The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford - 13.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 32.43% -
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
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 32.14% 43.02% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 12
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

OSPF
Salary Trend in Telford

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Telford

OSPF
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint