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 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 - - 46
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
38 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.57% 10.73% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 72
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £36,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5