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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 107 135 155
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +20
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 107 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.15% 1.03% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.03% 5.85% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1067 633 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.42% 17.56% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 771 472 542
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +35 106 £45,000 - 3
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 159 (98.15%) Cisco
2 155 (95.68%) BGP
3 131 (80.86%) MPLS
4 118 (72.84%) EIGRP
5 99 (61.11%) VMware
6 98 (60.49%) Windows
7 97 (59.88%) Load Balancing
8 91 (56.17%) Linux
9 90 (55.56%) TCP/IP
10 89 (54.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 87 (53.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 87 (53.70%) Cisco IOS
11 87 (53.70%) Red Hat
12 84 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
13 83 (51.23%) Clustering
13 83 (51.23%) PCI DSS
14 82 (50.62%) CCNP
15 78 (48.15%) E-Commerce
16 71 (43.83%) Apache
16 71 (43.83%) Java
16 71 (43.83%) IIS
17 69 (42.59%) DNS
18 62 (38.27%) SMTP
18 62 (38.27%) Perl
18 62 (38.27%) PowerShell
18 62 (38.27%) Bash Shell
18 62 (38.27%) VMware ESXi
19 61 (37.65%) UNIX
20 56 (34.57%) Firewall
21 53 (32.72%) CheckPoint

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 71 (43.83%) IIS
1 71 (43.83%) Apache
2 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.62%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (95.68%) BGP
2 131 (80.86%) MPLS
3 118 (72.84%) EIGRP
4 90 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 87 (53.70%) Cisco IOS
6 69 (42.59%) DNS
7 62 (38.27%) SMTP
8 56 (34.57%) Firewall
9 41 (25.31%) LAN
9 41 (25.31%) WAN
10 25 (15.43%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (12.35%) Network Security
12 19 (11.73%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (9.26%) VoIP
13 15 (9.26%) VPN
14 14 (8.64%) HSRP
15 13 (8.02%) Cisco PIX
15 13 (8.02%) RIP
16 12 (7.41%) VLAN
17 8 (4.94%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (4.94%) Finance
2 4 (2.47%) Advertising
3 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (37.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 25 (15.43%) Architect
4 21 (12.96%) Team Leader
4 21 (12.96%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 20 (12.35%) Network Architect
6 15 (9.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (7.41%) Network Specialist
8 7 (4.32%) Network Consultant
8 7 (4.32%) Consultant
9 6 (3.70%) Technical Architect
9 6 (3.70%) Analyst
10 5 (3.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (3.09%) Operations Analyst
10 5 (3.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (3.09%) Cisco Specialist
10 5 (3.09%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (3.09%) Operations Team Leader
10 5 (3.09%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
10 5 (3.09%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 83 (51.23%) Clustering
2 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (0.62%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 98 (60.49%) Windows
2 91 (56.17%) Linux
3 87 (53.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 61 (37.65%) UNIX
5 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (59.88%) Load Balancing
2 78 (48.15%) E-Commerce
3 22 (13.58%) Network Design
4 18 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 16 (9.88%) Network Architecture
6 6 (3.70%) Project Management
7 5 (3.09%) Network Management
7 5 (3.09%) High Availability
8 4 (2.47%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.47%) DevOps
9 3 (1.85%) Change Management
9 3 (1.85%) BCP
9 3 (1.85%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (1.23%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (1.23%) Asset Management
10 2 (1.23%) ITIL
10 2 (1.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (0.62%) Migration
11 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2
11 1 (0.62%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (43.83%) Java
2 62 (38.27%) Perl
2 62 (38.27%) PowerShell
2 62 (38.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 84 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (50.62%) CCNP
3 35 (21.60%) CCNA
4 28 (17.28%) CCSE
5 23 (14.20%) CCSA
6 22 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (13.58%) MCSA
6 22 (13.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (10.49%) MCSE
7 17 (10.49%) RHCE
7 17 (10.49%) RHCA
8 14 (8.64%) CCIE
9 12 (7.41%) CCDP
10 8 (4.94%) CCIP
11 5 (3.09%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.47%) JNCIE
13 3 (1.85%) CCVP
14 2 (1.23%) CISSP
14 2 (1.23%) CCDA
15 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (51.23%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.47%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 89 (54.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (38.27%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.09%) MetaFrame
4 5 (3.09%) XenApp
4 5 (3.09%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (2.47%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.85%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.23%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.62%) Nagios
3 1 (0.62%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 159 (98.15%) Cisco
2 99 (61.11%) VMware
3 87 (53.70%) Red Hat
4 53 (32.72%) CheckPoint
5 22 (13.58%) Microsoft
6 21 (12.96%) Juniper
7 13 (8.02%) SolarWinds
8 11 (6.79%) HP
9 10 (6.17%) Citrix
10 9 (5.56%) F5
11 4 (2.47%) Redback
12 2 (1.23%) Meru Networks
12 2 (1.23%) Aruba
12 2 (1.23%) Brocade
13 1 (0.62%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.62%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.62%) Huawei
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