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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 196 239 182
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -57
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 38 23 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.34% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 2.13% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 36
Median salary £42,250 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £40,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
970 1078 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.30% 15.91% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 775 889 1043
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +20 22 £35,000 -36.36% 2
North Yorkshire +19 10 £47,500 +5.55% 1
South Yorkshire +22 6 £43,000 +26.47%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 86 (97.73%) BGP
2 71 (80.68%) MPLS
3 70 (79.55%) Cisco
4 65 (73.86%) VPN
5 64 (72.73%) Firewall
6 58 (65.91%) Juniper
7 43 (48.86%) TCP/IP
8 30 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (34.09%) VoIP
8 30 (34.09%) Linux
9 29 (32.95%) HSRP
10 28 (31.82%) SSL
11 27 (30.68%) Telecoms
12 24 (27.27%) Network Design
13 23 (26.14%) VRRP
13 23 (26.14%) EIGRP
13 23 (26.14%) VLAN
14 22 (25.00%) IPsec
15 21 (23.86%) CCNP
15 21 (23.86%) Brocade
16 20 (22.73%) IPv6
16 20 (22.73%) Ethernet
17 18 (20.45%) Network Architecture
18 17 (19.32%) WAN
18 17 (19.32%) LAN
19 16 (18.18%) Packet Switching
19 16 (18.18%) ATM
19 16 (18.18%) SDH
19 16 (18.18%) DNS
19 16 (18.18%) CCNA

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 1 (1.14%) Apache
1 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Office
1 11 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (97.73%) BGP
2 71 (80.68%) MPLS
3 65 (73.86%) VPN
4 64 (72.73%) Firewall
5 43 (48.86%) TCP/IP
6 30 (34.09%) VoIP
7 29 (32.95%) HSRP
8 28 (31.82%) SSL
9 23 (26.14%) EIGRP
9 23 (26.14%) VLAN
9 23 (26.14%) VRRP
10 22 (25.00%) IPsec
11 20 (22.73%) Ethernet
11 20 (22.73%) IPv6
12 17 (19.32%) LAN
12 17 (19.32%) WAN
13 16 (18.18%) ATM
13 16 (18.18%) DNS
13 16 (18.18%) Packet Switching
13 16 (18.18%) SDH
General
1 27 (30.68%) Telecoms
2 14 (15.91%) Finance
3 7 (7.95%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Electronics
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (60.23%) Network Engineer
2 20 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 20 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) Design Engineer
4 16 (18.18%) Ericsson Engineer
4 16 (18.18%) Implementation Engineer
5 15 (17.05%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Network Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Project Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Network Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Juniper Specialist
9 3 (3.41%) Firewall Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.41%) FMCG
5 2 (2.27%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.27%) Clustering
5 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.27%) IBM XIV
5 2 (2.27%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.09%) Linux
2 9 (10.23%) Windows
3 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Network Design
2 18 (20.45%) Network Architecture
3 11 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 11 (12.50%) Network Management
4 10 (11.36%) ITIL
5 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.09%) Change Management
6 8 (9.09%) High Availability
6 8 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.95%) Process Improvement
8 6 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.82%) PRINCE
9 5 (5.68%) Project Management
9 5 (5.68%) Validation
10 4 (4.55%) Information Security
10 4 (4.55%) Open Source
10 4 (4.55%) Presales
10 4 (4.55%) Security Operations
11 3 (3.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
1 6 (6.82%) Perl
2 4 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (23.86%) CCNP
3 16 (18.18%) CCNA
4 5 (5.68%) CCIP
5 4 (4.55%) CISSP
5 4 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (4.55%) RHCE
5 4 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (2.27%) CCIE
6 2 (2.27%) JNCIE
6 2 (2.27%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.14%) CCDP
7 1 (1.14%) Degree
7 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.55%) VMware ESX
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) HP NNM
2 2 (2.27%) Cacti
2 2 (2.27%) Graphite
2 2 (2.27%) Nagios
2 2 (2.27%) Opsview
2 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 70 (79.55%) Cisco
2 58 (65.91%) Juniper
3 21 (23.86%) Brocade
4 16 (18.18%) Ericsson
4 16 (18.18%) Redback
5 9 (10.23%) HP
5 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.09%) F5
6 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.55%) Citrix
7 4 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.55%) VMware
8 3 (3.41%) Aruba
8 3 (3.41%) SAP
9 2 (2.27%) EMC
9 2 (2.27%) IBM
9 2 (2.27%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.14%) Avaya
10 1 (1.14%) CA
10 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
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