The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 44 52
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - 1.26% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.41% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
OSPF
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.40% 23.27% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 56 71
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

OSPF
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Peterborough

OSPF
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (66.67%) IPv6
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SAN

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) IPv6
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
2 5 (83.33%) Network Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix