The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 77 87
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 1.01% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.63% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Median salary - £31,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -37.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

OSPF is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 111 142 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 19.82% 17.95% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 102 132 74
Median salary £36,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,910 £26,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing OSPF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in the North East

OSPF
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF in the North East.

Salary trend for OSPF in the North East