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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 153 135 167
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +32
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 53 58 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.10% 1.37% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.31% 7.62% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 12
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £38,400 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
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
840 761 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.45% 17.94% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 659 575 585
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -6 48 £47,500 +5.55%
Halifax - 2 £34,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 166 (98.81%) Cisco
2 161 (95.83%) BGP
3 133 (79.17%) MPLS
4 118 (70.24%) EIGRP
5 88 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
6 87 (51.79%) CCNP
7 81 (48.21%) Load Balancing
8 77 (45.83%) VMware
9 75 (44.64%) Firewall
9 75 (44.64%) Linux
10 73 (43.45%) Windows
11 67 (39.88%) TCP/IP
12 63 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 61 (36.31%) Cisco IOS
13 61 (36.31%) Clustering
14 60 (35.71%) WAN
15 56 (33.33%) LAN
15 56 (33.33%) Apache
15 56 (33.33%) Java
15 56 (33.33%) IIS
15 56 (33.33%) Red Hat
15 56 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 55 (32.74%) DNS
17 54 (32.14%) CheckPoint
18 52 (30.95%) SMTP
18 52 (30.95%) Perl
18 52 (30.95%) Bash Shell
19 51 (30.36%) E-Commerce
20 50 (29.76%) PCI DSS
20 50 (29.76%) VMware ESXi

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 56 (33.33%) IIS
1 56 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (2.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
1 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 161 (95.83%) BGP
2 133 (79.17%) MPLS
3 118 (70.24%) EIGRP
4 75 (44.64%) Firewall
5 67 (39.88%) TCP/IP
6 61 (36.31%) Cisco IOS
7 60 (35.71%) WAN
8 56 (33.33%) LAN
9 55 (32.74%) DNS
10 52 (30.95%) SMTP
11 44 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
12 37 (22.02%) VoIP
13 36 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (14.88%) Network Security
15 22 (13.10%) HSRP
15 22 (13.10%) VPN
16 21 (12.50%) VLAN
17 17 (10.12%) IPsec
18 14 (8.33%) SSL
19 13 (7.74%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (10.12%) Finance
2 10 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.38%) Games
3 4 (2.38%) Banking
3 4 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (33.93%) Network Engineer
2 49 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (14.29%) Architect
4 22 (13.10%) Network Specialist
5 19 (11.31%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (10.12%) Network Architect
7 13 (7.74%) Network Consultant
7 13 (7.74%) Consultant
8 9 (5.36%) Analyst
8 9 (5.36%) Network Support
9 7 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
9 7 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (4.17%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 6 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.57%) Server Analyst
11 5 (2.98%) Senior Network Support
11 5 (2.98%) Cisco Specialist
11 5 (2.98%) Administrator
11 5 (2.98%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.98%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 61 (36.31%) Clustering
2 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.98%) Replication
4 3 (1.79%) Open Source
5 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (44.64%) Linux
2 73 (43.45%) Windows
3 56 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 49 (29.17%) UNIX
5 5 (2.98%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (48.21%) Load Balancing
2 51 (30.36%) E-Commerce
3 32 (19.05%) Business Continuity
4 25 (14.88%) Network Architecture
5 22 (13.10%) Network Design
6 20 (11.90%) High Availability
7 14 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.55%) ITIL
9 9 (5.36%) Project Management
10 6 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.57%) BCP
10 6 (3.57%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (3.57%) DevOps
11 5 (2.98%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (2.98%) PRINCE2
12 4 (2.38%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.38%) TOGAF
13 3 (1.79%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (1.79%) Change Management
13 3 (1.79%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (33.33%) Java
2 52 (30.95%) Perl
2 52 (30.95%) Bash Shell
3 50 (29.76%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.17%) SQL
5 2 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (51.79%) CCNP
3 27 (16.07%) CCNA
4 26 (15.48%) CCDP
5 23 (13.69%) CCSE
6 11 (6.55%) CCIE
7 9 (5.36%) CCDA
8 6 (3.57%) CISSP
8 6 (3.57%) CCSA
9 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.98%) MCSE
9 5 (2.98%) MCSA
9 5 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.38%) VCP5
10 4 (2.38%) CCIP
11 3 (1.79%) CCSP
11 3 (1.79%) CCVP
12 2 (1.19%) VCAP
13 1 (0.60%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.60%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (29.76%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.57%) SLA
3 2 (1.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 63 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (29.76%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.17%) MetaFrame
4 7 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 7 (4.17%) XenApp
4 7 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 7 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.79%) vSphere
7 2 (1.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.19%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.19%) yum
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 166 (98.81%) Cisco
2 77 (45.83%) VMware
3 56 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 54 (32.14%) CheckPoint
5 20 (11.90%) Juniper
6 18 (10.71%) SolarWinds
7 14 (8.33%) HP
8 9 (5.36%) F5
9 8 (4.76%) Brocade
10 7 (4.17%) Citrix
11 5 (2.98%) Oracle
11 5 (2.98%) EMC
11 5 (2.98%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.19%) Splunk
13 1 (0.60%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.60%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.60%) Mitel
13 1 (0.60%) Huawei
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago