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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 162 175 195
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 26 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.84% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.78% 6.08% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 20
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

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
450 609 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.65% 13.76% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 389 519 662
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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 +10 21 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Bradford +8 3 £43,000 +56.36%
Wakefield - 1 £42,000 -
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 29 (87.88%) Cisco
2 26 (78.79%) BGP
3 25 (75.76%) Firewall
4 24 (72.73%) MPLS
5 16 (48.48%) VPN
5 16 (48.48%) WAN
6 15 (45.45%) CCNP
6 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (45.45%) Juniper
6 15 (45.45%) VLAN
7 14 (42.42%) Linux
8 11 (33.33%) VoIP
9 10 (30.30%) DHCP
9 10 (30.30%) DNS
10 9 (27.27%) SSL
10 9 (27.27%) IPsec
10 9 (27.27%) Brocade
11 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
11 8 (24.24%) CCNA
12 7 (21.21%) ITIL
12 7 (21.21%) FortiGate
13 6 (18.18%) LAN
14 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
14 5 (15.15%) CISM
14 5 (15.15%) Network Design
14 5 (15.15%) Spanning Tree
14 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
15 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS

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 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) BGP
2 25 (75.76%) Firewall
3 24 (72.73%) MPLS
4 16 (48.48%) VPN
4 16 (48.48%) WAN
5 15 (45.45%) VLAN
6 11 (33.33%) VoIP
7 10 (30.30%) DHCP
7 10 (30.30%) DNS
8 9 (27.27%) IPsec
8 9 (27.27%) SSL
9 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.18%) LAN
11 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (15.15%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (12.12%) Wireless
13 3 (9.09%) ISDN
14 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
14 2 (6.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
3 5 (15.15%) IT Security Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Core Network Designer
4 4 (12.12%) Designer
4 4 (12.12%) IP Designer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Network Design
3 3 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) Presales
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) CCNP
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (24.24%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) CISM
4 4 (12.12%) CISSP
5 2 (6.06%) CCDA
5 2 (6.06%) CCIP
5 2 (6.06%) CCSP
5 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) Juniper
3 9 (27.27%) Brocade
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.12%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) BT
7 1 (3.03%) Civica
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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