The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 165 176 160
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 14 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 1.47% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 6
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +9.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
OSPF
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
617 545 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.93% 14.34% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 496 464 533
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

OSPF
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

OSPF Salary Trend in the East Midlands

OSPF
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

OSPF
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 9 £51,250 - 4
Derbyshire +17 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £67,500 +50.00%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (94.44%) BGP
2 13 (72.22%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) WAN
3 11 (61.11%) DHCP
3 11 (61.11%) DNS
3 11 (61.11%) MPLS
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 10 (55.56%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (44.44%) HSRP
6 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
6 7 (38.89%) ISPF
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (33.33%) Wireless
7 6 (33.33%) CCNP
7 6 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
8 5 (27.78%) F5
8 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (22.22%) VMware
9 4 (22.22%) IPsec
9 4 (22.22%) Law
9 4 (22.22%) CCNA
9 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) VoIP
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) RIP
10 3 (16.67%) HP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) BGP
2 13 (72.22%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) WAN
3 11 (61.11%) DHCP
3 11 (61.11%) DNS
3 11 (61.11%) MPLS
4 10 (55.56%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) HSRP
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 6 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (33.33%) Wireless
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (22.22%) IPsec
7 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 4 (22.22%) VoIP
8 3 (16.67%) RIP
8 3 (16.67%) FWSM
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (16.67%) OpenFlow
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 4 (22.22%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Platform Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) SIEM
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
3 5 (27.78%) F5
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
5 3 (16.67%) TippingPoint
6 2 (11.11%) Tufin
6 2 (11.11%) Nokia
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) Mitel
7 1 (5.56%) Nortel
7 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
7 1 (5.56%) Meraki
7 1 (5.56%) Veeam
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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