The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 225 178 151
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -27
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 23 77 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 1.09% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 5.90% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 54
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £40,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1088 1306 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.13% 18.48% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1013 779
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,166 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
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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
West Yorkshire -34 14 £52,500 +16.66% 2
North Yorkshire -2 6 £45,000 -5.26%
South Yorkshire -5 1 £34,000 -15.00%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 68 (100.00%) Cisco
2 67 (98.53%) BGP
3 54 (79.41%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (73.53%) MPLS
5 42 (61.76%) Firewall
6 40 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
7 39 (57.35%) CCNP
8 38 (55.88%) CheckPoint
9 37 (54.41%) VPN
10 36 (52.94%) WAN
11 33 (48.53%) LAN
12 30 (44.12%) Juniper
13 28 (41.18%) DNS
13 28 (41.18%) TCP/IP
14 27 (39.71%) Network Security
15 26 (38.24%) Linux
16 22 (32.35%) VMware
16 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
16 22 (32.35%) IPv4
16 22 (32.35%) IPv6
17 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (29.41%) F5
18 19 (27.94%) FortiGate
19 18 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
19 18 (26.47%) MS Visio
20 17 (25.00%) VoIP
20 17 (25.00%) IPsec
21 16 (23.53%) EIGRP
21 16 (23.53%) MS Office
22 15 (22.06%) Cisco IOS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.94%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Lync
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) MS Visio
2 16 (23.53%) MS Office
3 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 67 (98.53%) BGP
2 50 (73.53%) MPLS
3 42 (61.76%) Firewall
4 40 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (54.41%) VPN
6 36 (52.94%) WAN
7 33 (48.53%) LAN
8 28 (41.18%) DNS
8 28 (41.18%) TCP/IP
9 27 (39.71%) Network Security
10 22 (32.35%) IPv4
10 22 (32.35%) IPv6
11 18 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (25.00%) VoIP
12 17 (25.00%) IPsec
13 16 (23.53%) EIGRP
14 15 (22.06%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (20.59%) Wireless
16 13 (19.12%) BIG-IP
17 12 (17.65%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Network Consultant
2 16 (23.53%) Consultant
3 12 (17.65%) Security Specialist
3 12 (17.65%) Network Specialist
3 12 (17.65%) Network Security Specialist
4 6 (8.82%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 6 (8.82%) Senior Network Specialist
4 6 (8.82%) Senior Security Specialist
4 6 (8.82%) Information Security Specialist
4 6 (8.82%) Information Specialist
4 6 (8.82%) Architect
4 6 (8.82%) Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 5 (7.35%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Network Implementation Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Network Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Network Support
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Fat Client
1 6 (8.82%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Linux
2 9 (13.24%) UNIX
2 9 (13.24%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Solaris
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Network Design
2 11 (16.18%) ITIL
3 10 (14.71%) Load Balancing
3 10 (14.71%) Network Management
4 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
5 8 (11.76%) Network Architecture
5 8 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (11.76%) Validation
6 7 (10.29%) Line Management
7 6 (8.82%) Information Security
7 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.82%) Change Management
8 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.88%) Project Management
10 3 (4.41%) High Availability
10 3 (4.41%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.41%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) Perl
1 6 (8.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (79.41%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (57.35%) CCNP
3 14 (20.59%) CCIE
4 13 (19.12%) CCSE
5 10 (14.71%) CCNA
6 7 (10.29%) CISSP
7 6 (8.82%) CCIP
8 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (4.41%) MCSA
10 2 (2.94%) CCDA
10 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.94%) CCSA
10 2 (2.94%) ISEB
10 2 (2.94%) Degree
10 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.47%) VCP5
11 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.47%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.29%) XenServer
4 3 (4.41%) vSphere
4 3 (4.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.47%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (27.94%) FortiGate
2 6 (8.82%) Nagios
3 2 (2.94%) Cacti
3 2 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.47%) vMotion
4 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (55.88%) CheckPoint
3 30 (44.12%) Juniper
4 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 22 (32.35%) VMware
5 20 (29.41%) F5
6 13 (19.12%) Infoblox
6 13 (19.12%) Brocade
6 13 (19.12%) Citrix
7 12 (17.65%) Blue Coat
7 12 (17.65%) Imperva
8 7 (10.29%) SolarWinds
8 7 (10.29%) HP
9 3 (4.41%) Siemens
9 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.94%) McAfee
10 2 (2.94%) CA
10 2 (2.94%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.47%) Foundry
11 1 (1.47%) Nokia
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