The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.54% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
OSPF
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.35% 22.31% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £35,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,000 £41,405
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

OSPF
Salary Trend in Durham

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Durham

OSPF
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IPv6
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) IPv6
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco