The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 79 88
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.89% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £40,331 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.67%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
OSPF
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
165 173 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.16% 17.69% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 115 150 128
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

OSPF
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Nottingham

OSPF
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix