The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank - 73 80
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.16% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 86 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.36% 13.44% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 76 71 98
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £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 Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper