The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 45 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.26% 0.77% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 3.42% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £41,000 £32,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -43.47%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 117 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.53% 22.46% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 108 75
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,823 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

OSPF
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Swindon

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds