The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 25 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.33% - 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% - 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.17% 24.39% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 33
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
West Midlands

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Shropshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Shropshire 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 4 - -
OSPF
West Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (53.33%) Advertising
5 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (26.67%) Nokia
6 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP
6 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
6 4 (26.67%) F5
6 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (20.00%) Network Design
7 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (13.33%) Change Management
8 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
9 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
9 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 1 (6.67%) OPNET
9 1 (6.67%) Middleware
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (6.67%) Juniper
9 1 (6.67%) BMC
9 1 (6.67%) CCNA
9 1 (6.67%) CCDA
9 1 (6.67%) CSS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
2 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 8 (53.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Network Support
2 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCDA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Nokia
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) OPNET
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds