The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 140 152 165
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 22 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 1.04% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.57% 8.22% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 15
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.03%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 426 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.80% 12.63% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 288 382 496
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OSPF
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Leeds

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Leeds

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (92.31%) BGP
3 23 (88.46%) MPLS
4 18 (69.23%) Firewall
5 16 (61.54%) Juniper
6 14 (53.85%) WAN
6 14 (53.85%) VPN
6 14 (53.85%) Linux
6 14 (53.85%) VLAN
7 11 (42.31%) VoIP
8 9 (34.62%) SSL
8 9 (34.62%) IPsec
8 9 (34.62%) Brocade
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (30.77%) CCNP
10 7 (26.92%) FortiGate
11 5 (19.23%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 4 (15.38%) DNS
12 4 (15.38%) DHCP
12 4 (15.38%) Network Design
12 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (11.54%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
13 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (11.54%) F5
13 3 (11.54%) High Availability
13 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (11.54%) VMware
14 2 (7.69%) Change Management

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) BGP
2 23 (88.46%) MPLS
3 18 (69.23%) Firewall
4 14 (53.85%) VLAN
4 14 (53.85%) VPN
4 14 (53.85%) WAN
5 11 (42.31%) VoIP
6 9 (34.62%) IPsec
6 9 (34.62%) SSL
7 5 (19.23%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (15.38%) DHCP
8 4 (15.38%) DNS
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
10 2 (7.69%) HSRP
10 2 (7.69%) ISDN
10 2 (7.69%) LAN
10 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Core Network Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Designer
3 4 (15.38%) IP Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Network Design
2 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Presales
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CCNP
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCDA
2 2 (7.69%) CCIP
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) CCSP
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Juniper
3 9 (34.62%) Brocade
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) F5
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Civica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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