The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 102 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.40% - 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% - 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 16
Average salary £67,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 91 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 18.22% 12.20% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 207 86 96
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
East Sussex

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Brighton

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) RIP
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) xDSL
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Puppet
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) KVM
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) Maven
6 2 (28.57%) Ruby
6 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
6 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
6 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (28.57%) Xen
6 2 (28.57%) IMAP
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) IPsec
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) xDSL
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) RIP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) IMAP
5 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) LDAP
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Principal Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCIP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
3 1 (14.29%) F5