The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 42 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 24 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.77% 1.11% 2.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.62% 6.49% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 19
Average salary £35,000 £41,800 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.26% +12.97%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
OSPF
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 77 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 22.07% 17.15% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 88 60 154
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £49,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

OSPF
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Basingstoke

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 36 (97.30%) BGP
2 35 (94.59%) MPLS
3 31 (83.78%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (81.08%) CCNA
5 29 (78.38%) CCNP
6 26 (70.27%) Juniper
6 26 (70.27%) Cisco
7 23 (62.16%) JNCIA
8 21 (56.76%) JNCIS
9 20 (54.05%) SLA
9 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
10 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
10 19 (51.35%) Change Management
10 19 (51.35%) VMware
10 19 (51.35%) ITIL
11 14 (37.84%) F5
11 14 (37.84%) Netcool
11 14 (37.84%) OpenView
11 14 (37.84%) HP
12 13 (35.14%) NetScreen
12 13 (35.14%) Banking
12 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
13 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
14 9 (24.32%) Firewall
14 9 (24.32%) VLAN
15 8 (21.62%) VPLS
15 8 (21.62%) IPsec
15 8 (21.62%) HTTP
15 8 (21.62%) DNS
15 8 (21.62%) WAN

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 36 (97.30%) BGP
2 35 (94.59%) MPLS
3 13 (35.14%) NetScreen
4 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
5 9 (24.32%) Firewall
5 9 (24.32%) VLAN
6 8 (21.62%) DHCP
6 8 (21.62%) DNS
6 8 (21.62%) HTTP
6 8 (21.62%) IPsec
6 8 (21.62%) VPLS
6 8 (21.62%) WAN
7 7 (18.92%) RIP
7 7 (18.92%) SSL
8 6 (16.22%) Junos
9 5 (13.51%) RSVP
10 4 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (8.11%) EIGRP
11 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
12 1 (2.70%) FTP
General
1 13 (35.14%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Network Engineer
2 19 (51.35%) Juniper Engineer
3 15 (40.54%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (40.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Juniper Support
5 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Network Support
7 3 (8.11%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) LAN Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (18.92%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Change Management
1 19 (51.35%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Capacity Management
2 7 (18.92%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (18.92%) High Availability
2 7 (18.92%) Load Balancing
2 7 (18.92%) Use Case
3 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.70%) Case Management
4 1 (2.70%) CRM
4 1 (2.70%) Network Management
4 1 (2.70%) Process Management
4 1 (2.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
1 5 (13.51%) Perl
1 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
1 5 (13.51%) Python
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (81.08%) CCNA
3 29 (78.38%) CCNP
4 23 (62.16%) JNCIA
5 21 (56.76%) JNCIS
6 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
7 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Degree
8 5 (13.51%) MCSA
8 5 (13.51%) MCSE
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (13.51%) RHCE
8 5 (13.51%) RHCSA
8 5 (13.51%) SCSA
9 4 (10.81%) JNCIP
10 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
10 1 (2.70%) CCIE
10 1 (2.70%) CCIP
10 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (54.05%) SLA
2 5 (13.51%) HIPAA
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Netcool
1 14 (37.84%) OpenView
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Cisco
1 26 (70.27%) Juniper
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) F5
3 14 (37.84%) HP
4 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 24 days ago