The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 62 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.76% - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% - 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £21,250 - £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 66 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.83% 11.19% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 92
Median salary £31,500 £26,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Staffordshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £20,000 -
OSPF
West Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) WLAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 4 (40.00%) IaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Multicast
5 4 (40.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) PaaS
5 4 (40.00%) AS400
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) IPv4
5 4 (40.00%) RIP
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) IPv6
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) WLAN
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) IPv4
5 4 (40.00%) Multicast
5 4 (40.00%) RIP
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (30.00%) IPv6
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) AS400
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper