Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 136 155
Rank change year-on-year +16 +19 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.48% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 2.17% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Gloucestershire median annual salary - £40,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.78% -
South West median annual salary £46,375 £46,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +0.82% +21.05% -15.56%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 252 277 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.09% 17.23% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 198 221 369
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +10.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £25,800
90th Percentile £65,375 £57,500 £64,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Gloucestershire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Gloucestershire

OSPF
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. 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
Cheltenham - 7 - -
OSPF
South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) UMTS
3 6 (75.00%) GSM
3 6 (75.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (75.00%) IPv4
3 6 (75.00%) IPv6
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (75.00%) 3G
3 6 (75.00%) BGP-4
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) QA
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (75.00%) 2G
3 6 (75.00%) LTE
3 6 (75.00%) Coaching
3 6 (75.00%) 4G
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
3 6 (75.00%) 2G
3 6 (75.00%) 3G
3 6 (75.00%) 4G
3 6 (75.00%) BGP-4
3 6 (75.00%) GSM
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (75.00%) IPv4
3 6 (75.00%) IPv6
3 6 (75.00%) LTE
3 6 (75.00%) UMTS
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) IT Trainer
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Trainer
1 6 (75.00%) Trainer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Radware