The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 86 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.20% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 0.68% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% -21.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 294 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.72% 30.03% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 187 236 163
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
South West

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

OSPF
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £40,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
OSPF
South West

OSPF
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) SLA

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (50.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5