The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Telford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 23 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 2.35% 0.76% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 2.63% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 38.82% 28.79% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 16
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
OSPF
Shropshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (50.00%) Advertising
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
5 3 (21.43%) Nokia
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 2 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Network Design
6 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Network Management
7 1 (7.14%) OPNET

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
4 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 7 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Support
2 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) Nokia
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) OPNET
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) BMC