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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 107 140 166
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +26
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 115 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.27% 1.09% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.21% 6.15% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 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 £56,500 £52,500 £40,500
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
1126 650 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.19% 17.72% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 799 500 577
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 £24,000 £25,000 £24,625
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +37 114 £45,000 - 4
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 175 (98.87%) Cisco
2 171 (96.61%) BGP
3 145 (81.92%) MPLS
4 126 (71.19%) EIGRP
5 108 (61.02%) VMware
6 107 (60.45%) Windows
7 102 (57.63%) Load Balancing
8 100 (56.50%) Linux
9 95 (53.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 93 (52.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 93 (52.54%) Cisco IOS
10 93 (52.54%) TCP/IP
10 93 (52.54%) Red Hat
11 90 (50.85%) Cisco Certification
12 88 (49.72%) CCNP
13 87 (49.15%) Clustering
13 87 (49.15%) PCI DSS
14 83 (46.89%) E-Commerce
15 78 (44.07%) Apache
15 78 (44.07%) Java
15 78 (44.07%) IIS
16 73 (41.24%) DNS
17 67 (37.85%) SMTP
17 67 (37.85%) Perl
17 67 (37.85%) PowerShell
17 67 (37.85%) Bash Shell
17 67 (37.85%) VMware ESXi
18 66 (37.29%) UNIX
18 66 (37.29%) Firewall
19 56 (31.64%) CheckPoint

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (44.07%) Apache
1 78 (44.07%) IIS
2 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (96.61%) BGP
2 145 (81.92%) MPLS
3 126 (71.19%) EIGRP
4 93 (52.54%) Cisco IOS
4 93 (52.54%) TCP/IP
5 73 (41.24%) DNS
6 67 (37.85%) SMTP
7 66 (37.29%) Firewall
8 46 (25.99%) LAN
8 46 (25.99%) WAN
9 27 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (14.69%) Network Security
11 21 (11.86%) VoIP
11 21 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (10.17%) VPN
13 15 (8.47%) VLAN
14 14 (7.91%) HSRP
15 13 (7.34%) RIP
15 13 (7.34%) Cisco PIX
16 10 (5.65%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (5.65%) Finance
2 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.26%) Advertising
3 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (37.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 45 (25.42%) Network Engineer
3 26 (14.69%) Architect
4 21 (11.86%) Network Architect
5 20 (11.30%) Team Leader
5 20 (11.30%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 19 (10.73%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (7.91%) Network Specialist
8 8 (4.52%) Analyst
9 7 (3.95%) Network Consultant
9 7 (3.95%) Consultant
9 7 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (3.95%) Operations Analyst
9 7 (3.95%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 6 (3.39%) Server Analyst
10 6 (3.39%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (2.82%) Cisco Specialist
11 5 (2.82%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (2.82%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 87 (49.15%) Clustering
2 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 107 (60.45%) Windows
2 100 (56.50%) Linux
3 93 (52.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 66 (37.29%) UNIX
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (57.63%) Load Balancing
2 83 (46.89%) E-Commerce
3 23 (12.99%) Network Design
4 17 (9.60%) Business Continuity
5 14 (7.91%) Network Architecture
6 12 (6.78%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.39%) DevOps
8 5 (2.82%) Project Management
8 5 (2.82%) High Availability
8 5 (2.82%) Network Management
9 4 (2.26%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.69%) Change Management
11 2 (1.13%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (1.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (1.13%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.13%) BCP
11 2 (1.13%) ITIL
12 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2
12 1 (0.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (44.07%) Java
2 67 (37.85%) Perl
2 67 (37.85%) PowerShell
2 67 (37.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 90 (50.85%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (49.72%) CCNP
3 38 (21.47%) CCNA
4 29 (16.38%) CCSE
5 22 (12.43%) CCSA
6 21 (11.86%) MCSA
6 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (11.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (9.04%) RHCA
7 16 (9.04%) MCSE
7 16 (9.04%) RHCE
8 13 (7.34%) CCIE
8 13 (7.34%) CCDP
9 7 (3.95%) CCIP
10 4 (2.26%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.69%) CCVP
11 3 (1.69%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.13%) CCDA
12 2 (1.13%) CISSP
13 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (49.15%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.26%) SLA
3 2 (1.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 95 (53.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (37.85%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (4.52%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.95%) MetaFrame
4 7 (3.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 7 (3.95%) XenApp
4 7 (3.95%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.39%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.69%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.13%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.56%) Nagios
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 175 (98.87%) Cisco
2 108 (61.02%) VMware
3 93 (52.54%) Red Hat
4 56 (31.64%) CheckPoint
5 25 (14.12%) Juniper
6 22 (12.43%) Microsoft
7 15 (8.47%) SolarWinds
8 12 (6.78%) Citrix
9 11 (6.21%) HP
10 9 (5.08%) F5
11 5 (2.82%) Brocade
12 3 (1.69%) Redback
13 2 (1.13%) Aruba
13 2 (1.13%) Meru Networks
14 1 (0.56%) Huawei
14 1 (0.56%) Riverbed
14 1 (0.56%) ProCurve
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