Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 116 108
Rank change year-on-year +37 -8 +15
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.65% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% 0.88% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Leicestershire median annual salary £53,250 £60,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +55.84% -30.00%
10th Percentile £44,631 £60,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £60,000 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £39,083
% change year-on-year +35.71% -10.45% -13.15%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 124 226 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.46% 15.58% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113 186 148
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,425
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +23.46% -10.58%
10th Percentile £22,200 £23,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £45,875 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Leicestershire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Leicestershire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Leicestershire

OSPF
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Leicester +31 5 £58,000 -3.33% 1
OSPF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Cacti
5 1 (16.67%) Munin

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
2 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
2 1 (16.67%) Munin
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco