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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 162 174 187
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 15 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.84% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 5.98% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 30
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
480 602 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.95% 14.12% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 404 501 634
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +8 8 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Bradford +8 5 £43,000 +56.36%
Wakefield - 1 £42,000 -
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 20 (80.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) BGP
4 13 (52.00%) MPLS
5 12 (48.00%) VPN
6 11 (44.00%) CCNP
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (40.00%) DNS
7 10 (40.00%) DHCP
7 10 (40.00%) VLAN
8 9 (36.00%) Linux
8 9 (36.00%) CCNA
9 8 (32.00%) VoIP
9 8 (32.00%) WAN
9 8 (32.00%) ITIL
9 8 (32.00%) LAN
9 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
11 6 (24.00%) Juniper
11 6 (24.00%) Wireless
11 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.00%) WLAN
12 5 (20.00%) CISM
12 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
13 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
13 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
13 4 (16.00%) Brocade

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 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) BGP
3 13 (52.00%) MPLS
4 12 (48.00%) VPN
5 10 (40.00%) DHCP
5 10 (40.00%) DNS
5 10 (40.00%) VLAN
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (32.00%) LAN
6 8 (32.00%) VoIP
6 8 (32.00%) WAN
7 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
8 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (24.00%) Wireless
9 5 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (20.00%) WLAN
10 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (16.00%) ISDN
10 4 (16.00%) Network Security
10 4 (16.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) IT Manager
4 5 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) High Availability
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Line Management
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CCNP
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) CCNA
3 5 (20.00%) CISM
4 4 (16.00%) CISSP
5 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) CCDA
6 1 (4.00%) CCIP
6 1 (4.00%) CCSP
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) Juniper
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Brocade
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) BT
6 1 (4.00%) Civica
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago