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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 203 196 199
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 16 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.81% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 5.31% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 56
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,174 £54,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%

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
754 904 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.77% 15.33% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 625 728 916
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +7 15 £42,000 +5.00% 3
North Yorkshire -9 1 £52,500 +16.66%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) BGP
2 21 (72.41%) Firewall
3 15 (51.72%) MPLS
4 14 (48.28%) VPN
5 12 (41.38%) CCNP
5 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (37.93%) DNS
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
7 10 (34.48%) VLAN
7 10 (34.48%) DHCP
8 9 (31.03%) VoIP
8 9 (31.03%) Juniper
8 9 (31.03%) CCNA
9 8 (27.59%) LAN
9 8 (27.59%) ITIL
9 8 (27.59%) WAN
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
10 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
11 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.69%) Wireless
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (17.24%) Network Security
12 5 (17.24%) Spanning Tree
12 5 (17.24%) Network Design
12 5 (17.24%) WLAN
12 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (17.24%) IPsec

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 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) BGP
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 15 (51.72%) MPLS
3 14 (48.28%) VPN
4 11 (37.93%) DNS
5 10 (34.48%) DHCP
5 10 (34.48%) VLAN
6 9 (31.03%) VoIP
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (27.59%) LAN
7 8 (27.59%) WAN
8 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) Wireless
10 5 (17.24%) IPsec
10 5 (17.24%) Network Security
10 5 (17.24%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (17.24%) WLAN
11 4 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Network Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) IT Manager
4 5 (17.24%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Design Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.24%) Network Design
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (10.34%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (10.34%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.45%) Line Management
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Network Planning
5 1 (3.45%) People Management
5 1 (3.45%) Presales
5 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Perl
1 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCNP
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) CISM
4 4 (13.79%) CISSP
5 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) CCDA
6 1 (3.45%) CCIP
6 1 (3.45%) CCSP
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 9 (31.03%) Juniper
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Brocade
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) BT
7 1 (3.45%) Civica
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago