The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 85 118 94
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -24
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.64% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 1.93% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.95%
OSPF
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
221 207 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.33% 15.36% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 178 179 154
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

OSPF
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

OSPF Salary Trend in West Sussex

OSPF
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in West Sussex

OSPF
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gatwick +5 6 £60,000 +26.31%
Crawley +10 1 £50,000 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) MPLS
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
3 10 (66.67%) Wireless
4 9 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (53.33%) Juniper
6 7 (46.67%) SAN
6 7 (46.67%) CCNP
6 7 (46.67%) CCNA
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (46.67%) ISDN
6 7 (46.67%) DHCP
6 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
6 7 (46.67%) SSL
6 7 (46.67%) SLA
6 7 (46.67%) 3G
6 7 (46.67%) DDNS
6 7 (46.67%) DSL
6 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (46.67%) TACACS
6 7 (46.67%) Information Management
6 7 (46.67%) Network Design

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (93.33%) MPLS
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
3 10 (66.67%) Wireless
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (46.67%) 3G
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (46.67%) DDNS
5 7 (46.67%) DHCP
5 7 (46.67%) DSL
5 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
5 7 (46.67%) ISDN
5 7 (46.67%) Junos
5 7 (46.67%) SAN
5 7 (46.67%) SSL
5 7 (46.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) GIS
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
1 7 (46.67%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) Contactless
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (46.67%) Change Control
2 7 (46.67%) Information Management
2 7 (46.67%) Network Design
2 7 (46.67%) Operations Management
2 7 (46.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (33.33%) Facilities Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 7 (46.67%) F5
3 7 (46.67%) Palo Alto
3 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (13.33%) VMware