The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 91 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.92% 0.089% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
OSPF
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 133 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.36% 11.88% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 147 122 50
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

OSPF
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Brighton region.

OSPF Salary Trend in Brighton

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 16 (100.00%) BGP
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
4 11 (68.75%) MySQL
5 10 (62.50%) Juniper
6 9 (56.25%) HTTP
6 9 (56.25%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) Perl
6 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
6 9 (56.25%) Python
6 9 (56.25%) SMTP
6 9 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (56.25%) VMware
6 9 (56.25%) Maven
6 9 (56.25%) Ruby
6 9 (56.25%) Xen
6 9 (56.25%) IMAP
6 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
6 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
6 9 (56.25%) KVM
6 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
7 8 (50.00%) Puppet
7 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (50.00%) Ubuntu
7 8 (50.00%) Subversion
7 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (50.00%) VPN
8 7 (43.75%) VLAN
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
3 9 (56.25%) HTTP
3 9 (56.25%) SMTP
3 9 (56.25%) IMAP
4 8 (50.00%) VPN
5 7 (43.75%) VLAN
6 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) VoIP
7 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
8 3 (18.75%) WAN
8 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 3 (18.75%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) L2TP
9 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (12.50%) DHCP
9 2 (12.50%) HSRP
9 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Maven
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
2 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) Perl
1 9 (56.25%) Python
1 9 (56.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Xen
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (56.25%) KVM
2 4 (25.00%) Ceph
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Nagios
2 4 (25.00%) Icinga
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Juniper
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) NetScout
6 1 (6.25%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) Sage