The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 54 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 6 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.20% 0.54% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.52% 2.44% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 12
Average salary £50,000 - £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
OSPF
North 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 York region.

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 82 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 18.47% 22.10% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 43 62
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in York

OSPF
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the York region.

OSPF Salary Trend in York

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 12 (100.00%) CCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (91.67%) Network Security
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (91.67%) BIG-IP
2 11 (91.67%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) NetScreen
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Infoblox
2 11 (91.67%) Imperva
2 11 (91.67%) F5
2 11 (91.67%) DMVPN
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 9 (75.00%) Fat Client
3 9 (75.00%) Thin Client
3 9 (75.00%) Line Management
3 9 (75.00%) Mentoring

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the York 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (91.67%) Network Security
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) NetScreen
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) DMVPN
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 11 (91.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (91.67%) BIG-IP
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) IPsec
3 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Security Specialist
2 10 (83.33%) Network Specialist
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (75.00%) Line Management
2 9 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 11 (91.67%) Infoblox
2 11 (91.67%) Imperva
2 11 (91.67%) F5
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) HP