The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 69 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.51% 0.22% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 0.80% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £41,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 125 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.88% 27.84% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 117 120 35
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
Leicestershire

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

OSPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) PSTN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Creative Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (100.00%) PSTN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Creative Marketing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper