The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 75 66
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.51% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.95% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -34.78%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 154 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.51% 26.28% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 94 87 104
Median salary £44,500 £48,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.29% -1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

OSPF
Salary Trend in Watford

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Watford

OSPF
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware