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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 29 26
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 1.28% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
37 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.62% 14.10% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 23
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) IOS XR
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) C

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 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) IOS XR
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds