The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 96 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.093% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 1.23% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £57,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
OSPF
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
237 162 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.99% 16.30% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 202 129 233
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Wiltshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Swindon -7 1 £57,500 +41.97%
OSPF
South West

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IPv4
1 4 (100.00%) IPv6
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ATM
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) BT

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) IPv4
1 4 (100.00%) IPv6
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) ATM
2 2 (50.00%) H.323
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) Tandberg