Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 73 91
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 24 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.70% 0.97% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.37% 6.90% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 9
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -31.25% -
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -34.38% +100.00%

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 167 87 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.77% 14.10% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 123 68 148
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,800 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Warrington

OSPF
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Warrington

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Warrington

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

Salary histogram for OSPF in Warrington

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 Warrington region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 24 (100.00%) WAN
1 24 (100.00%) DHCP
1 24 (100.00%) VPN
1 24 (100.00%) DNS
1 24 (100.00%) SSL
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (100.00%) MPLS
1 24 (100.00%) BGP
1 24 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) Wireless
1 24 (100.00%) IPsec
1 24 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 20 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
2 20 (83.33%) NX-OS
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco PIX
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (70.83%) Riverbed
3 17 (70.83%) F5
3 17 (70.83%) TACACS
4 16 (66.67%) CCNP
4 16 (66.67%) LAN
4 16 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 16 (66.67%) PMO
5 14 (58.33%) xDSL
5 14 (58.33%) Wireshark
5 14 (58.33%) Ethernet
6 10 (41.67%) SNMP
6 10 (41.67%) VoIP

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 24 (100.00%) BGP
1 24 (100.00%) DHCP
1 24 (100.00%) DNS
1 24 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) IPsec
1 24 (100.00%) MPLS
1 24 (100.00%) SSL
1 24 (100.00%) VPN
1 24 (100.00%) WAN
1 24 (100.00%) Wireless
2 20 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
2 20 (83.33%) NX-OS
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco PIX
3 17 (70.83%) TACACS
4 16 (66.67%) LAN
5 14 (58.33%) Ethernet
5 14 (58.33%) Wireshark
5 14 (58.33%) xDSL
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Life Science
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL V3
2 10 (41.67%) ITSM
2 10 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (41.67%) Service Management
3 7 (29.17%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Runbook
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) CCNP
3 10 (41.67%) CCNA
3 10 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (66.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) F5
2 17 (70.83%) Riverbed
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft