The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 12 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 11.86% - 27.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.18% - 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 12
Average salary £62,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
OSPF
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 28.81% 12.00% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 13
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

OSPF
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Dunstable

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 8 (100.00%) RIP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) DWDM
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) HP NNM
1 8 (100.00%) Network Management
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (87.50%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) RIP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) DWDM
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Network Management
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) F5