The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 100 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.17% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 2.27% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £33,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 88 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.50% 7.27% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 114 54 73
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
Scotland

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OSPF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Edinburgh

OSPF
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Operations Engineer