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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 151 144 123
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 42 40 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 1.06% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.45% 4.22% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 55
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,450 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
943 948 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.42% 25.23% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 803 697 784
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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 24 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -8 20 £37,000 +2.77% 1
Southampton +8 14 £32,500 - 1
Portsmouth - 3 £40,000 -
Winchester - 2 £53,500 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (92.65%) BGP
2 61 (89.71%) Cisco
3 59 (86.76%) MPLS
4 51 (75.00%) Juniper
5 42 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 34 (50.00%) VLAN
7 29 (42.65%) CCNP
7 29 (42.65%) CCNA
8 28 (41.18%) Internet
9 26 (38.24%) IPv6
10 23 (33.82%) IPsec
11 22 (32.35%) Telecoms
12 21 (30.88%) VPLS
12 21 (30.88%) VoIP
13 20 (29.41%) VPN
13 20 (29.41%) SDH
13 20 (29.41%) SONET
13 20 (29.41%) RSVP
14 19 (27.94%) Ethernet
15 18 (26.47%) HSRP
16 16 (23.53%) Linux
17 15 (22.06%) Windows
17 15 (22.06%) L2TP
17 15 (22.06%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (22.06%) JNCIA
18 14 (20.59%) Network Design
18 14 (20.59%) SC Cleared
18 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
18 14 (20.59%) Firewall

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 63 (92.65%) BGP
2 59 (86.76%) MPLS
3 34 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 34 (50.00%) VLAN
4 28 (41.18%) Internet
5 26 (38.24%) IPv6
6 23 (33.82%) IPsec
7 21 (30.88%) VPLS
7 21 (30.88%) VoIP
8 20 (29.41%) VPN
8 20 (29.41%) SDH
8 20 (29.41%) SONET
8 20 (29.41%) RSVP
9 19 (27.94%) Ethernet
10 18 (26.47%) HSRP
11 15 (22.06%) L2TP
11 15 (22.06%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (20.59%) Firewall
13 12 (17.65%) RTP
13 12 (17.65%) PPP
General
1 22 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Games
3 2 (2.94%) Military
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 47 (69.12%) Network Engineer
2 6 (8.82%) Technical Design Authority
2 6 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (7.35%) Network Architect
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (7.35%) IP Engineer
3 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.35%) Architect
4 4 (5.88%) Network Support
4 4 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Design Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Network Specialist
5 3 (4.41%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Network Design Specialist
5 3 (4.41%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (4.41%) Network Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) Consultant
6 2 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Statistics
2 6 (8.82%) PKI
3 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Linux
2 15 (22.06%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Network Design
2 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
3 12 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 7 (10.29%) Capacity Management
4 7 (10.29%) Network Management
5 6 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.41%) Project Management
7 2 (2.94%) Service Management
7 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.94%) ITIL
7 2 (2.94%) Information Security
8 1 (1.47%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.47%) Validation
8 1 (1.47%) Migration
8 1 (1.47%) Release Management
8 1 (1.47%) Change Control
8 1 (1.47%) CRM
Qualifications
1 42 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (42.65%) CCNP
2 29 (42.65%) CCNA
3 15 (22.06%) JNCIA
4 14 (20.59%) SC Cleared
4 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.18%) CCIE
6 10 (14.71%) JNCIP
7 6 (8.82%) OSCP
8 5 (7.35%) HND
9 4 (5.88%) Degree
10 2 (2.94%) CCIP
10 2 (2.94%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.94%) CCSE
11 1 (1.47%) CCSA
11 1 (1.47%) CCVP
11 1 (1.47%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.47%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 61 (89.71%) Cisco
2 51 (75.00%) Juniper
3 9 (13.24%) F5
3 9 (13.24%) CheckPoint
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.82%) BT
5 5 (7.35%) VMware
6 2 (2.94%) Foundry
6 2 (2.94%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.94%) Brocade
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) Websense
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Posted: 2 days ago
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