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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 98 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 16 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.19% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.58% 0.84% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 4
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +81.81%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
243 238 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.09% 20.88% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 215 205 235
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 27 July 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
Crawley -10 8 £47,500 -13.63%
Horsham - 5 £50,000 -
Gatwick -6 2 £52,500 +16.66%
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 17 (80.95%) LAN
4 16 (76.19%) MPLS
4 16 (76.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (66.67%) CCNA
6 13 (61.90%) WAN
7 12 (57.14%) DHCP
7 12 (57.14%) CCNP
7 12 (57.14%) DNS
7 12 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (57.14%) Palo Alto
8 11 (52.38%) Wireless
8 11 (52.38%) Ethernet
8 11 (52.38%) Network Design
9 10 (47.62%) Internet
10 9 (42.86%) IPsec
10 9 (42.86%) SSL
10 9 (42.86%) Juniper
10 9 (42.86%) PKI
10 9 (42.86%) Junos
11 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
12 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
13 6 (28.57%) TACACS
13 6 (28.57%) DDNS
13 6 (28.57%) DSL
13 6 (28.57%) 3G

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 21 (100.00%) BGP
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 17 (80.95%) LAN
4 16 (76.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (76.19%) MPLS
5 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (61.90%) WAN
7 12 (57.14%) DHCP
7 12 (57.14%) DNS
7 12 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (52.38%) Ethernet
8 11 (52.38%) Wireless
9 10 (47.62%) Internet
10 9 (42.86%) IPsec
10 9 (42.86%) Junos
10 9 (42.86%) SSL
11 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
12 6 (28.57%) DDNS
12 6 (28.57%) DSL
12 6 (28.57%) TACACS
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Network Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) PKI
2 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
3 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Network Design
2 6 (28.57%) Change Control
2 6 (28.57%) Information Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Operations Management
2 6 (28.57%) Presales
2 6 (28.57%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (23.81%) Facilities Management
4 4 (19.05%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (66.67%) CCNA
3 12 (57.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 6 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
4 6 (28.57%) BT
4 6 (28.57%) F5
4 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) Brocade
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Riverbed