The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
OSPF
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.04% 17.98% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 14
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £50,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

OSPF
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

OSPF Salary Trend in the Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) IKE
1 1 (100.00%) IPX
1 1 (100.00%) IPX/SPX
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) IGRP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) IKE
1 1 (100.00%) IPX
1 1 (100.00%) IPX/SPX
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) IGRP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint