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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 59 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 20 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.03% 1.50% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 5.92% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 7
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,200 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
240 169 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.42% 25.38% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 211 130 177
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,800
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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (100.00%) BGP
2 38 (95.00%) Juniper
3 37 (92.50%) MPLS
4 31 (77.50%) Cisco
5 29 (72.50%) Telecoms
6 24 (60.00%) TCP/IP
7 22 (55.00%) SDH
7 22 (55.00%) IPv6
7 22 (55.00%) SONET
7 22 (55.00%) Internet
7 22 (55.00%) VPLS
8 16 (40.00%) Load Balancing
9 14 (35.00%) JNCIA
10 12 (30.00%) CCNA
10 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
10 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 11 (27.50%) VLAN
11 11 (27.50%) CCNP
12 10 (25.00%) Ethernet
12 10 (25.00%) RSVP
12 10 (25.00%) HSRP
13 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
14 7 (17.50%) Change Management
14 7 (17.50%) NetScreen
14 7 (17.50%) JNCIS
14 7 (17.50%) Netcool
14 7 (17.50%) SLA
14 7 (17.50%) ITIL
14 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) BGP
2 37 (92.50%) MPLS
3 24 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 22 (55.00%) IPv6
4 22 (55.00%) SDH
4 22 (55.00%) Internet
4 22 (55.00%) SONET
4 22 (55.00%) VPLS
5 11 (27.50%) VLAN
6 10 (25.00%) HSRP
6 10 (25.00%) RSVP
6 10 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 7 (17.50%) NetScreen
7 7 (17.50%) Junos
8 2 (5.00%) Network Security
8 2 (5.00%) Multicast
8 2 (5.00%) Wireless
8 2 (5.00%) SAN
9 1 (2.50%) WAN
9 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
General
1 29 (72.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) Architect
3 2 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (2.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (2.50%) Network Planner
4 1 (2.50%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.50%) Change Management
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.00%) Line Management
4 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.50%) Migration
5 1 (2.50%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Change Control
5 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Perl
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) JNCIA
2 12 (30.00%) CCNA
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) CCNP
4 7 (17.50%) JNCIS
5 5 (12.50%) JNCIP
6 2 (5.00%) JNCIE
6 2 (5.00%) CCIE
7 1 (2.50%) HNC
7 1 (2.50%) CCSA
7 1 (2.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Juniper
2 31 (77.50%) Cisco
3 7 (17.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Brocade
5 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.50%) Avaya
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Websense
5 1 (2.50%) Aruba
5 1 (2.50%) F5
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
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