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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 58 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 18 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.01% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.17% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
127 94 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.24% 16.73% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 120 77 93
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 - 16 £38,000 -
OSPF
South West

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) Juniper
3 15 (75.00%) BGP
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (65.00%) JNCIS
4 13 (65.00%) VPLS
4 13 (65.00%) 802.1X
5 8 (40.00%) MPLS
6 7 (35.00%) CCNP
6 7 (35.00%) Firewall
7 6 (30.00%) CCNA
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) LAN
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) SLA
8 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) DevOps
9 3 (15.00%) Internet of Things
9 3 (15.00%) Network Security
9 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (15.00%) tcpdump
9 3 (15.00%) snoop
9 3 (15.00%) SSH
9 3 (15.00%) PKI
9 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
9 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing

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 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) BGP
2 13 (65.00%) VPLS
3 8 (40.00%) MPLS
4 7 (35.00%) Firewall
5 5 (25.00%) DNS
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (15.00%) BGP-4
6 3 (15.00%) FTP
6 3 (15.00%) HTTP
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) Network Security
6 3 (15.00%) snoop
6 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (15.00%) SSH
6 3 (15.00%) tcpdump
6 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
7 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (10.00%) NAS
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Team Leader
2 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (15.00%) DevOps
1 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (15.00%) Information Security
1 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (65.00%) JNCIS
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) Juniper
3 2 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (10.00%) VMware