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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 62 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 18 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.48% 1.81% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.53% 6.28% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 5
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
239 191 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.87% 28.81% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 210 136 168
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 36 (100.00%) BGP
2 34 (94.44%) Juniper
2 34 (94.44%) MPLS
3 31 (86.11%) Cisco
4 28 (77.78%) Telecoms
5 25 (69.44%) TCP/IP
6 24 (66.67%) IPv6
6 24 (66.67%) SDH
6 24 (66.67%) Internet
6 24 (66.67%) SONET
6 24 (66.67%) VPLS
7 16 (44.44%) Load Balancing
8 12 (33.33%) VLAN
9 11 (30.56%) HSRP
9 11 (30.56%) RSVP
9 11 (30.56%) Ethernet
10 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
11 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 9 (25.00%) JNCIA
12 7 (19.44%) CCNA
12 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (16.67%) CCNP
14 5 (13.89%) JNCIP
15 4 (11.11%) JNCIS
15 4 (11.11%) Change Management
15 4 (11.11%) SLA
15 4 (11.11%) ITIL
15 4 (11.11%) Netcool
15 4 (11.11%) NetScreen

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) BGP
2 34 (94.44%) MPLS
3 25 (69.44%) TCP/IP
4 24 (66.67%) IPv6
4 24 (66.67%) SDH
4 24 (66.67%) Internet
4 24 (66.67%) SONET
4 24 (66.67%) VPLS
5 12 (33.33%) VLAN
6 11 (30.56%) HSRP
6 11 (30.56%) RSVP
6 11 (30.56%) Ethernet
7 4 (11.11%) NetScreen
7 4 (11.11%) Junos
8 2 (5.56%) Network Security
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.78%) FirePass
9 1 (2.78%) Firewall
9 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
General
1 28 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Network Planner
4 1 (2.78%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
4 1 (2.78%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
1 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.11%) Change Management
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.78%) Network Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Change Control
4 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Perl
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) JNCIA
1 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) CCNA
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (16.67%) CCNP
4 5 (13.89%) JNCIP
5 4 (11.11%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.78%) HNC
6 1 (2.78%) CCSA
6 1 (2.78%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) Juniper
2 31 (86.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Avaya
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Websense
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Brocade
4 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
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