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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 58 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.04% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.58% - 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.83% 9.04% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 54
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) PPP
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) WLAN
2 3 (60.00%) POP3
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) IKE
2 3 (60.00%) IPX
2 3 (60.00%) IPX/SPX
2 3 (60.00%) RIP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) IPv6
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) IGRP
2 3 (60.00%) TACACS
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) PPP
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) HSRP
2 3 (60.00%) IGRP
2 3 (60.00%) TACACS
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCSP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint