The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 66 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.67% 0.20% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 1.45% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £41,250 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.01% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £36,500 £42,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 69 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.89% 13.86% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 113 60 108
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
South Yorkshire

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

OSPF
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Sheffield

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WLAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (50.00%) Network Management
4 4 (50.00%) Network Design
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (50.00%) RIP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (25.00%) Debian
6 2 (25.00%) Legal
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
7 1 (12.50%) Broadband

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WLAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (50.00%) RIP
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (12.50%) Broadband
6 1 (12.50%) 802.11
6 1 (12.50%) SNMP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) BGP-4
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Debian
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) AirMagnet
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