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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 88 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.30% 0.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £20,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -
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
119 141 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.71% 10.71% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 75 93 68
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £22,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £51,968
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 October 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 4 (57.14%) ADSL
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) SHDSL
4 4 (57.14%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) Process Management
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) SNMP
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) L2TP
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (28.57%) F5
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms

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 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) ADSL
4 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 4 (57.14%) SHDSL
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) L2TP
5 2 (28.57%) SNMP
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Multicast
6 1 (14.29%) RIP
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Executive
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Fortinet