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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 83 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.41% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 2.58% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £36,750 £26,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £20,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,600 £44,700
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
138 155 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.30% 11.91% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 100 98 77
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 2 (28.57%) SHDSL
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Multicast

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 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) ADSL
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) SHDSL
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) L2TP
5 1 (14.29%) Multicast
5 1 (14.29%) RIP
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Executive
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Coaching
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Fortinet