The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
OSPF
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 25 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.00% 9.65% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 36
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

OSPF
Salary Trend in Chester

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Chester