Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 127 153
Rank change year-on-year -9 +26 +5
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 3.32% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% +33.33% -44.74%
10th Percentile £32,962 £27,550 £19,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £41,050 £37,025
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +54.55% -31.25%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 252 271 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.05% 12.52% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 146 173 191
Glasgow median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £30,875 £25,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Glasgow

OSPF
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Glasgow

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) WLAN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Network Management
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (44.44%) jetNEXUS
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) HSRP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (22.22%) Service Design
5 2 (22.22%) RFC 2547
5 2 (22.22%) CCIE
5 2 (22.22%) CCIP

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) WLAN
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) HSRP
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) RSVP
5 2 (22.22%) SONET
5 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VPLS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Debian
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) CCIP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) jetNEXUS
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee