The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 56 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% - 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% - 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 84 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.59% 15.05% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 83 46
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £16,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Lancashire

OSPF
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) L2TP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) L2TP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco