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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 92 92
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 1.03% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.69% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 9
Median salary - £43,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.59%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.03%

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
102 182 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.17% 13.36% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 102 81
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) F5

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Executive
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet