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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 76 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.29% 0.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 -
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 120 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.09% 19.39% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 73 110 102
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast

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 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco