The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 169 156 136
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -20
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 28 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.71% 0.91% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 4.21% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 40
Average salary £39,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £70,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
926 855 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.43% 21.62% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 781 713 928
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,500
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
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +5 18 £39,500 -1.25% 1
Southampton +10 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Farnborough - 2 £30,000 - 2
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (94.29%) BGP
2 63 (90.00%) MPLS
3 62 (88.57%) Cisco
4 51 (72.86%) Juniper
5 37 (52.86%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (48.57%) TCP/IP
7 33 (47.14%) VLAN
8 30 (42.86%) CCNP
9 28 (40.00%) CCNA
9 28 (40.00%) Internet
10 27 (38.57%) IPv6
10 27 (38.57%) Telecoms
11 24 (34.29%) VPLS
11 24 (34.29%) SONET
11 24 (34.29%) SDH
12 19 (27.14%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (24.29%) Load Balancing
13 17 (24.29%) IPsec
13 17 (24.29%) Linux
13 17 (24.29%) HSRP
14 15 (21.43%) Windows
14 15 (21.43%) VPN
14 15 (21.43%) Ethernet
14 15 (21.43%) RSVP
15 14 (20.00%) PPP
16 13 (18.57%) VoIP
16 13 (18.57%) L2TP
16 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
16 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
16 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (94.29%) BGP
2 63 (90.00%) MPLS
3 34 (48.57%) TCP/IP
4 33 (47.14%) VLAN
5 28 (40.00%) Internet
6 27 (38.57%) IPv6
7 24 (34.29%) VPLS
7 24 (34.29%) SONET
7 24 (34.29%) SDH
8 19 (27.14%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (24.29%) IPsec
9 17 (24.29%) HSRP
10 15 (21.43%) VPN
10 15 (21.43%) Ethernet
10 15 (21.43%) RSVP
11 14 (20.00%) PPP
12 13 (18.57%) VoIP
12 13 (18.57%) L2TP
12 13 (18.57%) Junos
13 11 (15.71%) RTP
General
1 27 (38.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Military
3 1 (1.43%) French Language
3 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (5.71%) Consultant
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (2.86%) Network Support
4 2 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (2.86%) Project Engineer
4 2 (2.86%) Support Analyst
4 2 (2.86%) Support Engineer
4 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (2.86%) Architect
4 2 (2.86%) Analyst
4 2 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (1.43%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (1.43%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (1.43%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (1.43%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Statistics
2 3 (4.29%) PKI
3 2 (2.86%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.43%) Firmware
4 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) CentOS
3 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Load Balancing
2 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
3 9 (12.86%) ITIL
4 6 (8.57%) Network Design
5 4 (5.71%) Service Management
6 3 (4.29%) Project Management
6 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.29%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.29%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (2.86%) Budget Control
7 2 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.86%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.86%) Time Management
7 2 (2.86%) Information Security
7 2 (2.86%) Migration
7 2 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) Perl
1 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (52.86%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (42.86%) CCNP
3 28 (40.00%) CCNA
4 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
4 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
5 12 (17.14%) JNCIA
6 8 (11.43%) CCIE
7 6 (8.57%) Degree
8 5 (7.14%) JNCIP
9 3 (4.29%) HND
10 2 (2.86%) CCSE
10 2 (2.86%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.86%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.86%) CCSA
10 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.43%) HNC
11 1 (1.43%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) vSphere
2 2 (2.86%) vCloud
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Netcool
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 62 (88.57%) Cisco
2 51 (72.86%) Juniper
3 5 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 5 (7.14%) F5
4 3 (4.29%) VMware
5 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.86%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.43%) Avaya
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.43%) Websense
6 1 (1.43%) Brocade
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 20 days ago