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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 168 154 143
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 29 37 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.72% 0.93% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 4.44% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 40
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £70,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
936 834 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.38% 20.86% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 792 697 980
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +2 19 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Southampton +14 3 £38,750 +25.00%
Farnborough - 3 £32,500 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 63 (98.44%) BGP
2 58 (90.63%) MPLS
3 53 (82.81%) Cisco
4 51 (79.69%) Juniper
5 32 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 32 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (46.88%) Telecoms
7 27 (42.19%) CCNP
8 26 (40.63%) CCNA
9 25 (39.06%) Internet
9 25 (39.06%) VLAN
10 24 (37.50%) SDH
10 24 (37.50%) IPv6
10 24 (37.50%) SONET
10 24 (37.50%) VPLS
11 16 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 16 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (21.88%) Linux
12 14 (21.88%) Ethernet
12 14 (21.88%) HSRP
13 13 (20.31%) Junos
14 12 (18.75%) Windows
14 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
14 12 (18.75%) IPsec
14 12 (18.75%) JNCIA
14 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
14 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
15 11 (17.19%) PPP
15 11 (17.19%) VPN
15 11 (17.19%) RSVP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (98.44%) BGP
2 58 (90.63%) MPLS
3 32 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 25 (39.06%) Internet
4 25 (39.06%) VLAN
5 24 (37.50%) VPLS
5 24 (37.50%) SONET
5 24 (37.50%) IPv6
5 24 (37.50%) SDH
6 16 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (21.88%) HSRP
7 14 (21.88%) Ethernet
8 13 (20.31%) Junos
9 12 (18.75%) IPsec
10 11 (17.19%) VPN
10 11 (17.19%) PPP
10 11 (17.19%) RSVP
11 9 (14.06%) L2TP
11 9 (14.06%) VoIP
12 8 (12.50%) RTP
General
1 30 (46.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
3 1 (1.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (7.81%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (3.13%) Network Support
4 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (3.13%) Architect
4 2 (3.13%) Analyst
4 2 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (3.13%) Project Engineer
4 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
4 2 (3.13%) Support Engineer
4 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (1.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (1.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (1.56%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (1.56%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (1.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Statistics
2 3 (4.69%) PKI
3 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) Firmware
4 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Linux
2 12 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) CentOS
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 10 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (7.81%) Change Management
4 5 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
5 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.13%) Service Management
6 2 (3.13%) Migration
6 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.13%) Time Management
6 2 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.13%) Budget Control
7 1 (1.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.56%) Network Management
7 1 (1.56%) Change Control
7 1 (1.56%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) Perl
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (42.19%) CCNP
3 26 (40.63%) CCNA
4 12 (18.75%) JNCIA
4 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.38%) CCIE
6 5 (7.81%) Degree
6 5 (7.81%) JNCIS
6 5 (7.81%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.13%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.13%) CCSE
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.13%) CCSA
8 1 (1.56%) CCVP
8 1 (1.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) vSphere
2 2 (3.13%) vCloud
3 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Netcool
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 53 (82.81%) Cisco
2 51 (79.69%) Juniper
3 5 (7.81%) Riverbed
3 5 (7.81%) SolarWinds
3 5 (7.81%) F5
4 4 (6.25%) VMware
5 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.56%) Brocade
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.56%) Avaya
7 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.56%) McAfee
7 1 (1.56%) Websense
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7.5K Shift
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago