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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 141 150 158
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 49 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.34% 0.93% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.19% 4.38% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 16
Average salary £50,000 £37,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.68% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
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
791 754 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.62% 21.20% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 661 626 771
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Farnborough - 13 £65,000 - 3
Basingstoke +6 12 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Southampton -12 10 £43,750 +45.83%
Portsmouth -8 5 £53,000 +32.50%
Fareham - 5 - -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 84 (85.71%) BGP
2 77 (78.57%) Cisco
3 74 (75.51%) MPLS
4 69 (70.41%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (61.22%) CCNP
6 57 (58.16%) TCP/IP
7 49 (50.00%) Firewall
8 47 (47.96%) WAN
9 40 (40.82%) Juniper
10 37 (37.76%) CCNA
11 35 (35.71%) VPN
12 31 (31.63%) LAN
13 30 (30.61%) Ethernet
14 28 (28.57%) CheckPoint
14 28 (28.57%) EIGRP
14 28 (28.57%) VMware
15 26 (26.53%) Linux
16 25 (25.51%) VLAN
16 25 (25.51%) Load Balancing
16 25 (25.51%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (24.49%) Wireless
17 24 (24.49%) CCIE
18 21 (21.43%) HSRP
19 20 (20.41%) F5
20 17 (17.35%) ITIL
20 17 (17.35%) Windows
21 15 (15.31%) CCDP
22 14 (14.29%) McAfee
22 14 (14.29%) Multicast
22 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 8 (8.16%) Lync
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Office
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.04%) SaaS
2 2 (2.04%) PaaS
2 2 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (85.71%) BGP
2 74 (75.51%) MPLS
3 57 (58.16%) TCP/IP
4 49 (50.00%) Firewall
5 47 (47.96%) WAN
6 35 (35.71%) VPN
7 31 (31.63%) LAN
8 30 (30.61%) Ethernet
9 28 (28.57%) EIGRP
10 25 (25.51%) VLAN
10 25 (25.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (24.49%) Wireless
12 21 (21.43%) HSRP
13 14 (14.29%) Multicast
14 12 (12.24%) Cisco PIX
14 12 (12.24%) VoIP
15 11 (11.22%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (10.20%) SSL
17 9 (9.18%) SAN
17 9 (9.18%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (11.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) French Language
4 1 (1.02%) German Language
4 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (54.08%) Network Engineer
2 26 (26.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (12.24%) Network Designer
3 12 (12.24%) Designer
4 10 (10.20%) Consultant
5 8 (8.16%) NOC Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Designer
8 4 (4.08%) Project Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.06%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.04%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (2.04%) Architect
10 2 (2.04%) Network Consultant
10 2 (2.04%) Technical Support Engineer
10 2 (2.04%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (2.04%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) LAMP
2 1 (1.02%) CSS
2 1 (1.02%) RSS
2 1 (1.02%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.08%) PKI
3 3 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Linux
2 17 (17.35%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) UNIX
4 3 (3.06%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.04%) CentOS
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) Load Balancing
2 17 (17.35%) ITIL
3 12 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 5 (5.10%) Network Design
5 5 (5.10%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.10%) ITSM
5 5 (5.10%) Risk Management
5 5 (5.10%) Service Management
5 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.10%) Demand Management
5 5 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.08%) Budget Control
6 4 (4.08%) Network Management
6 4 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.08%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (3.06%) Network Planning
8 2 (2.04%) B2B
8 2 (2.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 69 (70.41%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (61.22%) CCNP
3 37 (37.76%) CCNA
4 24 (24.49%) CCIE
5 15 (15.31%) CCDP
6 11 (11.22%) JNCIA
7 8 (8.16%) VCP4
8 7 (7.14%) JNCIE
9 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.06%) Degree
10 3 (3.06%) CCDE
10 3 (3.06%) SSCP
10 3 (3.06%) CCSA
10 3 (3.06%) CISSP
11 2 (2.04%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.02%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.02%) CCSE
12 1 (1.02%) HND
12 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.16%) vSphere
3 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.02%) Netcool
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 77 (78.57%) Cisco
2 40 (40.82%) Juniper
3 28 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 28 (28.57%) VMware
4 20 (20.41%) F5
5 14 (14.29%) McAfee
6 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.14%) Aruba
7 6 (6.12%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.10%) Aerohive Networks
8 5 (5.10%) Avaya
9 3 (3.06%) Nokia
9 3 (3.06%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.06%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.06%) Polycom
9 3 (3.06%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.02%) Remedy
10 1 (1.02%) BMC
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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