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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 76 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.60% 0.71% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 4.17% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
OSPF
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
153 168 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.50% 17.07% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 137 138 102
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

OSPF
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) CCIE
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Network Design
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Analytics
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 1 (14.29%) IBM XIV
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Informix
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
1 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) IBM XIV
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCDA
3 1 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCDE
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago