The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 57 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £39,200 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.49%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 95 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.59% 18.13% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 42
Median salary £44,000 £40,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% +26.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,650 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OSPF
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Merseyside