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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 199 199 212
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 59 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 4.90% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 48
Median salary £45,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £42,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1003 1225 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.50% 17.24% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 792 988 1293
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 of England

OSPF
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

OSPF Salary Trend in the East of England

OSPF
Salary Histogram in the East of England

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

OSPF Salary Histogram in the East of England

OSPF
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Bedfordshire 0 27 £55,000 +12.24% 1
Hertfordshire +15 21 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Essex +20 4 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 £60,000 -
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 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 East of England region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 90 (96.77%) Cisco
2 84 (90.32%) BGP
3 80 (86.02%) Cisco Certification
4 77 (82.80%) CCNP
5 64 (68.82%) WAN
6 62 (66.67%) LAN
7 57 (61.29%) Firewall
8 49 (52.69%) VPN
9 44 (47.31%) EIGRP
10 41 (44.09%) RIP
10 41 (44.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 40 (43.01%) Network Security
12 32 (34.41%) TCP/IP
13 29 (31.18%) CheckPoint
14 28 (30.11%) Change Management
15 27 (29.03%) F5
16 25 (26.88%) Data Centre
16 25 (26.88%) Juniper
16 25 (26.88%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (25.81%) Avaya
18 23 (24.73%) CCSE
18 23 (24.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 23 (24.73%) CCSA
18 23 (24.73%) Converged Networks
18 23 (24.73%) Network Management
19 22 (23.66%) Spanning Tree
19 22 (23.66%) Disaster Recovery
20 20 (21.51%) MPLS
20 20 (21.51%) ITIL
20 20 (21.51%) Wireless

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (17.20%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.53%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 84 (90.32%) BGP
2 64 (68.82%) WAN
3 62 (66.67%) LAN
4 57 (61.29%) Firewall
5 49 (52.69%) VPN
6 44 (47.31%) EIGRP
7 41 (44.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 41 (44.09%) RIP
8 40 (43.01%) Network Security
9 32 (34.41%) TCP/IP
10 25 (26.88%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (24.73%) Converged Networks
12 22 (23.66%) Spanning Tree
13 20 (21.51%) MPLS
13 20 (21.51%) Wireless
14 19 (20.43%) HSRP
15 18 (19.35%) SSL
16 13 (13.98%) VoIP
17 10 (10.75%) DWDM
17 10 (10.75%) VRRP
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
2 9 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (63.44%) Network Engineer
2 37 (39.78%) Network Specialist
3 19 (20.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 19 (20.43%) Security Engineer
4 18 (19.35%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (19.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 16 (17.20%) Consultant
5 16 (17.20%) Network Consultant
6 15 (16.13%) Network Security Consultant
6 15 (16.13%) Security Consultant
7 11 (11.83%) Analyst
7 11 (11.83%) Network Analyst
8 10 (10.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 10 (10.75%) Switch Engineer
9 8 (8.60%) Network Operations Engineer
9 8 (8.60%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (7.53%) Firewall Engineer
10 7 (7.53%) Network Security Analyst
10 7 (7.53%) Network Support
10 7 (7.53%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.88%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.98%) Driving Licence
3 10 (10.75%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.15%) Fintech
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) IVR
6 1 (1.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Unix
2 1 (1.08%) CatOS
2 1 (1.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Change Management
2 23 (24.73%) Network Management
3 22 (23.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (21.51%) ITIL
5 16 (17.20%) Load Balancing
6 13 (13.98%) High Availability
7 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.75%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.45%) Network Design
9 6 (6.45%) Validation
9 6 (6.45%) Virtual Team Management
10 5 (5.38%) Network Architecture
11 4 (4.30%) Presales
11 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.30%) Threat Detection
11 4 (4.30%) Time Management
11 4 (4.30%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (3.23%) Project Management
12 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 80 (86.02%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (82.80%) CCNP
3 23 (24.73%) CCSA
3 23 (24.73%) CCSE
4 19 (20.43%) CCNA
5 18 (19.35%) CCDP
6 11 (11.83%) CCIE
7 10 (10.75%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.23%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.15%) CISSP
9 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.08%) CCDA
10 1 (1.08%) CISA
10 1 (1.08%) CISM
10 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (15.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) HP NNM
2 8 (8.60%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 90 (96.77%) Cisco
2 29 (31.18%) CheckPoint
3 27 (29.03%) F5
4 25 (26.88%) Juniper
5 24 (25.81%) Avaya
6 15 (16.13%) HP
7 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.38%) CA
9 4 (4.30%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.23%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.15%) Brocade
11 2 (2.15%) Qualys
11 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.08%) ProCurve
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