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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 192 162 171
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 17 54 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 1.06% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 6.55% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 15
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +53.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
819 825 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.66% 16.14% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 655 632 629
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -29 17 £50,000 +11.11% 2
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (97.87%) BGP
3 42 (89.36%) MPLS
4 31 (65.96%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (65.96%) WAN
5 29 (61.70%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (57.45%) CheckPoint
7 25 (53.19%) EIGRP
7 25 (53.19%) LAN
8 24 (51.06%) Firewall
9 22 (46.81%) CCNP
10 20 (42.55%) VoIP
10 20 (42.55%) Linux
10 20 (42.55%) Load Balancing
11 19 (40.43%) VPN
12 17 (36.17%) CCNA
12 17 (36.17%) Business Continuity
13 15 (31.91%) VMware
13 15 (31.91%) Network Architecture
13 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
14 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
14 14 (29.79%) IPv4
14 14 (29.79%) ITIL
14 14 (29.79%) IPsec
14 14 (29.79%) High Availability
15 13 (27.66%) SSL
16 12 (25.53%) Juniper
16 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
16 12 (25.53%) IPv6
16 12 (25.53%) Windows

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) Lync
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Visio
2 9 (19.15%) MS Office
3 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 46 (97.87%) BGP
2 42 (89.36%) MPLS
3 31 (65.96%) WAN
4 29 (61.70%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (53.19%) LAN
5 25 (53.19%) EIGRP
6 24 (51.06%) Firewall
7 20 (42.55%) VoIP
8 19 (40.43%) VPN
9 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
10 14 (29.79%) IPv4
10 14 (29.79%) IPsec
11 13 (27.66%) SSL
12 12 (25.53%) IPv6
12 12 (25.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (23.40%) Spanning Tree
14 9 (19.15%) VLAN
15 8 (17.02%) HSRP
15 8 (17.02%) DNS
16 7 (14.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Games
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Network Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Network Consultant
2 13 (27.66%) Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) Architect
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Network Support
6 4 (8.51%) Network Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Network Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Replication
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 7 (14.89%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Load Balancing
2 17 (36.17%) Business Continuity
3 15 (31.91%) Network Architecture
4 14 (29.79%) High Availability
4 14 (29.79%) ITIL
5 10 (21.28%) Network Design
6 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (14.89%) BCP
6 7 (14.89%) Project Management
6 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (12.77%) Validation
7 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
8 5 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.51%) Coaching
10 3 (6.38%) Network Management
10 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (4.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (65.96%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (46.81%) CCNP
3 17 (36.17%) CCNA
4 9 (19.15%) CCDA
4 9 (19.15%) CCDP
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (19.15%) CCSE
5 8 (17.02%) MCSA
5 8 (17.02%) CCIE
6 6 (12.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (12.77%) MCSE
6 6 (12.77%) CISSP
6 6 (12.77%) CCSA
6 6 (12.77%) VCP5
7 3 (6.38%) CCSP
7 3 (6.38%) CCIP
8 2 (4.26%) ISEB
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.26%) Degree
8 2 (4.26%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
1 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
3 5 (10.64%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) XenServer
4 1 (2.13%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.26%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (4.26%) Cacti
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.26%) yum
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (57.45%) CheckPoint
3 15 (31.91%) VMware
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 12 (25.53%) Juniper
5 12 (25.53%) Brocade
6 5 (10.64%) F5
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle
7 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.38%) HP
7 3 (6.38%) EMC
7 3 (6.38%) Citrix
8 2 (4.26%) CA
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.26%) Splunk
9 1 (2.13%) Mitel
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