The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 16 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 7.20% - 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.00% - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £41,250 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 20.00% 18.80% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 25
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
Essex

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

OSPF
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Basildon

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Multicast
2 8 (88.89%) Internet
3 7 (77.78%) MPLS
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) System Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Network Architecture
3 7 (77.78%) Junos
4 6 (66.67%) SDH
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) DWDM
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) JNCIE
5 5 (55.56%) Equities
5 5 (55.56%) Perl
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 5 (55.56%) Python
5 5 (55.56%) CCIE
5 5 (55.56%) Network Security
5 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
6 4 (44.44%) Network Design
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) F5

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Multicast
2 8 (88.89%) Internet
3 7 (77.78%) MPLS
3 7 (77.78%) Junos
4 6 (66.67%) SDH
4 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) DWDM
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
5 5 (55.56%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) FWSM
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Design Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) System Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Network Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) JNCIE
2 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCSP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCDA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) F5
Basildon
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago