The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
London / Croydon
Rank 26 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.14% - 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.00% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  

OSPF is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 25 61 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 14.29% 24.11% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 56 32
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,950 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing OSPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Croydon

OSPF
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Croydon

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Croydon over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Croydon

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Croydon region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
2 18 (90.00%) BGP
3 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (65.00%) EIGRP
5 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (60.00%) CCNP
6 11 (55.00%) VoIP
6 11 (55.00%) Firewall
7 9 (45.00%) Wireless
8 8 (40.00%) VPN
8 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (35.00%) Network Management
9 7 (35.00%) WatchGuard
9 7 (35.00%) SonicWALL
9 7 (35.00%) Network Security
9 7 (35.00%) Retail
9 7 (35.00%) Network Design
9 7 (35.00%) HP
9 7 (35.00%) SSL
9 7 (35.00%) CCNA
9 7 (35.00%) WLAN
9 7 (35.00%) ITIL
9 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
9 7 (35.00%) IPsec
9 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
10 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
10 6 (30.00%) NetScreen
10 6 (30.00%) LAN

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 18 (90.00%) BGP
2 13 (65.00%) EIGRP
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) VoIP
4 9 (45.00%) Wireless
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) IPsec
6 7 (35.00%) Network Security
6 7 (35.00%) SSL
6 7 (35.00%) WLAN
7 6 (30.00%) LAN
7 6 (30.00%) NetScreen
7 6 (30.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (20.00%) FabricPath
9 4 (20.00%) MPLS
10 3 (15.00%) RSVP
10 3 (15.00%) VPLS
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) Network Design
1 7 (35.00%) Network Management
1 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CCNP
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (15.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (10.00%) CCDP
5 2 (10.00%) CCSA
5 2 (10.00%) CCSE
6 1 (5.00%) CCIE
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (20.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
2 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (35.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
3 7 (35.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (35.00%) WatchGuard
4 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (20.00%) F5
5 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.00%) Meraki
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya
7 1 (5.00%) BroadSoft
7 1 (5.00%) Dialogic
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel
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