The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 52 48
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 2.29% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.37% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 7
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 97 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.53% 18.48% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 46 89 112
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
North East

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

OSPF
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat