Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 80 110
Rank change year-on-year -10 +30 -5
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.32% 0.76% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 5.07% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Leicestershire median annual salary £22,500 £58,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -61.21% - -
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +46.15% -23.53%

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 174 138 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 18.49% 14.92% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 151 119 166
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +23.32%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 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
Loughborough +4 2 £22,500 -70.00% 1
Leicester -18 1 £47,500 -18.10%
OSPF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Billing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree