The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 70 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.43% - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £32,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
OSPF
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 173 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.21% 18.17% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 139 122
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
OSPF
East Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) IronPort
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IronPort
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago