The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 37 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 2.60% 0.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £69,713 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +99.17% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 Telford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 38 69 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 19.79% 21.84% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 59 32
Median salary £55,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.23% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,713 £36,600 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

OSPF
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Telford region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) IPv4
2 11 (91.67%) IPv6
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Nagios
4 7 (58.33%) Wireless
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) IP Telephony
4 7 (58.33%) SNMP
4 7 (58.33%) Unix
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Brocade
4 7 (58.33%) VLAN
4 7 (58.33%) VPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
4 7 (58.33%) ProCurve
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
4 7 (58.33%) Aruba
4 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (58.33%) NX-OS

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) IaaS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) IPv4
2 11 (91.67%) IPv6
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (58.33%) IP Telephony
4 7 (58.33%) NX-OS
4 7 (58.33%) SNMP
4 7 (58.33%) VLAN
4 7 (58.33%) VPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) ICMP
5 4 (33.33%) Multicast
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) IT Architect
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Head of DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Networks
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
1 4 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
1 7 (58.33%) VyOS
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Workload Management
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Aruba
2 7 (58.33%) Brocade
2 7 (58.33%) ProCurve
2 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
2 7 (58.33%) Ubiquiti
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper