The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 18 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.50% - 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.73% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
OSPF
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 16 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 19.82% 18.18% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 21
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

OSPF
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) Network Design
3 5 (71.43%) BIG-IP
3 5 (71.43%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) CCSP
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Change Control
4 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) BIG-IP
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) ICMP
5 1 (14.29%) VRRP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) FTP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) IVR
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint