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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 24 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 2.08% 12.09% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 26.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
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
33 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 34.38% 45.05% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 16
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £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 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds