The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 60 79 69
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.69% 1.97% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 11.45% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% +52.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 86 131 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 14.85% 17.24% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 63 95 87
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +2.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Warwickshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Warwickshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Warwick +22 3 £50,000 -23.07%
Studley - 1 £36,500 -
OSPF
West Midlands

OSPF
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (87.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Security Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (87.50%) Change Control
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper