The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 87 83 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.88% 1.26% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 6.22% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 5
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 209 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.74% 20.31% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 217 192 221
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Wiltshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Swindon +3 1 £50,000 +92.30%
Chippenham -4 1 - -
OSPF
South West

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) BGP
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) WAN
4 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (50.00%) CCNA
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (40.91%) MPLS
6 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (31.82%) Dell
7 6 (27.27%) Internet
7 6 (27.27%) Juniper
7 6 (27.27%) ADSL
7 6 (27.27%) LAN
7 6 (27.27%) SLA
7 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) VLAN
9 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
9 4 (18.18%) CCNP
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 3 (13.64%) WLAN
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Contingency Planning
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.64%) Wireless

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 14 (63.64%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) BGP
2 12 (54.55%) WAN
3 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (40.91%) MPLS
5 6 (27.27%) ADSL
5 6 (27.27%) Internet
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) DNS
6 5 (22.73%) VLAN
7 4 (18.18%) DHCP
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (13.64%) Wireless
8 3 (13.64%) WLAN
9 2 (9.09%) Intelligent Network
10 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
10 1 (4.55%) H.323
10 1 (4.55%) Network Security
10 1 (4.55%) RIP
10 1 (4.55%) VPN
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Network Services Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CCNA
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) CCDP
4 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.55%) HND
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Dell
4 6 (27.27%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) VMware