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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 148 151 151
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.93% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 6.90% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 25
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%

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
366 435 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.92% 13.51% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 300 375 452
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) BGP
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 9 (64.29%) VLAN
5 8 (57.14%) VoIP
5 8 (57.14%) MPLS
6 7 (50.00%) VPN
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Juniper
8 5 (35.71%) WAN
8 5 (35.71%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (28.57%) DHCP
9 4 (28.57%) Windows
9 4 (28.57%) LAN
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) SSL
9 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (28.57%) CCNP
9 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
9 4 (28.57%) Wireless
9 4 (28.57%) IPsec
9 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (28.57%) Brocade
10 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared

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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) BGP
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) VLAN
4 8 (57.14%) MPLS
4 8 (57.14%) VoIP
5 7 (50.00%) VPN
6 5 (35.71%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (28.57%) DHCP
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
7 4 (28.57%) IPsec
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) SSL
7 4 (28.57%) Wireless
8 3 (21.43%) HSRP
8 3 (21.43%) ISDN
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
1 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
1 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CCDA
3 1 (7.14%) CCIP
3 1 (7.14%) CCSP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Brocade
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Civica
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