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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 146 135 176
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +41
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 43 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.13% 1.08% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 5.41% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
773 647 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.23% 19.95% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 669 526 858
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -3 15 £40,000 -3.03%
Farnborough - 10 £40,000 -
Southampton +10 7 £65,750 -
Fareham - 3 £30,000 - 2
Eastleigh - 2 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £48,500 - 1
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 74 (92.50%) BGP
2 63 (78.75%) MPLS
3 54 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (66.25%) Cisco
5 49 (61.25%) TCP/IP
5 49 (61.25%) CCNP
5 49 (61.25%) Juniper
6 41 (51.25%) CCNA
7 35 (43.75%) Firewall
8 31 (38.75%) WAN
9 27 (33.75%) Ethernet
9 27 (33.75%) HSRP
10 26 (32.50%) VLAN
11 25 (31.25%) CheckPoint
12 24 (30.00%) Linux
12 24 (30.00%) VMware
12 24 (30.00%) Load Balancing
13 23 (28.75%) Telecoms
14 20 (25.00%) VPN
14 20 (25.00%) Wireless
15 19 (23.75%) Windows
16 18 (22.50%) ITIL
16 18 (22.50%) LAN
16 18 (22.50%) Internet
17 17 (21.25%) SLA
18 16 (20.00%) JNCIA
19 15 (18.75%) IPv6
19 15 (18.75%) McAfee
20 14 (17.50%) VPLS
20 14 (17.50%) Cloud Computing

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.50%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.00%) PaaS
3 2 (2.50%) IaaS
3 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (92.50%) BGP
2 63 (78.75%) MPLS
3 49 (61.25%) TCP/IP
4 35 (43.75%) Firewall
5 31 (38.75%) WAN
6 27 (33.75%) Ethernet
6 27 (33.75%) HSRP
7 26 (32.50%) VLAN
8 20 (25.00%) Wireless
8 20 (25.00%) VPN
9 18 (22.50%) Internet
9 18 (22.50%) LAN
10 15 (18.75%) IPv6
11 14 (17.50%) VPLS
12 13 (16.25%) SONET
12 13 (16.25%) SDH
13 11 (13.75%) EIGRP
14 10 (12.50%) VoIP
14 10 (12.50%) Multicast
15 9 (11.25%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 23 (28.75%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) French Language
3 1 (1.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) NOC Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Designer
4 7 (8.75%) Network Designer
5 5 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (6.25%) Consultant
5 5 (6.25%) Project Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.75%) Technical Support
7 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Provisioning Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) IP Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.75%) PKI
3 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.00%) Linux
2 19 (23.75%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) UNIX
4 4 (5.00%) CentOS
4 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 18 (22.50%) ITIL
3 10 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.75%) Change Management
5 7 (8.75%) Service Management
6 5 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 5 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.00%) Budget Control
7 4 (5.00%) Line Management
7 4 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.75%) People Management
8 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.75%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.75%) Time Management
8 3 (3.75%) Network Planning
9 2 (2.50%) Migration
9 2 (2.50%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 54 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (61.25%) CCNP
3 41 (51.25%) CCNA
4 16 (20.00%) JNCIA
5 11 (13.75%) SC Cleared
5 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
6 9 (11.25%) CCIE
7 8 (10.00%) JNCIS
8 7 (8.75%) Degree
9 6 (7.50%) JNCIE
10 3 (3.75%) CCDE
10 3 (3.75%) CCDP
10 3 (3.75%) CISSP
10 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.75%) SSCP
10 3 (3.75%) CCSA
11 1 (1.25%) CCSE
11 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.50%) vSphere
3 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.00%) vCloud
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Netcool
2 3 (3.75%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 53 (66.25%) Cisco
2 49 (61.25%) Juniper
3 25 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 24 (30.00%) VMware
5 15 (18.75%) McAfee
6 10 (12.50%) F5
7 7 (8.75%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.25%) Aruba
8 5 (6.25%) Blue Coat
8 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.75%) Nokia
9 3 (3.75%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.75%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.50%) Polycom
10 2 (2.50%) Tandberg
10 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
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