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 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 92 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.22% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 2.41% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £32,500 £43,750 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +22.68%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
152 166 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.93% 13.82% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 122 127 78
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +5.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) XMPP
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) Riverbed
3 5 (71.43%) xDSL
3 5 (71.43%) WAAS
3 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
3 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 5 (71.43%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (71.43%) IaaS
3 5 (71.43%) Ipanema Technologies
3 5 (71.43%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (71.43%) Presales
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAAS
3 5 (71.43%) xDSL
4 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) IGRP
5 2 (28.57%) RIP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) WAN Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Security Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Presales
1 5 (71.43%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Ipanema Technologies
2 5 (71.43%) Riverbed