The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire 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 72 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.52% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.67% 2.99% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
OSPF
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 67 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 14.30% 9.34% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 91 63 108
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Warwickshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Studley 0 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Warwick - 2 £46,250 - 1
OSPF
West Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) VRRP
4 1 (25.00%) X.21
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) IPv6
4 1 (25.00%) DSL
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Netcool
4 1 (25.00%) NGN
4 1 (25.00%) HSRP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (25.00%) VRRP
4 1 (25.00%) X.21
4 1 (25.00%) DSL
4 1 (25.00%) NGN
4 1 (25.00%) HSRP
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) IPv6
4 1 (25.00%) PPP
4 1 (25.00%) ATM
4 1 (25.00%) ISDN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk