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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 148 168 139
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 17 10 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.30% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.78% 1.81% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 18
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,750 £51,450
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
OSPF
West 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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
450 554 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.55% 16.84% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 375 463 596
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 June 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Leeds

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 46 (95.83%) BGP
2 41 (85.42%) VPN
2 41 (85.42%) Juniper
3 38 (79.17%) MPLS
4 32 (66.67%) Cisco
5 29 (60.42%) Firewall
6 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 21 (43.75%) VLAN
7 20 (41.67%) HSRP
7 20 (41.67%) SSL
7 20 (41.67%) Ethernet
7 20 (41.67%) IPsec
7 20 (41.67%) VRRP
8 19 (39.58%) Telecoms
8 19 (39.58%) Brocade
8 19 (39.58%) Linux
8 19 (39.58%) VoIP
9 18 (37.50%) Network Design
10 16 (33.33%) Frame Relay
10 16 (33.33%) Redback
10 16 (33.33%) SS7
10 16 (33.33%) RSVP
10 16 (33.33%) Packet Switching
10 16 (33.33%) SDH
10 16 (33.33%) ATM
10 16 (33.33%) Ericsson
10 16 (33.33%) 3G
10 16 (33.33%) SONET
10 16 (33.33%) VoLTE
10 16 (33.33%) VoWiFi

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:

Communications & Networking
1 46 (95.83%) BGP
2 41 (85.42%) VPN
3 38 (79.17%) MPLS
4 29 (60.42%) Firewall
5 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
5 21 (43.75%) VLAN
6 20 (41.67%) Ethernet
6 20 (41.67%) HSRP
6 20 (41.67%) IPsec
6 20 (41.67%) SSL
6 20 (41.67%) VRRP
7 19 (39.58%) VoIP
8 16 (33.33%) 3G
8 16 (33.33%) ATM
8 16 (33.33%) GGSN
8 16 (33.33%) Packet Switching
8 16 (33.33%) RSVP
8 16 (33.33%) SDH
8 16 (33.33%) SONET
8 16 (33.33%) SS7
General
1 19 (39.58%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 17 (35.42%) Design Engineer
3 16 (33.33%) Ericsson Engineer
3 16 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
4 12 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Support
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IP Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Network Support
6 2 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Architect
7 1 (2.08%) IP Architect
7 1 (2.08%) IP Design Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Network Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Network Design
2 16 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
3 3 (6.25%) Network Management
3 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (6.25%) Validation
4 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.08%) BCP
5 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL
5 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.08%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) CCNA
1 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.08%) CCDP
3 1 (2.08%) CCIP
3 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.08%) JNCIE
3 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (85.42%) Juniper
2 32 (66.67%) Cisco
3 19 (39.58%) Brocade
4 16 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 16 (33.33%) Redback
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 4 days ago
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