The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 88 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.32% 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 0.64% 3.19%
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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 156 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.12% 21.64% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 147 143 77
Average salary £39,000 £33,815 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
East Midlands

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Leicestershire

OSPF
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -7 3 £41,000 +28.12%
OSPF
East Midlands

OSPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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