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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 150 143 165
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 39 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.01% 0.86% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.70% 4.38% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,650 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.24% -13.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,600 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
830 639 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.60% 19.60% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 702 531 836
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Basingstoke 0 15 £40,000 -4.19% 1
Southampton -1 9 £45,000 +50.00%
Farnborough - 9 £42,500 - 2
Fareham - 3 £30,000 - 1
Portsmouth -20 2 £48,000 +20.00% 2
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 71 (87.65%) BGP
2 58 (71.60%) MPLS
3 56 (69.14%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (67.90%) Cisco
5 50 (61.73%) CCNP
6 46 (56.79%) TCP/IP
7 43 (53.09%) Juniper
8 41 (50.62%) Firewall
9 38 (46.91%) WAN
10 37 (45.68%) CCNA
11 28 (34.57%) CheckPoint
12 25 (30.86%) Ethernet
12 25 (30.86%) VPN
12 25 (30.86%) VMware
13 24 (29.63%) VLAN
13 24 (29.63%) Load Balancing
13 24 (29.63%) Linux
14 23 (28.40%) Wireless
15 22 (27.16%) LAN
16 21 (25.93%) HSRP
17 18 (22.22%) Windows
18 15 (18.52%) SLA
18 15 (18.52%) McAfee
18 15 (18.52%) Telecoms
19 14 (17.28%) Cisco Nexus
19 14 (17.28%) Cloud Computing
20 13 (16.05%) Multicast
20 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (16.05%) ITIL
21 12 (14.81%) EIGRP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (2.47%) Lync
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (87.65%) BGP
2 58 (71.60%) MPLS
3 46 (56.79%) TCP/IP
4 41 (50.62%) Firewall
5 38 (46.91%) WAN
6 25 (30.86%) Ethernet
6 25 (30.86%) VPN
7 24 (29.63%) VLAN
8 23 (28.40%) Wireless
9 22 (27.16%) LAN
10 21 (25.93%) HSRP
11 14 (17.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (16.05%) Multicast
13 12 (14.81%) EIGRP
13 12 (14.81%) Internet
14 11 (13.58%) Cisco PIX
14 11 (13.58%) VoIP
15 9 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (11.11%) IPv6
15 9 (11.11%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) French Language
3 1 (1.23%) German Language
3 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (60.49%) Network Engineer
2 21 (25.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Designer
4 8 (9.88%) Consultant
4 8 (9.88%) Network Designer
5 7 (8.64%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) Sales Consultant
6 5 (6.17%) Project Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (3.70%) Provisioning Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Support
8 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) IP Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.47%) Architect
9 2 (2.47%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Data Integration
2 3 (3.70%) PKI
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Windows
3 7 (8.64%) UNIX
4 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.47%) CentOS
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Load Balancing
2 13 (16.05%) ITIL
3 8 (9.88%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (8.64%) Business Continuity
4 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.17%) Change Management
5 5 (6.17%) Service Management
6 3 (3.70%) Network Planning
6 3 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 3 (3.70%) Budget Control
6 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.70%) Line Management
7 2 (2.47%) Coaching
7 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.47%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.47%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.47%) Network Management
7 2 (2.47%) Migration
8 1 (1.23%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 56 (69.14%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (61.73%) CCNP
3 37 (45.68%) CCNA
4 12 (14.81%) CCIE
4 12 (14.81%) JNCIA
5 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.41%) CCDP
6 6 (7.41%) JNCIS
7 5 (6.17%) JNCIE
8 3 (3.70%) CCDE
8 3 (3.70%) Degree
8 3 (3.70%) CCSA
8 3 (3.70%) SSCP
8 3 (3.70%) CISSP
9 1 (1.23%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.23%) CCSE
9 1 (1.23%) HND
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.94%) vSphere
4 2 (2.47%) vCloud
4 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Netcool
2 3 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 55 (67.90%) Cisco
2 43 (53.09%) Juniper
3 28 (34.57%) CheckPoint
4 25 (30.86%) VMware
5 15 (18.52%) McAfee
6 11 (13.58%) F5
7 7 (8.64%) Aruba
8 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.17%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.70%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.70%) Nokia
10 3 (3.70%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.47%) Polycom
11 2 (2.47%) Tandberg
12 1 (1.23%) Remedy
12 1 (1.23%) BMC
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago