The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 57 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.97% 0.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
OSPF
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 43 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 15.98% 10.19% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 90
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

OSPF
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Leicester

OSPF
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Network Manager
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Manager
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Juniper