The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen 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 - 39 48
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.85% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
OSPF
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 26 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.09% 10.48% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 52
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £30,840
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £32,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

OSPF
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Aberdeen

OSPF
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) VSAT
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) VSAT
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco