The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.46% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
OSPF
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 139 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.94% 22.31% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 91 126 66
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

OSPF
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Northampton

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) HSRP
1 12 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 10 (83.33%) Law
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) ISPF
4 8 (66.67%) VoIP
5 6 (50.00%) Wireless
5 6 (50.00%) IPsec
5 6 (50.00%) MPLS
5 6 (50.00%) Patch Management
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
6 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
7 3 (25.00%) PBX
8 2 (16.67%) BCP
8 2 (16.67%) Legal
8 2 (16.67%) Network Security
8 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 2 (16.67%) Kindle
8 2 (16.67%) Degree

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) HSRP
1 12 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) VoIP
4 6 (50.00%) Wireless
4 6 (50.00%) IPsec
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) PBX
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 10 (83.33%) Law
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) BCP
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft