Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 127 144
Rank change year-on-year +17 +17 -28
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.071% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 1.95% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Essex median annual salary - - £65,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -8.16% -2.00%

OSPF is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 197 256 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 14.07% 12.20% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 177 196 275
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.09% -6.88%
10th Percentile £21,900 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £68,750 £56,700
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing OSPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Essex

OSPF
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Essex

OSPF
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +30 1 - -
OSPF
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5