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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 178 200 160
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -40
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 23 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.52% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 3.20% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 43
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,099 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
562 718 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.38% 16.20% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 463 583 726
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Bradford -4 3 £43,000 +56.36%
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) BGP
2 23 (79.31%) Firewall
3 20 (68.97%) EIGRP
4 17 (58.62%) VPN
5 15 (51.72%) DNS
5 15 (51.72%) LAN
5 15 (51.72%) DHCP
6 13 (44.83%) WAN
6 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 11 (37.93%) MPLS
8 11 (37.93%) WLAN
8 11 (37.93%) Windows
9 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (31.03%) Network Security
10 9 (31.03%) Wireless
10 9 (31.03%) CCNP
10 9 (31.03%) CCNA
10 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (24.14%) IP Telephony
11 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
11 7 (24.14%) Internet
11 7 (24.14%) ITIL
11 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
11 7 (24.14%) VLAN
11 7 (24.14%) PABX
11 7 (24.14%) Windows Server

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) BGP
1 23 (79.31%) Firewall
2 20 (68.97%) EIGRP
3 17 (58.62%) VPN
4 15 (51.72%) DHCP
4 15 (51.72%) DNS
4 15 (51.72%) LAN
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (44.83%) WAN
6 11 (37.93%) MPLS
6 11 (37.93%) WLAN
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (31.03%) Network Security
8 9 (31.03%) Wireless
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
9 7 (24.14%) IP Telephony
9 7 (24.14%) PABX
9 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
9 7 (24.14%) VLAN
10 6 (20.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) IT Manager
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Network Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Telecoms Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Support
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Network Support
7 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
1 6 (20.69%) FMCG
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.79%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (10.34%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (10.34%) Network Management
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
3 3 (10.34%) Validation
4 1 (3.45%) High Availability
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.45%) Line Management
4 1 (3.45%) People Management
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) CCNA
1 9 (31.03%) CCNP
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) CISM
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Juniper
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Civica
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard