The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 82 94 105
Rank change year-on-year +12 +11  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.20% 0.45% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 3.25% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

OSPF is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 117 154 205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 11.69% 13.90% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 75 115 135
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,600 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing OSPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Nottinghamshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Nottinghamshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +10 2 - -
OSPF
East Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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

1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (93.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
2 15 (93.75%) Fortinet
2 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 15 (93.75%) Computer Science
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Network Management
2 15 (93.75%) HP
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) Service Delivery
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.25%) IGRP
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) RIP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
3 1 (6.25%) IGRP
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) Multicast
3 1 (6.25%) RIP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Computer Science
1 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) Network Management
2 15 (93.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (93.75%) Service Delivery
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
2 15 (93.75%) Fortinet
2 15 (93.75%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper