The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 5.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
OSPF
County Antrim

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 11 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 39.17% 7.91% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 28
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

OSPF
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Belfast