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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 77 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.17% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 2.33% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 4
Median salary £28,250 £43,750 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.42% -18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £49,750 £60,000
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
239 257 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.37% 23.05% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 224 233 208
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +8 2 £51,250 +27.32%
Chippenham -5 1 - -
OSPF
South West

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 19 (67.86%) BGP
3 16 (57.14%) MPLS
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (53.57%) CCNA
5 14 (50.00%) Firewall
6 13 (46.43%) Juniper
6 13 (46.43%) WAN
7 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (39.29%) Finance
7 11 (39.29%) VLAN
7 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
8 7 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) LAN
9 6 (21.43%) ADSL
9 6 (21.43%) SLA
9 6 (21.43%) Dell
9 6 (21.43%) Internet
9 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (17.86%) Windows
10 5 (17.86%) DNS
11 4 (14.29%) DHCP
11 4 (14.29%) Project Management
11 4 (14.29%) CCNP
11 4 (14.29%) Wireless
12 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
12 3 (10.71%) WLAN
12 3 (10.71%) VPN

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 19 (67.86%) BGP
2 16 (57.14%) MPLS
3 14 (50.00%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) WAN
5 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
5 11 (39.29%) VLAN
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
7 6 (21.43%) ADSL
7 6 (21.43%) Internet
8 5 (17.86%) DNS
9 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 4 (14.29%) Wireless
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (10.71%) VPN
10 3 (10.71%) WLAN
11 2 (7.14%) Intelligent Network
11 2 (7.14%) IPsec
11 2 (7.14%) Network Security
11 2 (7.14%) RIP
11 2 (7.14%) SSL
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Network Services Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 4 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
4 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNA
3 4 (14.29%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) CCDP
5 1 (3.57%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.57%) HND
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Juniper
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.57%) VMware