The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 57 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 6 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.30% 2.10% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% 12.68% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 71 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 24.57% 16.59% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 78 51 48
Average salary £42,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
North Yorkshire

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 23 July 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (92.68%) CheckPoint
3 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (82.93%) BGP
4 34 (82.93%) Firewall
4 34 (82.93%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (70.73%) CCNP
6 27 (65.85%) E-Commerce
6 27 (65.85%) Blue Coat
6 27 (65.85%) CCSE
6 27 (65.85%) Cisco IOS
7 26 (63.41%) Network Security
8 22 (53.66%) BIG-IP
8 22 (53.66%) VMware
8 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (53.66%) Infoblox
8 22 (53.66%) Imperva
8 22 (53.66%) Linux
8 22 (53.66%) DHCP
8 22 (53.66%) DNS
8 22 (53.66%) NetScreen
8 22 (53.66%) F5
8 22 (53.66%) DMVPN
8 22 (53.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 22 (53.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 14 (34.15%) MPLS
9 14 (34.15%) LAN
9 14 (34.15%) WAN
10 13 (31.71%) Citrix
10 13 (31.71%) Thin Client

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 34 (82.93%) BGP
1 34 (82.93%) Firewall
1 34 (82.93%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (65.85%) Cisco IOS
3 26 (63.41%) Network Security
4 22 (53.66%) NetScreen
4 22 (53.66%) DMVPN
4 22 (53.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 22 (53.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 22 (53.66%) BIG-IP
4 22 (53.66%) DHCP
4 22 (53.66%) DNS
5 14 (34.15%) MPLS
5 14 (34.15%) LAN
5 14 (34.15%) WAN
6 12 (29.27%) EIGRP
6 12 (29.27%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (21.95%) Unified Communications
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (21.95%) IPsec
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Security Specialist
2 18 (43.90%) Network Specialist
2 18 (43.90%) Network Security Specialist
3 12 (29.27%) Network Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Security Specialist
5 8 (19.51%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (14.63%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Network Specialist
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Network Security Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Thin Client
1 13 (31.71%) Fat Client
2 9 (21.95%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) E-Commerce
2 11 (26.83%) Load Balancing
2 11 (26.83%) Network Management
3 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 2 (4.88%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (70.73%) CCNP
3 27 (65.85%) CCSE
4 9 (21.95%) CCNA
5 7 (17.07%) CCSA
6 2 (4.88%) CCDA
6 2 (4.88%) CCDP
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.95%) XenServer
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (92.68%) CheckPoint
3 27 (65.85%) Blue Coat
4 22 (53.66%) Infoblox
4 22 (53.66%) Imperva
4 22 (53.66%) VMware
4 22 (53.66%) F5
5 13 (31.71%) Citrix
6 9 (21.95%) HP
7 6 (14.63%) Brocade
7 6 (14.63%) Foundry
8 2 (4.88%) BT
8 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.44%) TippingPoint