45.45%) LAN
7 5 (45.45%) WLAN
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (45.45%) Network Management
8 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
8 4 (36.36%) Network Design
8 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
8 4 (36.36%) WAN
8 4 (36.36%) VPN
8 4 (36.36%) DNS
8 4 (36.36%) CCNA
9 3 (27.27%) DHCP
9 3 (27.27%) VoIP
9 3 (27.27%) ITIL
9 3 (27.27%) JNCIP
9 3 (27.27%) Junos
9 3 (27.27%) VPLS
10 2 (18.18%) VLAN
10 2 (18.18%) 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 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) IPsec
3 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) MPLS
4 6 (54.55%) SSL
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WLAN
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) Junos
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) VPLS
8 2 (18.18%) RIP
8 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (18.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Management
2 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Network Design
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIP
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cacti
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) Palo Alto
4 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Meraki
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds