The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 92 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.079% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 128 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.97% 10.12% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 80 87 89
Median salary £47,750 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.63% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £23,950 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £49,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OSPF
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Glasgow

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) MPLS
3 7 (77.78%) BGP
3 7 (77.78%) Process Management
4 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 6 (66.67%) ADSL
4 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) CCNP
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) SHDSL
5 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
6 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (44.44%) F5
7 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (33.33%) Coaching
7 3 (33.33%) L2TP
7 3 (33.33%) CCNA
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) SLA
7 3 (33.33%) LAN
7 3 (33.33%) SNMP
8 2 (22.22%) VPN
8 2 (22.22%) DNS
8 2 (22.22%) SSL
8 2 (22.22%) IPv4
8 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
3 6 (66.67%) ADSL
3 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 6 (66.67%) SHDSL
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) L2TP
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) SNMP
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) IPsec
7 2 (22.22%) IPv4
7 2 (22.22%) SSL
7 2 (22.22%) VPN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Process Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
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