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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 49 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 14 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.67% 2.50% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.77% 8.57% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 11
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £37,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
130 175 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.81% 29.17% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 103 128 56
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 11 February 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 26 (96.30%) BGP
2 22 (81.48%) Juniper
2 22 (81.48%) MPLS
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (55.56%) CCNP
5 13 (48.15%) Cisco
6 12 (44.44%) CCNA
7 11 (40.74%) JNCIA
8 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
9 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 9 (33.33%) JNCIP
9 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 9 (33.33%) RSVP
10 8 (29.63%) VMware
10 8 (29.63%) Linux
11 7 (25.93%) JNCIS
12 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
12 6 (22.22%) WAN
12 6 (22.22%) SLA
13 5 (18.52%) RIP
13 5 (18.52%) ITIL
13 5 (18.52%) Change Management
13 5 (18.52%) Internet
13 5 (18.52%) VLAN
13 5 (18.52%) VPLS
13 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (14.81%) Data Integration
14 4 (14.81%) Presales
14 4 (14.81%) Multicast
14 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) BGP
2 22 (81.48%) MPLS
3 9 (33.33%) RSVP
3 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) Internet
5 5 (18.52%) RIP
5 5 (18.52%) VLAN
5 5 (18.52%) VPLS
6 4 (14.81%) Firewall
6 4 (14.81%) Multicast
6 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 4 (14.81%) Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) DHCP
7 3 (11.11%) DNS
7 3 (11.11%) HTTP
7 3 (11.11%) IPsec
7 3 (11.11%) Junos
7 3 (11.11%) SSL
7 3 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Juniper Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Juniper Support
3 4 (14.81%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Presales Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Professional Services Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IP Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Provisioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Change Management
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) Presales
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) High Availability
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Process Management
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
3 12 (44.44%) CCNA
4 11 (40.74%) JNCIA
5 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
6 9 (33.33%) JNCIP
6 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) JNCIS
8 3 (11.11%) JNCIE
9 2 (7.41%) CCDA
9 2 (7.41%) CCDP
9 2 (7.41%) CCIE
9 2 (7.41%) CCIP
9 2 (7.41%) CCSP
9 2 (7.41%) Degree
10 1 (3.70%) HNC
10 1 (3.70%) MCSA
10 1 (3.70%) MCSE
10 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (3.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Netcool
1 3 (11.11%) OpenView
2 1 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Juniper
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Aruba
4 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
5 3 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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