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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 22 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.36% - 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%

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
16 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.45% 19.77% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 46
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £52,500
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 12 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

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 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Network Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat