The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 84 103 105
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.89% 0.064% 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 0.71% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 141 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.72% 9.03% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 89 105 124
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £29,450 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OSPF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Edinburgh

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 28 (100.00%) LAN
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 28 (100.00%) BGP
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
1 28 (100.00%) Wireless
1 28 (100.00%) Network Design
1 28 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 24 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (85.71%) CCNP
2 24 (85.71%) WAN
3 22 (78.57%) DHCP
3 22 (78.57%) TCP/IP
3 22 (78.57%) SNA
3 22 (78.57%) DNS
3 22 (78.57%) CCNA
3 22 (78.57%) CCIE
3 22 (78.57%) Finance
3 22 (78.57%) EIGRP
3 22 (78.57%) MPLS
3 22 (78.57%) Cisco IOS
3 22 (78.57%) High Availability
3 22 (78.57%) DMVPN
3 22 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (78.57%) Data Centre
4 6 (21.43%) 802.1X
4 6 (21.43%) HSRP
4 6 (21.43%) Aruba
4 6 (21.43%) CCTV
4 6 (21.43%) SCCP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 28 (100.00%) BGP
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
1 28 (100.00%) LAN
1 28 (100.00%) Wireless
2 24 (85.71%) WAN
3 22 (78.57%) Cisco IOS
3 22 (78.57%) DHCP
3 22 (78.57%) DMVPN
3 22 (78.57%) DNS
3 22 (78.57%) EIGRP
3 22 (78.57%) MPLS
3 22 (78.57%) SNA
3 22 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (21.43%) 802.11
4 6 (21.43%) DPNSS
4 6 (21.43%) HSRP
4 6 (21.43%) SCCP
4 6 (21.43%) WLAN
5 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
5 2 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Consultant
1 22 (78.57%) Data Consultant
1 22 (78.57%) Network Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Network Architect
3 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Designer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (78.57%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Network Design
2 22 (78.57%) High Availability
3 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL V2
3 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) CCNP
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (78.57%) CCIE
2 22 (78.57%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) CCDA
3 2 (7.14%) CCDP
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (21.43%) Aruba
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
2 6 (21.43%) Motorola