The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 68 71 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.45% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 1.14% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
OSPF
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 88 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.55% 14.22% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 101 73 65
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

OSPF
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Swindon

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IPv4
1 5 (100.00%) IPv6
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIS
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) H.323
3 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Tandberg
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) ATM
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) IPv4
1 5 (100.00%) IPv6
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (80.00%) H.323
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Lead Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIS
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (20.00%) BT
Swindon, Wiltshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
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