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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
England / North East
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

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
111 62 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.05% 10.44% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 104 54 53
Median salary £30,000 £30,459 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% -18.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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