The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 71 90
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.57% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.20% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £57,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 125 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.08% 17.76% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 79 102 138
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Junos
1 3 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper