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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 163 176 149
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 19 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.054% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 0.35% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 11
Average salary £39,083 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £53,000 £35,661
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
483 565 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.52% 15.29% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 388 455 452
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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
Derbyshire - 10 £39,083 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £32,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £37,500 -
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 30 (75.00%) BGP
2 27 (67.50%) Firewall
3 25 (62.50%) Cisco
4 24 (60.00%) LAN
4 24 (60.00%) WAN
5 23 (57.50%) DNS
5 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (55.00%) TCP/IP
7 21 (52.50%) DHCP
8 18 (45.00%) VPN
8 18 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 16 (40.00%) Wireless
9 16 (40.00%) MPLS
10 15 (37.50%) CCNP
11 14 (35.00%) CCNA
11 14 (35.00%) VoIP
11 14 (35.00%) HSRP
11 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
12 13 (32.50%) F5
12 13 (32.50%) CheckPoint
13 12 (30.00%) ITIL
13 12 (30.00%) IPsec
14 11 (27.50%) Spanning Tree
15 10 (25.00%) SSL
16 9 (22.50%) ADSL
16 9 (22.50%) Law
16 9 (22.50%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (22.50%) ISPF
17 8 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) BGP
2 27 (67.50%) Firewall
3 24 (60.00%) LAN
3 24 (60.00%) WAN
4 23 (57.50%) DNS
5 22 (55.00%) TCP/IP
6 21 (52.50%) DHCP
7 18 (45.00%) VPN
7 18 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (40.00%) Wireless
8 16 (40.00%) MPLS
9 14 (35.00%) VoIP
9 14 (35.00%) HSRP
10 12 (30.00%) IPsec
11 11 (27.50%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (25.00%) SSL
13 9 (22.50%) ADSL
13 9 (22.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (17.50%) EIGRP
15 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 9 (22.50%) Law
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Local Government
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Platform Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Network Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Head of IT
6 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) BYOD
3 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Patch Management
3 5 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.50%) SIEM
4 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.50%) Transition Management
5 2 (5.00%) Network Design
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) BCP
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (37.50%) CCNP
3 14 (35.00%) CCNA
4 4 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (7.50%) CCIE
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.50%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) vSphere
1 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (15.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (5.00%) Nagios
4 2 (5.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
3 13 (32.50%) F5
3 13 (32.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.50%) TippingPoint
6 3 (7.50%) ArcSight
6 3 (7.50%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) IronPort
7 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefit package
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