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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 38 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.73% 0.42% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 4.35% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.00% 9.62% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 18
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Shropshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

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

OSPF Salary Histogram in Shropshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Telford - 2 £36,250 - 1
OSPF
West Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

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

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) VyOS
4 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (40.00%) pfSense
4 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Brocade
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) IOS XR
4 1 (20.00%) IPv6
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) VyOS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) pfSense
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) Brocade
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (20.00%) Aruba
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
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