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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 106 101
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 0.31% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 3.54% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Median salary £35,530 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 109 113 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 8.96% 8.71% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 84 59 111
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) IPv6
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) HSRP
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) RFC 2547
2 6 (85.71%) VPLS
2 6 (85.71%) RSVP
2 6 (85.71%) SONET
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) SDH
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) CCIP
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) Process Management
3 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (71.43%) Service Design
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) VRRP
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management

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 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) HSRP
1 7 (100.00%) IPv6
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) RSVP
2 6 (85.71%) SDH
2 6 (85.71%) SONET
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) VPLS
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) VRRP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IP Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Process Management
1 5 (71.43%) Service Design
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) CCIP
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper