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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 198 234 164
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -70
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 32 27 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.40% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.42% 2.39% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 65
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
937 1132 1451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.43% 16.80% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 787 951 1103
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +29 23 £42,000 -16.00% 1
South Yorkshire +16 9 £45,000 +12.50%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 70 (98.59%) BGP
2 63 (88.73%) Cisco
3 55 (77.46%) Firewall
4 49 (69.01%) VPN
5 47 (66.20%) MPLS
6 41 (57.75%) Juniper
7 27 (38.03%) EIGRP
7 27 (38.03%) TCP/IP
8 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (29.58%) VoIP
10 20 (28.17%) Linux
11 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
11 18 (25.35%) DNS
12 17 (23.94%) CCNP
12 17 (23.94%) Network Design
12 17 (23.94%) HSRP
13 16 (22.54%) SSL
14 15 (21.13%) CCNA
14 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
15 14 (19.72%) LAN
15 14 (19.72%) Wireless
16 13 (18.31%) WAN
16 13 (18.31%) IPv6
17 12 (16.90%) IPsec
17 12 (16.90%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (16.90%) VLAN
18 11 (15.49%) VRRP
18 11 (15.49%) Ethernet
18 11 (15.49%) Windows
18 11 (15.49%) Microsoft

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 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.41%) IIS
1 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Office
1 8 (11.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (98.59%) BGP
2 55 (77.46%) Firewall
3 49 (69.01%) VPN
4 47 (66.20%) MPLS
5 27 (38.03%) EIGRP
5 27 (38.03%) TCP/IP
6 21 (29.58%) VoIP
7 18 (25.35%) DNS
8 17 (23.94%) HSRP
9 16 (22.54%) SSL
10 14 (19.72%) LAN
10 14 (19.72%) Wireless
11 13 (18.31%) IPv6
11 13 (18.31%) WAN
12 12 (16.90%) IPsec
12 12 (16.90%) VLAN
13 11 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (15.49%) Ethernet
13 11 (15.49%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Network Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Design Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Ericsson Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Implementation Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Network Manager
6 6 (8.45%) IT Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Network Specialist
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Network Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Project Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco Support
8 4 (5.63%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Network Support
8 4 (5.63%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) FMCG
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Windows
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Unix
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Network Design
2 12 (16.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (14.08%) ITIL
3 10 (14.08%) Network Architecture
4 9 (12.68%) Network Management
5 8 (11.27%) Change Management
5 8 (11.27%) Load Balancing
5 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.45%) PRINCE
7 6 (8.45%) Process Improvement
8 4 (5.63%) Change Control
8 4 (5.63%) Information Security
8 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.63%) Open Source
8 4 (5.63%) Project Management
8 4 (5.63%) Security Operations
8 4 (5.63%) Validation
8 4 (5.63%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) Bash Shell
1 6 (8.45%) Perl
2 4 (5.63%) Python
3 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (23.94%) CCNP
3 15 (21.13%) CCNA
4 4 (5.63%) CISSP
4 4 (5.63%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (5.63%) RHCE
4 4 (5.63%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (2.82%) CCIE
5 2 (2.82%) CCIP
6 1 (1.41%) Degree
6 1 (1.41%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) HP NNM
2 2 (2.82%) Cacti
2 2 (2.82%) Graphite
2 2 (2.82%) Nagios
2 2 (2.82%) Opsview
2 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 63 (88.73%) Cisco
2 41 (57.75%) Juniper
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.08%) Brocade
5 7 (9.86%) Ericsson
5 7 (9.86%) Redback
6 6 (8.45%) F5
6 6 (8.45%) HP
6 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.82%) Citrix
7 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.82%) VMware
8 1 (1.41%) Aruba
8 1 (1.41%) SAP
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