Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 38 46
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +19
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.87% 0.81% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 2.86% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Middlesex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +12.68%
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Middlesex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 42 70 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 24.14% 28.34% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 60 79
Middlesex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,250 £35,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +6.63%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Middlesex

OSPF
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper