The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 163 169 185
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 12 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.65% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 3.97% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 6
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,331
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,750 £35,331
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £62,350 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
OSPF
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
493 604 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.54% 16.44% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 400 481 476
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

OSPF
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

OSPF Salary Trend in the East Midlands

OSPF
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

OSPF
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +17 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Derbyshire 0 1 £47,500 -17.39%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 20 (95.24%) BGP
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (71.43%) CCNP
4 15 (71.43%) Juniper
5 14 (66.67%) VPN
6 12 (57.14%) MPLS
7 10 (47.62%) Firewall
8 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
9 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
9 8 (38.10%) Wireless
9 8 (38.10%) EIGRP
9 8 (38.10%) LAN
9 8 (38.10%) WAN
10 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (28.57%) IaaS
11 6 (28.57%) xDSL
11 6 (28.57%) Presales
11 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
11 6 (28.57%) VLAN
12 5 (23.81%) XMPP
12 5 (23.81%) IPsec
12 5 (23.81%) Finance
12 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
12 5 (23.81%) WAAS
12 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
12 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
12 5 (23.81%) WAN Optimisation
12 5 (23.81%) Ipanema Technologies
12 5 (23.81%) Spanning Tree

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) BGP
2 14 (66.67%) VPN
3 12 (57.14%) MPLS
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) EIGRP
5 8 (38.10%) LAN
5 8 (38.10%) WAN
5 8 (38.10%) Wireless
6 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
6 6 (28.57%) VLAN
6 6 (28.57%) xDSL
7 5 (23.81%) IPsec
7 5 (23.81%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
7 5 (23.81%) WAAS
8 4 (19.05%) SSL
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (14.29%) RIP
10 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Network Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Manager
3 4 (19.05%) WAN Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Presales Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (28.57%) Presales
3 5 (23.81%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Data Security
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (23.81%) Ipanema Technologies
3 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
4 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) F5
5 3 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
6 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
7 1 (4.76%) Avaya
7 1 (4.76%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (4.76%) Meraki
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Mitel
7 1 (4.76%) Nokia
7 1 (4.76%) TippingPoint
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