The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.32% 20.83% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 18
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

OSPF
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Gatwick

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (80.00%) Change Control
2 8 (80.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 8 (80.00%) Information Management
2 8 (80.00%) Network Design
2 8 (80.00%) PKI
2 8 (80.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (80.00%) Junos
2 8 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 8 (80.00%) 4G
2 8 (80.00%) F5
2 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Prime

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) 3G
2 8 (80.00%) 4G
2 8 (80.00%) DDNS
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) DSL
2 8 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (80.00%) ISDN
2 8 (80.00%) Junos
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 8 (80.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (80.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Contactless
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) Change Control
2 8 (80.00%) Information Management
2 8 (80.00%) Network Design
2 8 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 8 (80.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 8 (80.00%) F5
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
2 8 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) VMware