The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 7.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
OSPF
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 29 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 36.56% 18.71% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 31
Average salary £26,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.27% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

OSPF
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

OSPF Salary Trend in County Antrim