Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 4.60% 3.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
West Malling median annual salary £47,875 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.07% - -
Kent median annual salary £49,125 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.24% -9.47% -5.00%

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 West Malling with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Malling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 32 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 36.78% 12.50% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 20
West Malling median annual salary £49,000 £39,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.05% -16.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £46,250 £28,800 £38,575
90th Percentile £49,500 £66,500 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% -9.41%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in West Malling

OSPF
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Salary trend for OSPF in West Malling

OSPF
Salary Histogram in West Malling

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in West Malling over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF in West Malling

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 West Malling region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) VRRP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VRRP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCDA
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper