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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
England / East of England
Rank 205 159 223
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +64
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 37 103 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.64% 1.44% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 6.99% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 76 37
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
929 1473 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.04% 20.64% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 720 1199 1187
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -1 18 £55,000 -
Essex +25 12 £33,000 -51.11%
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Hertfordshire -25 1 £28,500 -41.53%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 87 (95.60%) BGP
2 84 (92.31%) Cisco
3 79 (86.81%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (81.32%) CCNP
5 63 (69.23%) WAN
6 62 (68.13%) LAN
7 60 (65.93%) Firewall
8 54 (59.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 49 (53.85%) Network Security
10 43 (47.25%) CheckPoint
11 39 (42.86%) Data Centre
12 37 (40.66%) VPN
13 36 (39.56%) CCSE
14 34 (37.36%) CCSA
14 34 (37.36%) Spanning Tree
15 32 (35.16%) TCP/IP
16 29 (31.87%) Network Management
17 28 (30.77%) CCDP
17 28 (30.77%) MS Visio
17 28 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
18 27 (29.67%) Load Balancing
19 24 (26.37%) EIGRP
20 22 (24.18%) Disaster Recovery
21 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
22 19 (20.88%) MPLS
23 18 (19.78%) F5
24 17 (18.68%) Juniper
24 17 (18.68%) CCNA
24 17 (18.68%) ITIL
25 16 (17.58%) RIP

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:

Applications
1 28 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.40%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 87 (95.60%) BGP
2 63 (69.23%) WAN
3 62 (68.13%) LAN
4 60 (65.93%) Firewall
5 54 (59.34%) Cisco Nexus
6 49 (53.85%) Network Security
7 37 (40.66%) VPN
8 34 (37.36%) Spanning Tree
9 32 (35.16%) TCP/IP
10 28 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (26.37%) EIGRP
12 19 (20.88%) MPLS
13 16 (17.58%) RIP
13 16 (17.58%) Wireless
14 14 (15.38%) IPsec
14 14 (15.38%) SSL
15 13 (14.29%) HSRP
15 13 (14.29%) tcpdump
15 13 (14.29%) VoIP
15 13 (14.29%) Wireshark
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (63.74%) Network Engineer
2 27 (29.67%) Consultant
2 27 (29.67%) Network Consultant
3 26 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
3 26 (28.57%) Security Consultant
4 22 (24.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 22 (24.18%) Security Engineer
5 18 (19.78%) Network Specialist
6 15 (16.48%) Cisco Engineer
6 15 (16.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Network Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Network Operations Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Network Security Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Network Support
9 5 (5.49%) Network Support Specialist
9 5 (5.49%) Security Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 39 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 14 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.20%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Unix
2 2 (2.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.87%) Network Management
2 27 (29.67%) Load Balancing
3 22 (24.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (18.68%) ITIL
5 11 (12.09%) Change Management
5 11 (12.09%) High Availability
6 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.69%) Presales
8 5 (5.49%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.40%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.40%) Network Design
10 3 (3.30%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (3.30%) Time Management
11 2 (2.20%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.20%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.20%) Project Management
11 2 (2.20%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (2.20%) Validation
Qualifications
1 79 (86.81%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (81.32%) CCNP
3 36 (39.56%) CCSE
4 34 (37.36%) CCSA
5 28 (30.77%) CCDP
6 17 (18.68%) CCNA
7 15 (16.48%) CCIE
8 10 (10.99%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (6.59%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.20%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) SLA
2 9 (9.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (7.69%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 84 (92.31%) Cisco
2 43 (47.25%) CheckPoint
3 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 18 (19.78%) F5
5 17 (18.68%) Juniper
6 11 (12.09%) HP
7 9 (9.89%) Avaya
8 6 (6.59%) CA
9 3 (3.30%) Citrix
9 3 (3.30%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.20%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.20%) Imperva
10 2 (2.20%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.20%) VMware
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