The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 93 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 0.54% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.97% 4.51% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OSPF
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 133 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.76% 11.86% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 83 92
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OSPF
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Glasgow

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

OSPF
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) SHDSL
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) SHDSL
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) F5
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago