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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 171 128 176
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +48
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 29 69 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.61% 1.60% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 8.59% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
813 803 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.15% 18.65% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 660 575 575
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,950
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 -45 25 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
Halifax - 1 £34,500 -
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 136 (98.55%) Cisco
2 134 (97.10%) BGP
3 111 (80.43%) MPLS
4 94 (68.12%) EIGRP
5 72 (52.17%) CCNP
5 72 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (47.10%) Firewall
7 64 (46.38%) Load Balancing
8 59 (42.75%) Linux
9 58 (42.03%) VMware
10 55 (39.86%) Windows
11 51 (36.96%) WAN
12 50 (36.23%) CheckPoint
13 47 (34.06%) LAN
13 47 (34.06%) TCP/IP
13 47 (34.06%) VMware Infrastructure
14 43 (31.16%) Cisco IOS
14 43 (31.16%) Clustering
14 43 (31.16%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (28.26%) DNS
16 38 (27.54%) Apache
16 38 (27.54%) Java
16 38 (27.54%) IIS
16 38 (27.54%) Red Hat
16 38 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 36 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
18 35 (25.36%) Bash Shell
18 35 (25.36%) Perl
18 35 (25.36%) SMTP
19 34 (24.64%) E-Commerce

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 38 (27.54%) IIS
1 38 (27.54%) Apache
2 6 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 134 (97.10%) BGP
2 111 (80.43%) MPLS
3 94 (68.12%) EIGRP
4 65 (47.10%) Firewall
5 51 (36.96%) WAN
6 47 (34.06%) LAN
6 47 (34.06%) TCP/IP
7 43 (31.16%) Cisco ASA
7 43 (31.16%) Cisco IOS
8 39 (28.26%) DNS
9 36 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 35 (25.36%) SMTP
11 32 (23.19%) VoIP
12 22 (15.94%) VPN
12 22 (15.94%) Network Security
12 22 (15.94%) VLAN
13 20 (14.49%) HSRP
14 17 (12.32%) IPsec
15 16 (11.59%) SSL
16 13 (9.42%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.97%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (9.42%) Finance
2 10 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.90%) Games
3 4 (2.90%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.72%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 33 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (16.67%) Architect
4 20 (14.49%) Network Specialist
5 18 (13.04%) Network Architect
6 16 (11.59%) Consultant
6 16 (11.59%) Network Consultant
7 15 (10.87%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Network Support
8 9 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.35%) Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Operations Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Server Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Senior Network Support
10 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
11 4 (2.90%) Cisco Network Specialist
11 4 (2.90%) Cisco Specialist
11 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Architect
12 3 (2.17%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 43 (31.16%) Clustering
2 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.62%) Replication
4 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 59 (42.75%) Linux
2 55 (39.86%) Windows
3 38 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (23.91%) UNIX
5 6 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.38%) Load Balancing
2 34 (24.64%) E-Commerce
3 33 (23.91%) Business Continuity
4 29 (21.01%) Network Architecture
5 25 (18.12%) High Availability
6 22 (15.94%) Network Design
7 14 (10.14%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.97%) ITIL
9 9 (6.52%) Project Management
10 6 (4.35%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.35%) BCP
10 6 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (3.62%) DevOps
11 5 (3.62%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (2.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (2.90%) TOGAF
12 4 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (2.90%) Coaching
13 3 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.54%) Java
2 35 (25.36%) Perl
2 35 (25.36%) Bash Shell
3 33 (23.91%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.07%) SQL
5 2 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 72 (52.17%) CCNP
1 72 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (18.84%) CCDP
3 25 (18.12%) CCNA
4 22 (15.94%) CCSE
5 11 (7.97%) CCDA
6 10 (7.25%) CCIE
7 8 (5.80%) CISSP
8 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.35%) CCSA
8 6 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (4.35%) VCP5
8 6 (4.35%) MCSE
8 6 (4.35%) MCSA
9 3 (2.17%) CCSP
9 3 (2.17%) CCIP
10 2 (1.45%) VCAP
11 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (23.91%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.62%) SLA
3 2 (1.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 47 (34.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (23.91%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (7.97%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.80%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.62%) MetaFrame
5 5 (3.62%) XenApp
5 5 (3.62%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.62%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (2.90%) vSphere
7 2 (1.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (1.45%) yum
1 2 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 136 (98.55%) Cisco
2 58 (42.03%) VMware
3 50 (36.23%) CheckPoint
4 38 (27.54%) Red Hat
5 16 (11.59%) Juniper
6 13 (9.42%) SolarWinds
7 11 (7.97%) HP
8 9 (6.52%) Brocade
9 5 (3.62%) EMC
9 5 (3.62%) Citrix
9 5 (3.62%) Oracle
10 4 (2.90%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.90%) F5
11 2 (1.45%) Splunk
12 1 (0.72%) Mitel
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