The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 42 40
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby - 1.72% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.33% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +13.25%
OSPF
Derbyshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 60 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 15.49% 20.62% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 55 63
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,603 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

OSPF
Salary Trend in Derby

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Derby

OSPF
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Meru Networks

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Meru Networks