The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 64 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.35% 2.19% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 13.16% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £60,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
OSPF
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 76 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.17% 16.67% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 61 71 60
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +32.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,300 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

OSPF
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) POP3
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) IKE
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) IPX/SPX
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) POP3
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) IKE
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) IPX/SPX
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint