The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 46 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.45% - 3.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.16% - 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 11
Average salary £50,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
OSPF
North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 78 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 20.16% 20.97% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 54 68 72
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

OSPF
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Harrogate

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (81.82%) MPLS
4 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
5 7 (63.64%) Juniper
5 7 (63.64%) FortiGate
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 6 (54.55%) CCNP
6 6 (54.55%) IPv4
6 6 (54.55%) IPv6
6 6 (54.55%) VPN
6 6 (54.55%) LAN
6 6 (54.55%) WAN
7 5 (45.45%) CCIE
7 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
8 3 (27.27%) Network Security
8 3 (27.27%) IPsec
8 3 (27.27%) Network Design
8 3 (27.27%) RIP
9 2 (18.18%) VoIP
9 2 (18.18%) UNIX
9 2 (18.18%) Linux
9 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (9.09%) HSRP
10 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
10 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) MPLS
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) IPv4
4 6 (54.55%) IPv6
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 3 (27.27%) RIP
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (9.09%) HSRP
7 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 1 (9.09%) SSH
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Consultant
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Implementation Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Network Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft