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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 178 205 107
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -98
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 13 5 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.11% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 0.64% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 70
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £44,000 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,300 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
597 778 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.67% 16.38% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 497 619 811
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +28 8 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Wakefield - 4 £42,000 -
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 33 (91.67%) Cisco
1 33 (91.67%) BGP
2 29 (80.56%) Firewall
3 27 (75.00%) VPN
4 20 (55.56%) EIGRP
5 18 (50.00%) MPLS
6 14 (38.89%) Juniper
6 14 (38.89%) LAN
6 14 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (36.11%) DNS
7 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
8 12 (33.33%) DHCP
8 12 (33.33%) VLAN
9 11 (30.56%) WAN
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
9 11 (30.56%) Windows
9 11 (30.56%) VoIP
10 10 (27.78%) WLAN
10 10 (27.78%) Linux
10 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (25.00%) Network Security
12 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (22.22%) CCNA
12 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 8 (22.22%) Wireless
12 8 (22.22%) IPsec
13 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (19.44%) Internet
13 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
13 7 (19.44%) Active Directory

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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (8.33%) IIS
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (91.67%) BGP
2 29 (80.56%) Firewall
3 27 (75.00%) VPN
4 20 (55.56%) EIGRP
5 18 (50.00%) MPLS
6 14 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (38.89%) LAN
7 13 (36.11%) DNS
8 12 (33.33%) DHCP
8 12 (33.33%) VLAN
9 11 (30.56%) VoIP
9 11 (30.56%) WAN
10 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (27.78%) WLAN
11 9 (25.00%) Network Security
12 8 (22.22%) IPsec
12 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 8 (22.22%) Wireless
13 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
13 7 (19.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Network Manager
4 6 (16.67%) IT Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Support
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Network Support
6 4 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Design Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) FMCG
2 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Unix
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
3 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 3 (8.33%) Network Design
3 3 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (8.33%) Network Management
3 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 3 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (2.78%) Information Security
4 1 (2.78%) Line Management
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) People Management
4 1 (2.78%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.78%) Perl
1 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) CCNA
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.78%) RHCE
4 1 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Cisco
2 14 (38.89%) Juniper
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.67%) Brocade
5 3 (8.33%) Ericsson
5 3 (8.33%) Redback
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) WatchGuard
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