The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 106 145 168
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +23
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 114 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.24% 1.11% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.35% 6.63% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 67 35 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1101 664 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.67% 16.78% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 779 526 568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

OSPF
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Leeds +46 114 £45,000 - 2
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 183 (98.92%) Cisco
2 179 (96.76%) BGP
3 151 (81.62%) MPLS
4 136 (73.51%) EIGRP
5 103 (55.68%) Load Balancing
6 99 (53.51%) VMware
7 98 (52.97%) Windows
8 93 (50.27%) Linux
9 91 (49.19%) Cisco Certification
10 89 (48.11%) CCNP
11 87 (47.03%) TCP/IP
11 87 (47.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 85 (45.95%) Cisco IOS
12 85 (45.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 85 (45.95%) Red Hat
13 84 (45.41%) Clustering
14 79 (42.70%) PCI DSS
15 78 (42.16%) Apache
15 78 (42.16%) Java
15 78 (42.16%) IIS
16 77 (41.62%) E-Commerce
17 74 (40.00%) Firewall
18 73 (39.46%) DNS
19 69 (37.30%) SMTP
19 69 (37.30%) Perl
19 69 (37.30%) Bash Shell
19 69 (37.30%) VMware ESXi
19 69 (37.30%) PowerShell
20 68 (36.76%) UNIX
21 57 (30.81%) CheckPoint

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 78 (42.16%) Apache
1 78 (42.16%) IIS
2 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 179 (96.76%) BGP
2 151 (81.62%) MPLS
3 136 (73.51%) EIGRP
4 87 (47.03%) TCP/IP
5 85 (45.95%) Cisco IOS
6 74 (40.00%) Firewall
7 73 (39.46%) DNS
8 69 (37.30%) SMTP
9 55 (29.73%) WAN
9 55 (29.73%) LAN
10 38 (20.54%) Cisco ASA
11 32 (17.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (15.14%) Network Security
13 27 (14.59%) VoIP
14 19 (10.27%) VPN
15 17 (9.19%) HSRP
16 16 (8.65%) VLAN
17 13 (7.03%) RIP
17 13 (7.03%) Cisco PIX
18 11 (5.95%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.62%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (8.11%) Finance
2 6 (3.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.16%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) Games
4 1 (0.54%) Banking
4 1 (0.54%) Retail
4 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (36.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (28.65%) Network Engineer
3 23 (12.43%) Architect
4 21 (11.35%) Network Specialist
5 20 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 18 (9.73%) Network Architect
7 10 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 10 (5.41%) Network Consultant
7 10 (5.41%) Consultant
7 10 (5.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 8 (4.32%) Analyst
8 8 (4.32%) Network Support
9 7 (3.78%) Operations Analyst
9 7 (3.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (3.78%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 6 (3.24%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.24%) Server Analyst
11 5 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (2.70%) Cisco Specialist
11 5 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 84 (45.41%) Clustering
2 9 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.08%) Replication
4 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 98 (52.97%) Windows
2 93 (50.27%) Linux
3 85 (45.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 68 (36.76%) UNIX
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (55.68%) Load Balancing
2 77 (41.62%) E-Commerce
3 24 (12.97%) Business Continuity
4 22 (11.89%) Network Design
5 17 (9.19%) Network Architecture
6 12 (6.49%) High Availability
6 12 (6.49%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.24%) DevOps
8 5 (2.70%) Project Management
8 5 (2.70%) Network Management
9 4 (2.16%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.16%) ITIL
10 3 (1.62%) Change Management
11 2 (1.08%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.08%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.08%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (1.08%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (1.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.08%) BCP
12 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 78 (42.16%) Java
2 69 (37.30%) Perl
2 69 (37.30%) Bash Shell
2 69 (37.30%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (49.19%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (48.11%) CCNP
3 27 (14.59%) CCNA
4 26 (14.05%) CCSE
5 20 (10.81%) CCDP
6 12 (6.49%) CCSA
7 11 (5.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.95%) MCSA
8 10 (5.41%) CCIE
9 8 (4.32%) RHCA
9 8 (4.32%) RHCE
9 8 (4.32%) MCSE
10 4 (2.16%) CCIP
11 3 (1.62%) CCVP
12 2 (1.08%) CISSP
12 2 (1.08%) CCDA
13 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.54%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (42.70%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.16%) SLA
3 2 (1.08%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 87 (47.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (37.30%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (4.32%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.78%) MetaFrame
4 7 (3.78%) XenApp
4 7 (3.78%) XenDesktop
4 7 (3.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (3.24%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.62%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.08%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.62%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.54%) Nagios
3 1 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 183 (98.92%) Cisco
2 99 (53.51%) VMware
3 85 (45.95%) Red Hat
4 57 (30.81%) CheckPoint
5 23 (12.43%) Juniper
6 20 (10.81%) SolarWinds
7 13 (7.03%) HP
8 12 (6.49%) Microsoft
9 10 (5.41%) Citrix
10 9 (4.86%) F5
11 6 (3.24%) Brocade
12 2 (1.08%) Aruba
12 2 (1.08%) Meru Networks
12 2 (1.08%) EMC
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle
13 1 (0.54%) Huawei
13 1 (0.54%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.54%) Riverbed
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago