The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.81% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
OSPF
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.61% 15.04% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 29
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Worcestershire

OSPF
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Redditch - 8 £50,000 -
Malvern - 2 £40,000 -
OSPF
West Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

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

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) BGP
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (92.00%) Juniper
3 23 (92.00%) Firewall
3 23 (92.00%) VPN
4 22 (88.00%) CCNP
4 22 (88.00%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (80.00%) CCNA
5 20 (80.00%) EIGRP
5 20 (80.00%) MPLS
5 20 (80.00%) Presales
6 19 (76.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 19 (76.00%) Data Centre
6 19 (76.00%) Wireless
6 19 (76.00%) IPsec
6 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
6 19 (76.00%) SSL
6 19 (76.00%) LAN
6 19 (76.00%) VoIP
6 19 (76.00%) WAN
6 19 (76.00%) RIP
6 19 (76.00%) FCoE
6 19 (76.00%) Fibre Channel
6 19 (76.00%) Multicast
6 19 (76.00%) Spanning Tree
6 19 (76.00%) Cisco PIX
6 19 (76.00%) VPLS
6 19 (76.00%) iSCSI
7 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) BGP
2 23 (92.00%) Firewall
2 23 (92.00%) VPN
3 22 (88.00%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (80.00%) EIGRP
4 20 (80.00%) MPLS
5 19 (76.00%) Cisco PIX
5 19 (76.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 19 (76.00%) FCoE
5 19 (76.00%) Fibre Channel
5 19 (76.00%) IPsec
5 19 (76.00%) iSCSI
5 19 (76.00%) LAN
5 19 (76.00%) RIP
5 19 (76.00%) SSL
5 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
5 19 (76.00%) VoIP
5 19 (76.00%) VPLS
5 19 (76.00%) WAN
5 19 (76.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 19 (76.00%) Consultant
1 19 (76.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Presales
2 2 (8.00%) Network Management
2 2 (8.00%) System Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (88.00%) CCNP
3 20 (80.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) CCIE
5 2 (8.00%) CCDP
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Nagios
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (92.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint