The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 38 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.50% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 3.85% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OSPF
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 52 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 30.35% 18.37% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 69
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

OSPF
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Gloucester

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft