The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 41 59
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 1.55% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
OSPF
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 66 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.49% 17.05% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29 60 94
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Derbyshire

OSPF
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Aruba
1 4 (100.00%) Meru Networks
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) CCDP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Technical Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCDP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Aruba
1 4 (100.00%) Meru Networks