The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
169 138 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.86% 20.69% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 160 121 88
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
East Midlands

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

OSPF
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
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%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint