The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 136 160 166
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 26 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.31% 1.99% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 10
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
OSPF
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
313 403 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.04% 12.81% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 178 270 289
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OSPF
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Scotland

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Scotland

OSPF
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 12 £57,500 -
Falkirk - 5 £42,500 - 1
Glasgow -7 4 £37,500 - 2
Dundee - 2 £54,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £27,500 -
West Lothian +1 1 £70,000 -
OSPF
UK

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 53 (92.98%) Cisco
1 53 (92.98%) BGP
2 45 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (73.68%) CCNP
4 39 (68.42%) WAN
5 35 (61.40%) LAN
6 34 (59.65%) Firewall
7 33 (57.89%) Wireless
7 33 (57.89%) MPLS
8 32 (56.14%) EIGRP
8 32 (56.14%) Network Design
9 30 (52.63%) TCP/IP
10 29 (50.88%) CCNA
11 28 (49.12%) CheckPoint
12 27 (47.37%) Data Centre
13 25 (43.86%) Fortinet
14 22 (38.60%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (36.84%) DNS
16 20 (35.09%) CCIE
17 18 (31.58%) DHCP
17 18 (31.58%) Finance
17 18 (31.58%) High Availability
17 18 (31.58%) DMVPN
18 16 (28.07%) SNA
18 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (21.05%) Juniper
20 11 (19.30%) Wi-Fi
21 10 (17.54%) Process Management
21 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
22 9 (15.79%) VLAN

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (92.98%) BGP
2 39 (68.42%) WAN
3 35 (61.40%) LAN
4 34 (59.65%) Firewall
5 33 (57.89%) MPLS
5 33 (57.89%) Wireless
6 32 (56.14%) EIGRP
7 30 (52.63%) TCP/IP
8 22 (38.60%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (36.84%) DNS
10 18 (31.58%) DHCP
10 18 (31.58%) DMVPN
11 16 (28.07%) SNA
12 11 (19.30%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (15.79%) ADSL
14 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
14 9 (15.79%) HSRP
14 9 (15.79%) VLAN
14 9 (15.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Consultant
1 18 (31.58%) Data Consultant
1 18 (31.58%) Network Consultant
2 17 (29.82%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Network Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) Network Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Network Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Network Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) IT Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.51%) CSS
3 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) CCTV
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Linux
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) CentOS
2 1 (1.75%) Debian
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Network Design
2 18 (31.58%) High Availability
3 10 (17.54%) Process Management
4 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.77%) Network Architecture
5 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.02%) ITIL
7 3 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Change Control
8 2 (3.51%) Coaching
8 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.51%) ITIL V2
8 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (73.68%) CCNP
3 29 (50.88%) CCNA
4 20 (35.09%) CCIE
5 3 (5.26%) CCDA
5 3 (5.26%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.51%) CCDP
6 2 (3.51%) CCENT
6 2 (3.51%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (3.51%) Degree
7 1 (1.75%) CCSP
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.51%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.51%) WMI
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (92.98%) Cisco
2 28 (49.12%) CheckPoint
3 25 (43.86%) Fortinet
4 12 (21.05%) Juniper
5 7 (12.28%) F5
6 6 (10.53%) Aruba
6 6 (10.53%) Motorola
7 4 (7.02%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.51%) Progress
8 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.51%) VMware
9 1 (1.75%) Avaya
9 1 (1.75%) CA
9 1 (1.75%) Dell
9 1 (1.75%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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