The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 July 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 M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 3 7
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 20.00% 18.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 75.00% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
0 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 26.67% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

OSPF
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the M4 Corridor region.

OSPF Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

OSPF
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire