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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 137 145 149
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 57 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.52% 1.06% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.77% 4.55% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 24
Average salary £57,500 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,700 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,400 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
842 968 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.39% 23.42% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 664 817 709
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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 - 20 £61,250 - 2
Fareham - 11 £65,000 - 1
Southampton -12 8 £44,375 +36.53%
Basingstoke +5 6 £41,800 +12.97%
Portsmouth +5 4 £57,500 +43.75%
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (86.60%) Cisco
2 82 (84.54%) BGP
3 76 (78.35%) MPLS
4 68 (70.10%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (59.79%) TCP/IP
6 57 (58.76%) CCNP
7 48 (49.48%) Firewall
8 46 (47.42%) WAN
9 42 (43.30%) VPN
10 41 (42.27%) EIGRP
11 35 (36.08%) Ethernet
12 34 (35.05%) LAN
13 30 (30.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (29.90%) Juniper
15 26 (26.80%) CCIE
16 25 (25.77%) F5
17 24 (24.74%) VLAN
17 24 (24.74%) VMware
17 24 (24.74%) CCNA
18 22 (22.68%) CCDP
19 21 (21.65%) ITIL
19 21 (21.65%) Linux
20 20 (20.62%) Load Balancing
21 19 (19.59%) CheckPoint
22 18 (18.56%) Disaster Recovery
22 18 (18.56%) Wireless
22 18 (18.56%) HSRP
23 17 (17.53%) Cisco ASA
24 16 (16.49%) Lync
25 13 (13.40%) Demand Management

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 16 (16.49%) Lync
2 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Office
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 82 (84.54%) BGP
2 76 (78.35%) MPLS
3 58 (59.79%) TCP/IP
4 48 (49.48%) Firewall
5 46 (47.42%) WAN
6 42 (43.30%) VPN
7 41 (42.27%) EIGRP
8 35 (36.08%) Ethernet
9 34 (35.05%) LAN
10 30 (30.93%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (24.74%) VLAN
12 18 (18.56%) Wireless
12 18 (18.56%) HSRP
13 17 (17.53%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (13.40%) Multicast
15 10 (10.31%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (10.31%) VRRP
16 9 (9.28%) SSL
16 9 (9.28%) VoIP
16 9 (9.28%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 54 (55.67%) Network Engineer
2 26 (26.80%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (10.31%) Designer
4 9 (9.28%) Network Designer
4 9 (9.28%) Consultant
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Designer
5 5 (5.15%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (3.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (2.06%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (2.06%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.06%) Network Specialist
8 2 (2.06%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) LAMP
2 1 (1.03%) CSS
2 1 (1.03%) RSS
2 1 (1.03%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.12%) PKI
3 3 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Linux
2 10 (10.31%) Windows
3 5 (5.15%) UNIX
4 3 (3.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) ITIL
2 20 (20.62%) Load Balancing
3 18 (18.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
4 13 (13.40%) Network Design
4 13 (13.40%) Demand Management
5 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
5 9 (9.28%) ITSM
6 8 (8.25%) Network Management
7 5 (5.15%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.12%) Network Planning
9 3 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.06%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.06%) Budget Control
10 2 (2.06%) Network Architecture
10 2 (2.06%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.06%) Migration
10 2 (2.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 68 (70.10%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (58.76%) CCNP
3 26 (26.80%) CCIE
4 24 (24.74%) CCNA
5 22 (22.68%) CCDP
6 5 (5.15%) JNCIA
7 4 (4.12%) JNCIE
7 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.09%) Degree
8 3 (3.09%) SSCP
8 3 (3.09%) CCSA
8 3 (3.09%) CISSP
9 2 (2.06%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.03%) CCIP
10 1 (1.03%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (10.31%) vSphere
2 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 84 (86.60%) Cisco
2 29 (29.90%) Juniper
3 25 (25.77%) F5
4 24 (24.74%) VMware
5 19 (19.59%) CheckPoint
6 13 (13.40%) Avaya
6 13 (13.40%) Aerohive Networks
7 7 (7.22%) McAfee
7 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.15%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.15%) Aruba
9 3 (3.09%) Polycom
9 3 (3.09%) Tandberg
10 1 (1.03%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.03%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.03%) Intel
10 1 (1.03%) BMC
10 1 (1.03%) Nokia
10 1 (1.03%) Remedy
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + Shift Alowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Stott and May
Salary: £60k-£70k + 20% bonus + car
Posted: 4 days ago