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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 24 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.54% 0.74% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Median salary £34,000 £31,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.80% -
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 15.04% 11.85% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 30
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Solihull

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 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 Solihull region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
5 4 (44.44%) HSRP
6 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) ISDN
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) FTP
6 3 (33.33%) RIP
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) SSH
6 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) xDSL
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (22.22%) F5
7 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (22.22%) TACACS
7 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing

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 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) HSRP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) FTP
4 3 (33.33%) ISDN
4 3 (33.33%) RIP
4 3 (33.33%) SSH
4 3 (33.33%) xDSL
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) TACACS
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago