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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 154 174 159
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 24 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.01% 1.01% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 4
Average salary £47,500 £38,331 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.92% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £35,331 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,350 £45,500 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.60% +1.76%
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
598 594 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.33% 15.66% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 475 478 511
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,504
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +6 15 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Derbyshire +17 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Nottinghamshire +5 5 £45,000 +26.18%
Leicestershire +12 1 £45,000 +9.75%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 27 (100.00%) BGP
2 18 (66.67%) LAN
2 18 (66.67%) WAN
2 18 (66.67%) DNS
3 16 (59.26%) DHCP
4 15 (55.56%) Firewall
5 14 (51.85%) HSRP
6 12 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
6 12 (44.44%) MPLS
6 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 11 (40.74%) VoIP
7 11 (40.74%) ISPF
8 10 (37.04%) Wireless
8 10 (37.04%) Law
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (22.22%) SCCM
11 6 (22.22%) Network Security
11 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
11 6 (22.22%) F5
11 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (22.22%) IPsec
11 6 (22.22%) CCNP
12 5 (18.52%) ITIL
12 5 (18.52%) Degree
12 5 (18.52%) VMware
12 5 (18.52%) SIEM
12 5 (18.52%) Mentoring

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) BGP
2 18 (66.67%) LAN
2 18 (66.67%) WAN
2 18 (66.67%) DNS
3 16 (59.26%) DHCP
4 15 (55.56%) Firewall
5 14 (51.85%) HSRP
6 12 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
6 12 (44.44%) MPLS
6 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 11 (40.74%) VoIP
8 10 (37.04%) Wireless
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (22.22%) Network Security
10 6 (22.22%) IPsec
11 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
11 4 (14.81%) VPN
11 4 (14.81%) FWSM
11 4 (14.81%) OpenFlow
11 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 10 (37.04%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Network Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Platform Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Network Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) SIEM
1 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
2 3 (11.11%) Transition Management
2 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) BCP
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP
3 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 4 (14.81%) CCNA
5 3 (11.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Cacti
2 2 (7.41%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 6 (22.22%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
5 4 (14.81%) TippingPoint
6 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
7 2 (7.41%) Nokia
7 2 (7.41%) Tufin
8 1 (3.70%) IronPort
8 1 (3.70%) Nortel
8 1 (3.70%) Cognizant
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