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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 8.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
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
55 11 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 42.97% 8.09% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 34
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £45,000
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