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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 107 138 168
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +30
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 121 45 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.35% 1.19% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.48% 6.73% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 68 36 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £38,250 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £52,500 £41,500
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
1155 669 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.46% 17.75% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 812 516 573
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 30 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 30 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 +41 120 £45,000 - 3
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 185 (98.93%) Cisco
2 181 (96.79%) BGP
3 154 (82.35%) MPLS
4 138 (73.80%) EIGRP
5 111 (59.36%) VMware
6 110 (58.82%) Windows
6 110 (58.82%) Load Balancing
7 104 (55.61%) Linux
8 98 (52.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 97 (51.87%) TCP/IP
10 96 (51.34%) Red Hat
10 96 (51.34%) Cisco IOS
10 96 (51.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 93 (49.73%) Clustering
12 92 (49.20%) Cisco Certification
13 90 (48.13%) CCNP
13 90 (48.13%) PCI DSS
14 87 (46.52%) E-Commerce
15 82 (43.85%) Apache
15 82 (43.85%) Java
15 82 (43.85%) IIS
16 77 (41.18%) DNS
17 72 (38.50%) SMTP
17 72 (38.50%) Perl
17 72 (38.50%) PowerShell
17 72 (38.50%) Bash Shell
17 72 (38.50%) VMware ESXi
18 71 (37.97%) UNIX
19 69 (36.90%) Firewall
20 60 (32.09%) CheckPoint

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 82 (43.85%) IIS
1 82 (43.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 181 (96.79%) BGP
2 154 (82.35%) MPLS
3 138 (73.80%) EIGRP
4 97 (51.87%) TCP/IP
5 96 (51.34%) Cisco IOS
6 77 (41.18%) DNS
7 72 (38.50%) SMTP
8 69 (36.90%) Firewall
9 49 (26.20%) LAN
9 49 (26.20%) WAN
10 33 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (14.44%) Cisco Nexus
12 26 (13.90%) Network Security
13 24 (12.83%) VoIP
14 19 (10.16%) VPN
15 16 (8.56%) VLAN
15 16 (8.56%) HSRP
16 13 (6.95%) Cisco PIX
16 13 (6.95%) RIP
17 11 (5.88%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.07%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (6.42%) Finance
2 6 (3.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.14%) Advertising
4 1 (0.53%) Games
4 1 (0.53%) Banking
4 1 (0.53%) Retail
4 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (37.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 48 (25.67%) Network Engineer
3 25 (13.37%) Architect
4 20 (10.70%) Network Architect
5 19 (10.16%) Senior Network Engineer
6 18 (9.63%) Network Specialist
6 18 (9.63%) Team Leader
6 18 (9.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 8 (4.28%) Analyst
7 8 (4.28%) Network Consultant
7 8 (4.28%) Consultant
8 7 (3.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (3.74%) Operations Analyst
8 7 (3.74%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
9 6 (3.21%) Server Analyst
9 6 (3.21%) Technical Architect
10 5 (2.67%) Network Support
10 5 (2.67%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 93 (49.73%) Clustering
2 9 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.53%) Replication
3 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 110 (58.82%) Windows
2 104 (55.61%) Linux
3 96 (51.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 71 (37.97%) UNIX
5 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (58.82%) Load Balancing
2 87 (46.52%) E-Commerce
3 21 (11.23%) Business Continuity
3 21 (11.23%) Network Design
4 15 (8.02%) Network Architecture
5 12 (6.42%) Mentoring
6 9 (4.81%) High Availability
7 6 (3.21%) DevOps
8 5 (2.67%) Network Management
8 5 (2.67%) Project Management
9 4 (2.14%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.60%) Change Management
10 3 (1.60%) ITIL
11 2 (1.07%) BCP
11 2 (1.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.07%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.07%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (1.07%) Performance Monitoring
12 1 (0.53%) Incident Management
12 1 (0.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 82 (43.85%) Java
2 72 (38.50%) Perl
2 72 (38.50%) PowerShell
2 72 (38.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (49.20%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (48.13%) CCNP
3 36 (19.25%) CCNA
4 31 (16.58%) CCSE
5 20 (10.70%) CCSA
6 19 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (10.16%) MCSA
6 19 (10.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (9.09%) CCDP
8 15 (8.02%) RHCE
8 15 (8.02%) RHCA
8 15 (8.02%) MCSE
9 11 (5.88%) CCIE
10 5 (2.67%) CCIP
11 3 (1.60%) CCVP
12 2 (1.07%) CISSP
12 2 (1.07%) CCDA
12 2 (1.07%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.53%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (48.13%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.14%) SLA
3 2 (1.07%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 98 (52.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (38.50%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (4.28%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.74%) MetaFrame
4 7 (3.74%) XenApp
4 7 (3.74%) XenDesktop
4 7 (3.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (3.21%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.60%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.07%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.60%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.53%) Nagios
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 185 (98.93%) Cisco
2 111 (59.36%) VMware
3 96 (51.34%) Red Hat
4 60 (32.09%) CheckPoint
5 24 (12.83%) Juniper
6 20 (10.70%) Microsoft
7 17 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 12 (6.42%) HP
9 11 (5.88%) Citrix
10 9 (4.81%) F5
11 6 (3.21%) Brocade
12 2 (1.07%) Meru Networks
12 2 (1.07%) Aruba
13 1 (0.53%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.53%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.53%) Redback
13 1 (0.53%) Huawei
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle
13 1 (0.53%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago