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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 50 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 2.55% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 0
Average salary - £48,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 132 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.11% 19.79% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 73 117 60
Average salary £32,677 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.30% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,550 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
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OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

OSPF
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Somerset

OSPF
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) SHDSL
2 3 (75.00%) TACACS
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SDH
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) PPP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) SHDSL
2 3 (75.00%) TACACS
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SDH
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) PPP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Network Support
1 3 (75.00%) Support Team Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco