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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 70 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.61% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.43% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
92 107 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.27% 18.14% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 86 98 106
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 £30,000 £28,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,250 £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 28 August 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 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (22.22%) ARCserve
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) McAfee
5 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (22.22%) Sophos
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Zenoss

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) ADSL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (22.22%) ARCserve
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
2 2 (22.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) McAfee
2 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 1 (11.11%) Meraki
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago