The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 23 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.40% 1.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.11% 16.22% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 36
Median salary £27,500 £30,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,275
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

OSPF
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Solihull

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Solihull region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) MPLS
4 6 (54.55%) HSRP
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) xDSL
5 5 (45.45%) ISDN
5 5 (45.45%) CCNP
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) FTP
6 3 (27.27%) RIP
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) SSH
6 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
7 2 (18.18%) TACACS
7 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (18.18%) F5
7 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) MPLS
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) HSRP
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) ISDN
4 5 (45.45%) xDSL
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
5 3 (27.27%) FTP
5 3 (27.27%) RIP
5 3 (27.27%) SSH
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) IPv4
6 2 (18.18%) TACACS
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago