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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 209 229 167
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -62
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 47 35 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.49% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.75% 3.15% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 58
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £36,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
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
989 1111 1373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.85% 15.66% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 804 849 1026
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 3 May 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 3 May 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 29 £35,000 -30.00% 4
North Yorkshire -3 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South Yorkshire +16 2 £42,500 +21.42%
OSPF
England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 97 (97.00%) BGP
2 90 (90.00%) MPLS
3 78 (78.00%) Cisco
4 63 (63.00%) VPN
5 61 (61.00%) Juniper
6 60 (60.00%) Firewall
7 53 (53.00%) TCP/IP
8 38 (38.00%) Linux
9 34 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (33.00%) SSL
11 30 (30.00%) HSRP
12 29 (29.00%) VoIP
13 28 (28.00%) EIGRP
13 28 (28.00%) Network Design
14 27 (27.00%) IPsec
15 25 (25.00%) Telecoms
15 25 (25.00%) VLAN
16 24 (24.00%) VRRP
16 24 (24.00%) WAN
17 23 (23.00%) LAN
17 23 (23.00%) Brocade
18 21 (21.00%) CCNP
19 19 (19.00%) Load Balancing
20 18 (18.00%) Network Architecture
20 18 (18.00%) Finance
20 18 (18.00%) IPv6
21 17 (17.00%) RSVP
21 17 (17.00%) 3G
21 17 (17.00%) SONET
21 17 (17.00%) Ericsson

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 (1.00%) Apache
1 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Office
1 12 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (97.00%) BGP
2 90 (90.00%) MPLS
3 63 (63.00%) VPN
4 60 (60.00%) Firewall
5 53 (53.00%) TCP/IP
6 33 (33.00%) SSL
7 30 (30.00%) HSRP
8 29 (29.00%) VoIP
9 28 (28.00%) EIGRP
10 27 (27.00%) IPsec
11 25 (25.00%) VLAN
12 24 (24.00%) VRRP
12 24 (24.00%) WAN
13 23 (23.00%) LAN
14 18 (18.00%) IPv6
15 17 (17.00%) 3G
15 17 (17.00%) Packet Switching
15 17 (17.00%) RSVP
15 17 (17.00%) SONET
15 17 (17.00%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (18.00%) Finance
3 7 (7.00%) Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Marketing
5 3 (3.00%) Electronics
5 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (47.00%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.00%) Design Engineer
3 18 (18.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 17 (17.00%) Ericsson Engineer
5 14 (14.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (14.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Analyst
7 9 (9.00%) Network Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) Project Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Administrator
9 6 (6.00%) Architect
9 6 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.00%) Network Specialist
9 6 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.00%) Cisco Specialist
10 4 (4.00%) Network Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.00%) Clustering
4 6 (6.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.00%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.00%) IBM XIV
5 2 (2.00%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.00%) Linux
2 14 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.00%) Windows
3 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) Network Design
2 19 (19.00%) Load Balancing
3 18 (18.00%) Network Architecture
4 16 (16.00%) High Availability
5 11 (11.00%) ITIL
6 9 (9.00%) Network Management
6 9 (9.00%) Presales
7 8 (8.00%) Change Management
7 8 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.00%) Process Improvement
9 6 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (6.00%) Information Security
9 6 (6.00%) Open Source
9 6 (6.00%) PRINCE
9 6 (6.00%) Project Management
9 6 (6.00%) Security Operations
9 6 (6.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.00%) Perl
2 8 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (8.00%) Python
3 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (21.00%) CCNP
3 14 (14.00%) CCNA
4 6 (6.00%) CCIP
4 6 (6.00%) CISSP
4 6 (6.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (6.00%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (5.00%) CCIE
6 4 (4.00%) RHCE
7 3 (3.00%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.00%) CCDA
8 2 (2.00%) CCDP
8 2 (2.00%) CCSP
8 2 (2.00%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.00%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.00%) vCloud
2 4 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) HP NNM
2 6 (6.00%) Puppet
3 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.00%) Cacti
4 2 (2.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.00%) Graphite
4 2 (2.00%) Nagios
4 2 (2.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 78 (78.00%) Cisco
2 61 (61.00%) Juniper
3 23 (23.00%) Brocade
4 17 (17.00%) Ericsson
4 17 (17.00%) Redback
5 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 13 (13.00%) F5
7 12 (12.00%) VMware
8 10 (10.00%) CheckPoint
9 9 (9.00%) HP
10 7 (7.00%) Aruba
11 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (6.00%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.00%) Citrix
13 3 (3.00%) CA
13 3 (3.00%) SAP
14 2 (2.00%) Avaya
14 2 (2.00%) EMC
14 2 (2.00%) IBM
14 2 (2.00%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 20 hours ago
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