The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 78 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.24% - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
OSPF
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 120 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.30% 18.96% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 113 120
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

OSPF
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Coventry

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago