The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 217 249 144
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -105
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 16 18 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.27% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 1.60% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 79
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
909 1125 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.09% 16.80% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 756 930 1108
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Yorkshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
West Yorkshire +26 12 £39,750 -20.50% 4
South Yorkshire +4 4 £47,500 -5.00%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 51 (94.44%) Cisco
1 51 (94.44%) BGP
2 45 (83.33%) Firewall
3 37 (68.52%) VPN
4 30 (55.56%) MPLS
5 28 (51.85%) Juniper
6 24 (44.44%) EIGRP
7 18 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (33.33%) VoIP
8 17 (31.48%) DNS
9 15 (27.78%) LAN
9 15 (27.78%) Wireless
10 14 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (25.93%) Linux
10 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
11 13 (24.07%) CCNP
12 12 (22.22%) CCNA
12 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 12 (22.22%) WAN
12 12 (22.22%) DHCP
12 12 (22.22%) VLAN
12 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
13 11 (20.37%) Network Design
13 11 (20.37%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (20.37%) Windows
14 10 (18.52%) WLAN
14 10 (18.52%) SSL
14 10 (18.52%) ITIL
14 10 (18.52%) Network Security

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (5.56%) IIS
1 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
1 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (94.44%) BGP
2 45 (83.33%) Firewall
3 37 (68.52%) VPN
4 30 (55.56%) MPLS
5 24 (44.44%) EIGRP
6 18 (33.33%) VoIP
7 17 (31.48%) DNS
8 15 (27.78%) LAN
8 15 (27.78%) Wireless
9 14 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (22.22%) DHCP
10 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 12 (22.22%) VLAN
10 12 (22.22%) WAN
11 10 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (18.52%) Network Security
11 10 (18.52%) SSL
11 10 (18.52%) WLAN
12 9 (16.67%) HSRP
13 8 (14.81%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Network Manager
5 6 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Support
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Juniper Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Network Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Network Support
6 4 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) FMCG
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Unix
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (20.37%) Network Design
2 10 (18.52%) ITIL
3 8 (14.81%) Change Management
4 7 (12.96%) Network Management
5 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) Network Architecture
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (7.41%) Change Control
7 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE
7 4 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.85%) Perl
1 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (24.07%) CCNP
3 12 (22.22%) CCNA
4 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (1.85%) CCIP
6 1 (1.85%) CISSP
6 1 (1.85%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.85%) Degree
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.85%) RHCE
6 1 (1.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (94.44%) Cisco
2 28 (51.85%) Juniper
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.11%) Brocade
5 5 (9.26%) HP
6 4 (7.41%) F5
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) Ericsson
7 2 (3.70%) Redback
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.85%) VMware
8 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
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