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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.65% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £36,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
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
148 124 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.25% 23.05% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 116 113
Average salary £37,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) Network Design
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) Network Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
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 5 (71.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
1 5 (71.43%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco