The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 59 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 17 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.61% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.06% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 0
Median salary £38,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
OSPF
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 119 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.66% 19.13% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 116 100 105
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

OSPF
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Somerset

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Somerset

OSPF
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Street - 15 £38,000 -
OSPF
South West

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 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 Somerset region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Juniper
3 15 (71.43%) BGP
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (61.90%) JNCIS
4 13 (61.90%) VPLS
4 13 (61.90%) 802.1X
5 8 (38.10%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) MPLS
6 7 (33.33%) CCNP
7 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 6 (28.57%) CCNA
7 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) WAN
7 6 (28.57%) SLA
8 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (19.05%) BGP-4
8 4 (19.05%) Internet
8 4 (19.05%) FTP
8 4 (19.05%) HTTP
8 4 (19.05%) Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) DevOps
8 4 (19.05%) Internet of Things
8 4 (19.05%) Network Security
8 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (19.05%) tcpdump

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) BGP
2 13 (61.90%) VPLS
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) MPLS
4 6 (28.57%) DNS
4 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) BGP-4
5 4 (19.05%) FTP
5 4 (19.05%) HTTP
5 4 (19.05%) Internet
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security
5 4 (19.05%) snoop
5 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (19.05%) SSH
5 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
5 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
6 2 (9.52%) NAS
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Field Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Internet of Things
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (19.05%) DevOps
1 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
1 4 (19.05%) Information Security
1 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (61.90%) JNCIS
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) Fujitsu
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
3 2 (9.52%) VMware