The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 66 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 17 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.22% 1.83% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.33% 5.41% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 5
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
232 222 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.25% 33.89% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 198 154 143
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,250 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
Hampshire

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 24 July 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 35 (94.59%) MPLS
2 34 (91.89%) Cisco
3 33 (89.19%) BGP
4 31 (83.78%) Juniper
5 28 (75.68%) TCP/IP
6 27 (72.97%) IPv6
6 27 (72.97%) Internet
7 24 (64.86%) Telecoms
8 23 (62.16%) SONET
8 23 (62.16%) SDH
8 23 (62.16%) VPLS
9 17 (45.95%) RSVP
9 17 (45.95%) VLAN
10 16 (43.24%) Load Balancing
10 16 (43.24%) HSRP
11 12 (32.43%) Ethernet
12 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
12 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
12 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
13 9 (24.32%) JNCIA
14 7 (18.92%) CCNA
14 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (16.22%) CCNP
15 6 (16.22%) JNCIP
16 4 (10.81%) Network Design
16 4 (10.81%) Frame Relay
16 4 (10.81%) ATM
16 4 (10.81%) X.25
17 3 (8.11%) HND
18 2 (5.41%) Linux

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (94.59%) MPLS
2 33 (89.19%) BGP
3 28 (75.68%) TCP/IP
4 27 (72.97%) IPv6
4 27 (72.97%) Internet
5 23 (62.16%) SONET
5 23 (62.16%) SDH
5 23 (62.16%) VPLS
6 17 (45.95%) RSVP
6 17 (45.95%) VLAN
7 16 (43.24%) HSRP
8 12 (32.43%) Ethernet
9 4 (10.81%) Frame Relay
9 4 (10.81%) ATM
9 4 (10.81%) X.25
10 2 (5.41%) Network Security
11 1 (2.70%) Multicast
11 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (2.70%) FirePass
11 1 (2.70%) NetScreen
General
1 24 (64.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Network Engineer
2 2 (5.41%) Architect
3 1 (2.70%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 1 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (2.70%) Consultant
3 1 (2.70%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (2.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (2.70%) Network Architect
3 1 (2.70%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (2.70%) Network Planner
3 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Load Balancing
2 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.81%) Network Design
4 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.70%) Network Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Change Control
4 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
1 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) JNCIA
3 7 (18.92%) CCNA
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (16.22%) CCNP
4 6 (16.22%) JNCIP
5 3 (8.11%) HND
6 1 (2.70%) HNC
6 1 (2.70%) CCSA
6 1 (2.70%) CCSE
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Cisco
2 31 (83.78%) Juniper
3 1 (2.70%) Websense
3 1 (2.70%) Avaya
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Brocade
3 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.70%) F5
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago