The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 95 107 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.087% 0.089% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.79% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
OSPF
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 127 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.71% 11.29% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 136 108 171
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,829
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +7 1 £65,000 +44.44%
OSPF
East Midlands

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) HSRP
5 2 (33.33%) Nokia
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (33.33%) Tufin
5 2 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (33.33%) ProxySG
5 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
6 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (16.67%) IGRP
6 1 (16.67%) MGCP
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) DNS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) IGRP
5 1 (16.67%) MGCP
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) RIP
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) Tufin
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
4 1 (16.67%) Nortel