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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 105 81
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.93% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
91 214 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 10.82% 17.37% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 191 102
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) SMTP
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Xen
1 8 (100.00%) IMAP
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (100.00%) KVM
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (87.50%) Ubuntu
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) iSCSI

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SMTP
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) IMAP
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Xen
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) KVM
2 4 (50.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Icinga
2 4 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) VMware