The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 161 150 156
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 35 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.88% 1.02% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 4.76% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 33
Average salary £37,750 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £71,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
OSPF
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
916 819 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.92% 21.43% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 796 700 1018
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Hampshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

OSPF Salary Histogram in Hampshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +11 20 £37,500 +9.48% 1
Southampton +4 5 £38,000 +22.58% 1
Farnborough - 5 £32,500 -
Eastleigh +7 2 £45,000 -30.76%
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 67 (100.00%) BGP
2 63 (94.03%) MPLS
3 53 (79.10%) Juniper
4 52 (77.61%) Cisco
5 36 (53.73%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (52.24%) TCP/IP
7 32 (47.76%) CCNP
8 31 (46.27%) Telecoms
9 29 (43.28%) CCNA
10 23 (34.33%) IPv6
10 23 (34.33%) SDH
10 23 (34.33%) Internet
10 23 (34.33%) SONET
11 22 (32.84%) VLAN
11 22 (32.84%) VPLS
12 17 (25.37%) Load Balancing
12 17 (25.37%) JNCIA
13 16 (23.88%) Ethernet
14 15 (22.39%) HSRP
15 14 (20.90%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
15 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
16 13 (19.40%) WAN
16 13 (19.40%) ITIL
16 13 (19.40%) Linux
17 12 (17.91%) Junos
17 12 (17.91%) Service Delivery
18 10 (14.93%) Wireless
18 10 (14.93%) Windows
18 10 (14.93%) PPP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (2.99%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (100.00%) BGP
2 63 (94.03%) MPLS
3 35 (52.24%) TCP/IP
4 23 (34.33%) SDH
4 23 (34.33%) Internet
4 23 (34.33%) SONET
4 23 (34.33%) IPv6
5 22 (32.84%) VLAN
5 22 (32.84%) VPLS
6 16 (23.88%) Ethernet
7 15 (22.39%) HSRP
8 14 (20.90%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (19.40%) WAN
10 12 (17.91%) Junos
11 10 (14.93%) Wireless
11 10 (14.93%) PPP
11 10 (14.93%) RSVP
12 9 (13.43%) VPN
12 9 (13.43%) IPsec
13 8 (11.94%) LAN
General
1 31 (46.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) Consultant
3 5 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Project Engineer
5 2 (2.99%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (2.99%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (2.99%) Architect
5 2 (2.99%) Analyst
5 2 (2.99%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
5 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (2.99%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (1.49%) Senior Architect
6 1 (1.49%) Network Planner
6 1 (1.49%) Provisioning Engineer
6 1 (1.49%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 1 (1.49%) Administrator
6 1 (1.49%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Statistics
2 4 (5.97%) PKI
3 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) UNIX
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) CentOS
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Load Balancing
2 13 (19.40%) ITIL
3 12 (17.91%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.45%) Change Management
4 7 (10.45%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (5.97%) People Management
5 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
5 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.48%) Time Management
6 3 (4.48%) Budget Control
7 2 (2.99%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.99%) Migration
7 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.99%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) Perl
1 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (53.73%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (47.76%) CCNP
3 29 (43.28%) CCNA
4 17 (25.37%) JNCIA
5 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
5 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
6 8 (11.94%) CCIE
7 7 (10.45%) JNCIS
8 5 (7.46%) JNCIP
8 5 (7.46%) Degree
9 4 (5.97%) JNCIE
10 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.99%) CCSA
11 2 (2.99%) CCSE
12 1 (1.49%) HNC
12 1 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
2 2 (2.99%) vCloud
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Netcool
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) Juniper
2 52 (77.61%) Cisco
3 7 (10.45%) VMware
3 7 (10.45%) SolarWinds
4 5 (7.46%) Riverbed
4 5 (7.46%) F5
4 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.48%) McAfee
6 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.49%) Brocade
7 1 (1.49%) Aruba
7 1 (1.49%) Avaya
7 1 (1.49%) Websense
7 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: 3 days ago