The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 28 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 37 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.16% 2.45% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.02% 10.00% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 11
Median salary £52,250 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.27% -1.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%

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
176 120 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.04% 24.49% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 156 95 130
Median salary £45,000 £44,794 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.45% +21.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 45 (100.00%) BGP
2 43 (95.56%) Juniper
3 32 (71.11%) Security Cleared
4 30 (66.67%) JNCIS
5 29 (64.44%) Firewall
6 23 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (46.67%) JNCIA
8 18 (40.00%) JNCIP
8 18 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 18 (40.00%) Migration
8 18 (40.00%) DNS
8 18 (40.00%) LAN
8 18 (40.00%) Cisco
9 16 (35.56%) WAN
9 16 (35.56%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (33.33%) DV Cleared
10 15 (33.33%) MPLS
10 15 (33.33%) CCNP
11 14 (31.11%) SLA
11 14 (31.11%) VLAN
12 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
12 10 (22.22%) Network Design
12 10 (22.22%) CCNA
12 10 (22.22%) SNMP
13 9 (20.00%) DHCP
13 9 (20.00%) Junos
13 9 (20.00%) Network Security
13 9 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
14 7 (15.56%) VPN

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 45 (100.00%) BGP
2 29 (64.44%) Firewall
3 18 (40.00%) DNS
3 18 (40.00%) LAN
4 16 (35.56%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (35.56%) WAN
5 15 (33.33%) MPLS
6 14 (31.11%) VLAN
7 10 (22.22%) SNMP
8 9 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (20.00%) DHCP
8 9 (20.00%) Junos
8 9 (20.00%) Network Security
9 7 (15.56%) VPN
10 6 (13.33%) DAB
10 6 (13.33%) DWDM
10 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
10 6 (13.33%) Wireless
11 3 (6.67%) VRRP
12 2 (4.44%) FWSM
General
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Juniper Engineer
2 22 (48.89%) Network Engineer
3 21 (46.67%) Support Engineer
4 19 (42.22%) Juniper Support
5 12 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 9 (20.00%) Design Engineer
7 9 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (15.56%) Network Support
9 7 (15.56%) Network Support Engineer
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco Architect
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco Network Architect
10 6 (13.33%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Migration
2 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 10 (22.22%) Network Design
3 6 (13.33%) Network Management
4 3 (6.67%) Information Governance
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.44%) Process Management
6 1 (2.22%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 32 (71.11%) Security Cleared
2 30 (66.67%) JNCIS
3 23 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (46.67%) JNCIA
5 18 (40.00%) JNCIP
5 18 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 15 (33.33%) CCNP
6 15 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 10 (22.22%) CCNA
8 6 (13.33%) CCDP
9 1 (2.22%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 43 (95.56%) Juniper
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (13.33%) Brocade
3 6 (13.33%) Fujitsu
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (8.89%) Palo Alto
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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