The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 10 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 5.88% 5.66% 18.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 26.09% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 11
Median salary £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £49,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,250 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
OSPF
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 14.71% 21.70% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 19
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

OSPF
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Dunstable

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) RIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) DWDM
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) RIP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) DWDM
3 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys