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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 152 160 150
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 36 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.09% 1.02% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 4.63% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 22
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
753 842 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.76% 22.10% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 655 707 535
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +12 15 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Farnborough -20 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Fareham +2 2 £27,500 -8.33%
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 67 (97.10%) BGP
2 55 (79.71%) MPLS
3 50 (72.46%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (65.22%) CCNP
5 39 (56.52%) Cisco
6 38 (55.07%) Juniper
7 37 (53.62%) VoIP
8 35 (50.72%) TCP/IP
9 29 (42.03%) VPN
10 27 (39.13%) WAN
11 24 (34.78%) F5
12 22 (31.88%) VLAN
13 21 (30.43%) Telecoms
14 20 (28.99%) Wireless
14 20 (28.99%) CheckPoint
14 20 (28.99%) Internet
15 19 (27.54%) Firewall
15 19 (27.54%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (26.09%) CCNA
17 17 (24.64%) WLAN
18 15 (21.74%) DNS
19 14 (20.29%) SLA
19 14 (20.29%) JNCIA
19 14 (20.29%) Load Balancing
20 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
20 13 (18.84%) ION Trading
20 13 (18.84%) Ethernet
20 13 (18.84%) LAN
21 12 (17.39%) Network Architecture
21 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 67 (97.10%) BGP
2 55 (79.71%) MPLS
3 37 (53.62%) VoIP
4 35 (50.72%) TCP/IP
5 29 (42.03%) VPN
6 27 (39.13%) WAN
7 22 (31.88%) VLAN
8 20 (28.99%) Internet
8 20 (28.99%) Wireless
9 19 (27.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (27.54%) Firewall
10 17 (24.64%) WLAN
11 15 (21.74%) DNS
12 13 (18.84%) Ethernet
12 13 (18.84%) LAN
13 11 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (15.94%) DHCP
14 10 (14.49%) EIGRP
15 9 (13.04%) RSVP
16 8 (11.59%) SNMP
General
1 21 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Data Network Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Network Design Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Wireless Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Architect
4 9 (13.04%) Firewall Architect
4 9 (13.04%) Network Architect
4 9 (13.04%) Network Support
4 9 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Juniper Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Consultant
6 7 (10.14%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Juniper Support
8 4 (5.80%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (2.90%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Windows
3 5 (7.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Load Balancing
2 12 (17.39%) Network Architecture
3 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.59%) Coaching
4 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.70%) ITIL
6 5 (7.25%) Change Management
7 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.80%) Network Management
7 4 (5.80%) Presales
8 3 (4.35%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.35%) High Availability
8 3 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (4.35%) Use Case
9 2 (2.90%) Network Design
9 2 (2.90%) Process Management
9 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) PHP
3 2 (2.90%) Perl
3 2 (2.90%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 50 (72.46%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (65.22%) CCNP
3 18 (26.09%) CCNA
4 14 (20.29%) JNCIA
5 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
6 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 9 (13.04%) JNCIP
8 7 (10.14%) JNCIS
9 6 (8.70%) CCDA
9 6 (8.70%) CCDP
10 5 (7.25%) CCIE
11 3 (4.35%) JNCIE
12 2 (2.90%) CCIP
12 2 (2.90%) CCSP
12 2 (2.90%) Degree
13 1 (1.45%) HNC
13 1 (1.45%) MCSA
13 1 (1.45%) MCSE
13 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (1.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Netcool
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.35%) OpenView
3 1 (1.45%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 39 (56.52%) Cisco
2 38 (55.07%) Juniper
3 24 (34.78%) F5
4 20 (28.99%) CheckPoint
5 13 (18.84%) ION Trading
6 11 (15.94%) Riverbed
7 9 (13.04%) Palo Alto
7 9 (13.04%) VMware
8 8 (11.59%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.80%) Aruba
10 3 (4.35%) HP
10 3 (4.35%) Polycom
10 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Details circa £50k + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: £30k - £35k DOE + £7.5k car
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago