Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 137 142
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +9
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.23% 0.53% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 5.08% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £35,530 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.62% +1.51% +33.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £25,700
90th Percentile £44,500 £50,750 £41,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +54.55%

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 240 236 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.04% 10.51% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 163 143 136
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +1.20%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,000 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 5 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Junos
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) SHDSL
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

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 5 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) Junos
5 1 (20.00%) ADSL
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (20.00%) SHDSL
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto