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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 97 95 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.16% 0.097% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.76% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,661 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.17% -22.89%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
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
210 131 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.48% 12.69% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 144 90 175
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,350 £27,756
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) Cacti
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Tufin
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) ProxySG
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) RIP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) IGRP
4 1 (20.00%) MGCP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) Nortel
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Cognizant

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) RIP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) IGRP
4 1 (20.00%) MGCP
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Tufin
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet