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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 106 103 102
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.079% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.60% 0.56% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
111 179 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.61% 14.20% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 60 111 108
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) BGP
3 11 (64.71%) MPLS
3 11 (64.71%) CCNP
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 10 (58.82%) Process Management
5 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
6 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 8 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (41.18%) SHDSL
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (41.18%) Network Design
7 7 (41.18%) CCNA
7 7 (41.18%) Ethernet
7 7 (41.18%) ADSL
8 6 (35.29%) EIGRP
8 6 (35.29%) F5
9 5 (29.41%) L2TP
9 5 (29.41%) SNMP
9 5 (29.41%) VPN
10 4 (23.53%) Juniper
10 4 (23.53%) LAN
10 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
10 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
10 4 (23.53%) IPsec
10 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
11 3 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (17.65%) FWSM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) BGP
2 11 (64.71%) MPLS
2 11 (64.71%) WAN
3 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (47.06%) Firewall
4 8 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (41.18%) ADSL
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (41.18%) Ethernet
5 7 (41.18%) SHDSL
6 6 (35.29%) EIGRP
7 5 (29.41%) L2TP
7 5 (29.41%) SNMP
7 5 (29.41%) VPN
8 4 (23.53%) IPsec
8 4 (23.53%) LAN
9 3 (17.65%) DNS
9 3 (17.65%) IPv4
9 3 (17.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Network Technical Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Technical Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
2 1 (5.88%) Debian
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Process Management
2 7 (41.18%) Network Design
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CCNP
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CCDA
4 1 (5.88%) CCSP
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) CA
5 1 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
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