The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 73 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 77 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.46% 11.41% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 117 57 130
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £25,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Leicestershire

OSPF
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper

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