The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 17 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.60% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £51,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 79 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.00% 16.19% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 63 70 87
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
North West

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OSPF
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 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
Liverpool - 4 £51,000 -
OSPF
North West

OSPF
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Redback
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Redback