Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 80 98
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18 +15
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 15 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.74% 1.38% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 12.00% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 3
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -1.04% +5.49%
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% +10.50% +2.84%

OSPF is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 106 125 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.56% 11.51% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 72 108 135
Median annual salary £36,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.69% -9.38% +12.68%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,750 £21,978
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,850 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,423
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.71% +13.13%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in South Yorkshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OSPF in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for OSPF in South Yorkshire

OSPF
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +18 4 £55,000 +15.79%
OSPF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IP Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IP Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Product Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Product Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper