The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 28 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.53% - 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% - 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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 Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 47 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.35% 17.67% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 101
Median salary £52,500 £34,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.41% -28.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

OSPF
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Middlesex

OSPF
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) SDH
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Ciena
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) SDH
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Presales Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Ciena
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper