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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 56 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.87% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £21,250 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.03%

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
57 69 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.34% 10.71% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 53 63 98
Median salary £30,500 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 24 February 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) WLAN
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) BGP
4 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) PaaS
5 3 (37.50%) IaaS
5 3 (37.50%) Multicast
5 3 (37.50%) Life Science
5 3 (37.50%) RIP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) LDAP
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) SSL
5 3 (37.50%) VoIP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) IPv4
5 3 (37.50%) IPv6
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory

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 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WLAN
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) IPv4
4 3 (37.50%) IPv6
4 3 (37.50%) LDAP
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) Multicast
4 3 (37.50%) RIP
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) AS400
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Life Science
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (12.50%) Escalation Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCSP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper