The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
England / North East
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
102 60 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 15.36% 9.69% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 90 51 64
Median salary £28,500 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OSPF
Salary Trend in the North East

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

OSPF Salary Trend in the North East

OSPF
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Presales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification