The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 197 241
Rank change year-on-year +1 +44  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 35 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.68% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 4.00% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 24
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.27% -9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,975 £39,825
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,200 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 822 949 1076
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.40% 16.92% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2420 2702
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,775
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Yorkshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for OSPF in Yorkshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OSPF 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 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 +15 23 £44,000 +4.76% 1
North Yorkshire -2 9 £65,000 +36.84%
East Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
OSPF
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 80 (97.56%) Cisco
2 77 (93.90%) BGP
3 63 (76.83%) MPLS
4 55 (67.07%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (58.54%) Firewall
5 48 (58.54%) CCNP
6 43 (52.44%) VPN
7 41 (50.00%) WAN
8 35 (42.68%) Juniper
9 34 (41.46%) Linux
10 27 (32.93%) VLAN
11 24 (29.27%) FortiGate
12 23 (28.05%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (25.61%) Data Centre
14 20 (24.39%) Cisco IOS
14 20 (24.39%) LAN
14 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
15 19 (23.17%) CCNA
15 19 (23.17%) Brocade
16 18 (21.95%) VMware
16 18 (21.95%) Network Design
16 18 (21.95%) VoIP
17 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
17 17 (20.73%) Palo Alto
17 17 (20.73%) F5
18 16 (19.51%) IPsec
18 16 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (17.07%) RIP
19 14 (17.07%) DNS
19 14 (17.07%) SSL

OSPF
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 77 (93.90%) BGP
2 63 (76.83%) MPLS
3 48 (58.54%) Firewall
4 43 (52.44%) VPN
5 41 (50.00%) WAN
6 27 (32.93%) VLAN
7 23 (28.05%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (24.39%) Cisco IOS
8 20 (24.39%) LAN
9 18 (21.95%) VoIP
10 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
11 16 (19.51%) IPsec
12 14 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (17.07%) DHCP
12 14 (17.07%) DNS
12 14 (17.07%) RIP
12 14 (17.07%) Spanning Tree
12 14 (17.07%) SSL
13 11 (13.41%) Cisco PIX
14 10 (12.20%) EIGRP
General
1 3 (3.66%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Legal
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (74.39%) Network Engineer
2 41 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 41 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 21 (25.61%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Network Operations Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Network Specialist
6 7 (8.54%) Project Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) Juniper Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Check Point Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) Core Network Designer
8 4 (4.88%) IP Designer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.63%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.88%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.46%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) Network Design
2 12 (14.63%) High Availability
3 10 (12.20%) Presales
4 6 (7.32%) ITIL
5 5 (6.10%) Line Management
5 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.66%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (3.66%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.66%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.66%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.44%) Security Management
9 1 (1.22%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.22%) Migration
9 1 (1.22%) Network Planning
9 1 (1.22%) Release Management
9 1 (1.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) PHP
2 2 (2.44%) Perl
2 2 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (67.07%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (58.54%) CCNP
3 19 (23.17%) CCNA
4 12 (14.63%) CCIE
5 9 (10.98%) CCDA
5 9 (10.98%) CCIP
5 9 (10.98%) CCSP
6 4 (4.88%) CCSE
7 2 (2.44%) Degree
7 2 (2.44%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.22%) CISM
8 1 (1.22%) CISSP
8 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (29.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 80 (97.56%) Cisco
2 35 (42.68%) Juniper
3 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 19 (23.17%) Brocade
5 18 (21.95%) VMware
6 17 (20.73%) F5
6 17 (20.73%) Palo Alto
7 12 (14.63%) CheckPoint
8 9 (10.98%) Citrix
9 5 (6.10%) Fortinet
10 4 (4.88%) Aruba
10 4 (4.88%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.88%) Imperva
10 4 (4.88%) Infoblox
11 3 (3.66%) Civica
11 3 (3.66%) Dell
12 2 (2.44%) Avaya
12 2 (2.44%) BT
12 2 (2.44%) Genesys
12 2 (2.44%) Verint
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