The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 82 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.51% - 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% - 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Median salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
OSPF
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 192 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.36% 17.57% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 175 182 197
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OSPF
Salary Trend in Kent

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Kent

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Kent

OSPF
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 2 £42,500 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) CCNA
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (54.17%) CCNP
5 12 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
6 10 (41.67%) WAN
7 9 (37.50%) CCDA
7 9 (37.50%) CCDP
8 8 (33.33%) F5
8 8 (33.33%) VLAN
9 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
9 7 (29.17%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
9 7 (29.17%) CCSE
9 7 (29.17%) Network Design
9 7 (29.17%) CCSA
9 7 (29.17%) CCIE
9 7 (29.17%) MPLS
9 7 (29.17%) VPN
10 6 (25.00%) LAN
10 6 (25.00%) Juniper
10 6 (25.00%) CCSP
10 6 (25.00%) IPv4
10 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (25.00%) iPad
10 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 5 (20.83%) Fortinet

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (41.67%) WAN
5 8 (33.33%) VLAN
6 7 (29.17%) MPLS
6 7 (29.17%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
7 6 (25.00%) IPv4
7 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 5 (20.83%) BGP
8 5 (20.83%) IPsec
8 5 (20.83%) SSL
8 5 (20.83%) Wireless
9 4 (16.67%) WLAN
10 2 (8.33%) BGP-4
10 2 (8.33%) DNS
10 2 (8.33%) FTP
10 2 (8.33%) HTTP
10 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Support
5 5 (20.83%) Architect
5 5 (20.83%) Network Architect
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Firewall Support
6 4 (16.67%) Network Support
6 4 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Network Design Architect
7 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) iPad
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Network Design
2 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) CCNA
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (54.17%) CCNP
3 9 (37.50%) CCDA
3 9 (37.50%) CCDP
4 7 (29.17%) CCIE
4 7 (29.17%) CCSA
4 7 (29.17%) CCSE
5 6 (25.00%) CCSP
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (12.50%) JNCIA
7 2 (8.33%) HNC
7 2 (8.33%) JNCIE
7 2 (8.33%) JNCIP
7 2 (8.33%) JNCIS
8 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Foglight
3 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (33.33%) F5
4 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
4 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
5 6 (25.00%) Juniper
6 5 (20.83%) Fortinet
7 4 (16.67%) Trapeze
8 3 (12.50%) HP
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
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