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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 63 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 11 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.97% 3.91% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.97% 18.48% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 18
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £67,500 £45,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £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
138 92 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.73% 21.15% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 120 68 217
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) CCNP
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (97.06%) BGP
3 31 (91.18%) MPLS
3 31 (91.18%) CCNA
4 30 (88.24%) Cisco
5 24 (70.59%) VMware
6 20 (58.82%) Juniper
7 16 (47.06%) SLA
7 16 (47.06%) ITIL
7 16 (47.06%) JNCIA
7 16 (47.06%) JNCIS
7 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
7 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
8 15 (44.12%) Change Management
8 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
9 14 (41.18%) DNS
9 14 (41.18%) DHCP
9 14 (41.18%) Netcool
9 14 (41.18%) OpenView
9 14 (41.18%) HP
9 14 (41.18%) Firewall
9 14 (41.18%) NetScreen
9 14 (41.18%) Banking
9 14 (41.18%) VLAN
9 14 (41.18%) VPLS
9 14 (41.18%) SolarWinds
9 14 (41.18%) F5
10 13 (38.24%) Load Balancing
10 13 (38.24%) WAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (29.41%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (97.06%) BGP
2 31 (91.18%) MPLS
3 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
4 14 (41.18%) DHCP
4 14 (41.18%) DNS
4 14 (41.18%) Firewall
4 14 (41.18%) NetScreen
4 14 (41.18%) VLAN
4 14 (41.18%) VPLS
5 13 (38.24%) WAN
6 11 (32.35%) HTTP
6 11 (32.35%) IPsec
7 10 (29.41%) RIP
7 10 (29.41%) SSL
8 9 (26.47%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
10 4 (11.76%) Internet
10 4 (11.76%) IPv6
10 4 (11.76%) SDH
10 4 (11.76%) SONET
General
1 14 (41.18%) Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Network Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper Support
4 1 (2.94%) Network Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Network Support
4 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (29.41%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 15 (44.12%) Change Management
3 13 (38.24%) Load Balancing
4 10 (29.41%) Capacity Management
4 10 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (29.41%) High Availability
4 10 (29.41%) Use Case
5 7 (20.59%) Process Management
6 4 (11.76%) CRM
6 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Service Design
7 3 (8.82%) Information Governance
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Presales
9 1 (2.94%) Case Management
9 1 (2.94%) Change Control
9 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
1 10 (29.41%) Perl
1 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
1 10 (29.41%) Python
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) CCNP
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (91.18%) CCNA
3 16 (47.06%) JNCIA
3 16 (47.06%) JNCIS
3 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 10 (29.41%) MCSA
4 10 (29.41%) MCSE
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (29.41%) RHCE
4 10 (29.41%) RHCSA
4 10 (29.41%) SCSA
5 4 (11.76%) CCIP
5 4 (11.76%) HNC
6 3 (8.82%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (47.06%) SLA
2 10 (29.41%) HIPAA
2 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (29.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Netcool
1 14 (41.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 24 (70.59%) VMware
3 20 (58.82%) Juniper
4 14 (41.18%) F5
4 14 (41.18%) HP
4 14 (41.18%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto