The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 70 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.45% 1.15% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 8.70% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +48.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 69 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.48% 13.22% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 105 64 83
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,080 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
Wiltshire

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Swindon

OSPF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) H.323
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 3 (100.00%) Tandberg
1 3 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) H.323
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Tandberg