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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 47 49
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 2.54% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.68% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 1
Average salary - £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
73 95 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.41% 18.59% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57 89 75
Average salary £32,250 £41,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +30.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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