Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 97 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.42% 0.092% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 0.52% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -5.26%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £28,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +136.84% -36.67% -

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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 197 194 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 20.67% 17.85% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 159 142 190
Watford median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £60,125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.94% +2.35% -5.56%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Watford

OSPF
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco