The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 75 60
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.16% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £41,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
OSPF
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 173 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.84% 32.40% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 81 162 58
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

OSPF
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Leicester