The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 - 48 49
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 2.18% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.70% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 7
Average salary - £41,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
OSPF
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 94 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.66% 18.61% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 50 86 108
Average salary £25,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.80% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,060
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

OSPF
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear