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 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 130 168 174
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 15 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 2.26% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -43.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
341 398 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.55% 11.92% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 222 247 293
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,550 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +31 12 £61,500 +89.23% 1
Glasgow +15 3 £35,000 +33.33%
OSPF
UK

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 40 (97.56%) BGP
2 39 (95.12%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (92.68%) Cisco
4 37 (90.24%) CCNP
5 32 (78.05%) EIGRP
6 31 (75.61%) WAN
7 30 (73.17%) Wireless
8 28 (68.29%) Firewall
8 28 (68.29%) TCP/IP
8 28 (68.29%) LAN
9 27 (65.85%) CCNA
10 26 (63.41%) DNS
10 26 (63.41%) MPLS
11 25 (60.98%) Fortinet
11 25 (60.98%) Data Centre
12 24 (58.54%) Network Design
12 24 (58.54%) CheckPoint
13 23 (56.10%) Finance
13 23 (56.10%) Cisco IOS
14 22 (53.66%) High Availability
14 22 (53.66%) DMVPN
14 22 (53.66%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (53.66%) CCIE
14 22 (53.66%) SNA
14 22 (53.66%) DHCP
15 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
17 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (12.20%) ITIL
18 4 (9.76%) ADSL

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 (2.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (97.56%) BGP
2 32 (78.05%) EIGRP
3 31 (75.61%) WAN
4 30 (73.17%) Wireless
5 28 (68.29%) Firewall
5 28 (68.29%) LAN
5 28 (68.29%) TCP/IP
6 26 (63.41%) DNS
6 26 (63.41%) MPLS
7 23 (56.10%) Cisco IOS
8 22 (53.66%) DHCP
8 22 (53.66%) DMVPN
8 22 (53.66%) SNA
9 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
10 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (9.76%) ADSL
11 4 (9.76%) Internet
11 4 (9.76%) SHDSL
12 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (4.88%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (56.10%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Consultant
1 22 (53.66%) Data Consultant
1 22 (53.66%) Network Consultant
2 6 (14.63%) Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Network Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Administrator
3 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Head of Network Operations
5 1 (2.44%) Network Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Support Executive
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) Data Centre
2 22 (53.66%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) CCTV
3 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Network Design
2 22 (53.66%) High Availability
3 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Coaching
5 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) Process Management
5 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.44%) Line Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (90.24%) CCNP
3 27 (65.85%) CCNA
4 22 (53.66%) CCIE
5 2 (4.88%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.44%) CCDA
6 1 (2.44%) CCDP
6 1 (2.44%) CCMSE
6 1 (2.44%) CCSE
6 1 (2.44%) CCSM
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 25 (60.98%) Fortinet
3 24 (58.54%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.76%) F5
5 1 (2.44%) Aruba
5 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.44%) Dell
5 1 (2.44%) Juniper
5 1 (2.44%) Motorola
5 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
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