Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 150 152
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.23% 0.19% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 1.40% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 20
West Sussex median annual salary £59,000 £66,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.94% +32.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £52,250 £61,875 £44,475
90th Percentile £60,400 £71,625 £55,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 248 285 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.58% 13.61% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 220 259 409
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -17.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £57,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in West Sussex

OSPF
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for OSPF in West Sussex

OSPF
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +9 3 £59,000 -10.94%
Crawley +13 2 £54,500 -
OSPF
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) BT
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (40.00%) Forcepoint
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Broadband
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) FireEye
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Broadband
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) HSRP
5 1 (20.00%) VRRP
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Check Point Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) BT
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) FireEye
4 2 (40.00%) Forcepoint
4 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) Aruba
5 1 (20.00%) Fortinet