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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 95 103 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.75% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 2.03% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £32,500 £33,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
149 148 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.00% 11.54% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 111 111 137
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

OSPF
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Nottingham

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) High Availability
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) RIP
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) IGRP
3 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Security Management
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) IGRP
2 5 (50.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) Multicast
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) RIP
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Line Management
2 5 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (50.00%) Security Management
2 5 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 5 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper