Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 123 142
Rank change year-on-year -28 +19 -6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 10 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.44% 0.22% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 1.70% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £36,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.05% -8.13% +19.40%
10th Percentile £32,750 £25,150 £20,425
90th Percentile £62,500 £39,250 £54,550
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.42% +18.75% +15.11%

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 293 235 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.95% 12.64% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 158 160 202
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £42,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +3.07% +1.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WLAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Network Management
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (60.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (50.00%) Migration
6 4 (40.00%) Information Security
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
6 4 (40.00%) F5
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (40.00%) jetNEXUS
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (30.00%) Network Design
7 3 (30.00%) McAfee
7 3 (30.00%) CCIE
8 2 (20.00%) IPv6
8 2 (20.00%) CCIP
8 2 (20.00%) CCNA
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (20.00%) SDH
8 2 (20.00%) CRM

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) WLAN
3 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) Internet
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (20.00%) HSRP
8 2 (20.00%) IPv6
8 2 (20.00%) RSVP
8 2 (20.00%) SONET
8 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (20.00%) VLAN
8 2 (20.00%) VPLS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Network Management
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) Network Design
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) CCIP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) FreeRADIUS
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) jetNEXUS
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) McAfee
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft