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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 52 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.89% 5.43% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 26.32% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 1
Median salary £100,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+135.29% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

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
102 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.18% 20.65% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 101 54 28
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

OSPF Salary Histogram 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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Malvern - 3 £100,000 -
OSPF
West Midlands

OSPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 4 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (100.00%) Pattern Matching
2 2 (50.00%) Presales

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Pattern Matching
1 4 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (50.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared