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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 95 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.41% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 1.46% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,661 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.18% -24.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,661 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,661 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
137 137 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.36% 13.29% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 119 81 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Nottingham

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cacti
3 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) RIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) RIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) IGRP
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 2 (33.33%) IronPort