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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 176 193 161
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 23 13 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.28% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 1.84% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 17
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,200 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £51,000
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
651 706 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.77% 15.37% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 535 589 723
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £60,000
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
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 25 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +26 17 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Wakefield 0 5 £42,000 -35.38%
Bradford - 1 £29,000 -
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 57 (96.61%) BGP
2 47 (79.66%) VPN
3 45 (76.27%) MPLS
4 43 (72.88%) Cisco
5 41 (69.49%) Juniper
6 40 (67.80%) Firewall
7 25 (42.37%) TCP/IP
7 25 (42.37%) Linux
8 23 (38.98%) VLAN
9 22 (37.29%) IPsec
9 22 (37.29%) Telecoms
10 21 (35.59%) VoIP
10 21 (35.59%) VRRP
10 21 (35.59%) HSRP
11 20 (33.90%) Ethernet
11 20 (33.90%) SSL
12 19 (32.20%) Brocade
13 18 (30.51%) Network Design
14 16 (27.12%) Frame Relay
14 16 (27.12%) GGSN
14 16 (27.12%) SGSN
14 16 (27.12%) Redback
14 16 (27.12%) Network Architecture
14 16 (27.12%) SDH
14 16 (27.12%) ATM
14 16 (27.12%) Packet Switching
14 16 (27.12%) SS7
14 16 (27.12%) RSVP
14 16 (27.12%) 3G
14 16 (27.12%) SONET

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 1 (1.69%) Apache
1 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 57 (96.61%) BGP
2 47 (79.66%) VPN
3 45 (76.27%) MPLS
4 40 (67.80%) Firewall
5 25 (42.37%) TCP/IP
6 23 (38.98%) VLAN
7 22 (37.29%) IPsec
8 21 (35.59%) HSRP
8 21 (35.59%) VoIP
8 21 (35.59%) VRRP
9 20 (33.90%) Ethernet
9 20 (33.90%) SSL
10 16 (27.12%) 3G
10 16 (27.12%) ATM
10 16 (27.12%) Frame Relay
10 16 (27.12%) Packet Switching
10 16 (27.12%) RSVP
10 16 (27.12%) SDH
10 16 (27.12%) SONET
10 16 (27.12%) SS7
General
1 22 (37.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Network Engineer
2 17 (28.81%) Design Engineer
3 16 (27.12%) Ericsson Engineer
3 16 (27.12%) Implementation Engineer
4 13 (22.03%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Firewall Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Network Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Network Security Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco Support
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Network Support
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (5.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.69%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Network Design
2 16 (27.12%) Network Architecture
3 4 (6.78%) Information Security
3 4 (6.78%) Open Source
3 4 (6.78%) Security Operations
4 3 (5.08%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.08%) Network Management
4 3 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (5.08%) Validation
5 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.39%) High Availability
5 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Analytics
6 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.69%) Project Management
6 1 (1.69%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
1 5 (8.47%) Perl
2 4 (6.78%) Python
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) PHP
3 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.34%) CCNA
3 7 (11.86%) CCNP
4 4 (6.78%) CISSP
4 4 (6.78%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (6.78%) RHCE
4 4 (6.78%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCDP
5 1 (1.69%) CCIP
5 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.69%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Cacti
1 1 (1.69%) Graphite
1 1 (1.69%) Nagios
1 1 (1.69%) Opsview
1 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 43 (72.88%) Cisco
2 41 (69.49%) Juniper
3 19 (32.20%) Brocade
4 16 (27.12%) Ericsson
4 16 (27.12%) Redback
5 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.08%) Citrix
7 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.39%) VMware
9 1 (1.69%) EMC
9 1 (1.69%) HP
9 1 (1.69%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 4 days ago