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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 153 146 165
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 42 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.11% 1.12% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.22% 5.09% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 27
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
805 766 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.21% 21.92% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 725 645 903
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,960 £55,000 £65,000
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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +11 18 £37,500 +2.04%
Farnborough - 8 £32,500 - 1
Southampton +7 5 £54,000 +83.05%
Eastleigh - 5 £45,000 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 72 (100.00%) BGP
2 64 (88.89%) MPLS
3 54 (75.00%) Juniper
4 52 (72.22%) Cisco
5 45 (62.50%) TCP/IP
6 42 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (54.17%) CCNP
8 31 (43.06%) CCNA
9 29 (40.28%) Telecoms
10 25 (34.72%) WAN
11 24 (33.33%) Internet
11 24 (33.33%) HSRP
12 22 (30.56%) Ethernet
13 21 (29.17%) IPv6
13 21 (29.17%) SDH
13 21 (29.17%) SONET
14 20 (27.78%) VPLS
15 19 (26.39%) Load Balancing
15 19 (26.39%) VLAN
16 18 (25.00%) Firewall
17 17 (23.61%) ITIL
18 16 (22.22%) Linux
18 16 (22.22%) SLA
19 15 (20.83%) CheckPoint
19 15 (20.83%) Service Delivery
19 15 (20.83%) VMware
20 14 (19.44%) Wireless
20 14 (19.44%) JNCIA
20 14 (19.44%) LAN
21 12 (16.67%) Windows

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 1 (1.39%) MS Office
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.56%) PaaS
3 2 (2.78%) IaaS
3 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (100.00%) BGP
2 64 (88.89%) MPLS
3 45 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 25 (34.72%) WAN
5 24 (33.33%) Internet
5 24 (33.33%) HSRP
6 22 (30.56%) Ethernet
7 21 (29.17%) SDH
7 21 (29.17%) SONET
7 21 (29.17%) IPv6
8 20 (27.78%) VPLS
9 19 (26.39%) VLAN
10 18 (25.00%) Firewall
11 14 (19.44%) LAN
11 14 (19.44%) Wireless
12 12 (16.67%) EIGRP
12 12 (16.67%) RSVP
13 11 (15.28%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (12.50%) VPN
15 8 (11.11%) ATM
General
1 29 (40.28%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) NOC Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Project Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.17%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Network Designer
7 3 (4.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Provisioning Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Designer
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) PKI
2 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 12 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) CentOS
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.17%) UNIX
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Load Balancing
2 17 (23.61%) ITIL
3 15 (20.83%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.72%) Change Management
4 7 (9.72%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.94%) Service Management
5 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.56%) Budget Control
6 4 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.56%) People Management
6 4 (5.56%) Line Management
7 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.17%) Migration
7 3 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.17%) Time Management
8 2 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Perl
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (54.17%) CCNP
3 31 (43.06%) CCNA
4 14 (19.44%) JNCIA
5 11 (15.28%) CCIE
6 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 8 (11.11%) JNCIS
8 6 (8.33%) JNCIE
9 5 (6.94%) Degree
10 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.78%) CCSE
11 2 (2.78%) CCDP
11 2 (2.78%) CCDE
12 1 (1.39%) HNC
12 1 (1.39%) HND
12 1 (1.39%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) vSphere
2 4 (5.56%) vCloud
3 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Netcool
2 3 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 54 (75.00%) Juniper
2 52 (72.22%) Cisco
3 15 (20.83%) CheckPoint
3 15 (20.83%) VMware
4 11 (15.28%) McAfee
4 11 (15.28%) F5
5 8 (11.11%) Riverbed
6 7 (9.72%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.94%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.17%) Nokia
8 3 (4.17%) Aruba
8 3 (4.17%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.39%) Avaya
10 1 (1.39%) Brocade
10 1 (1.39%) Websense
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