The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 155 163 164
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 26 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.82% 0.94% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.62% 4.47% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 32
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +22.58%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £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
719 783 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.64% 21.11% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 623 675 814
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Hampshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +13 16 £32,500 -48.00% 1
Eastleigh - 4 £45,000 - 1
Basingstoke -27 2 £42,500 -5.55% 2
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 70 (95.89%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (94.52%) BGP
3 66 (90.41%) Cisco
3 66 (90.41%) CCNP
4 51 (69.86%) MPLS
5 47 (64.38%) CCNA
6 35 (47.95%) Juniper
6 35 (47.95%) Cisco IOS
7 28 (38.36%) VLAN
7 28 (38.36%) Firewall
8 27 (36.99%) WAN
9 26 (35.62%) Windows
9 26 (35.62%) Linux
10 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
10 25 (34.25%) VMware
11 24 (32.88%) DNS
12 23 (31.51%) IPsec
13 21 (28.77%) VPN
13 21 (28.77%) DHCP
13 21 (28.77%) Data Centre
14 20 (27.40%) Load Balancing
15 18 (24.66%) F5
16 17 (23.29%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (21.92%) VPLS
18 15 (20.55%) ITIL
18 15 (20.55%) SLA
19 14 (19.18%) Internet
19 14 (19.18%) VoIP
19 14 (19.18%) Change Management
19 14 (19.18%) JNCIA

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 69 (94.52%) BGP
2 51 (69.86%) MPLS
3 35 (47.95%) Cisco IOS
4 28 (38.36%) Firewall
4 28 (38.36%) VLAN
5 27 (36.99%) WAN
6 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
7 24 (32.88%) DNS
8 23 (31.51%) IPsec
9 21 (28.77%) DHCP
9 21 (28.77%) VPN
10 17 (23.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (21.92%) VPLS
12 14 (19.18%) Internet
12 14 (19.18%) VoIP
13 13 (17.81%) NetScreen
14 12 (16.44%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (16.44%) EIGRP
14 12 (16.44%) HTTP
14 12 (16.44%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (13.70%) Banking
2 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.11%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (68.49%) Network Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) Juniper Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Network Support
5 9 (12.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Network Design Specialist
7 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Network Specialist
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco Support
10 3 (4.11%) Network Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) RFC 2547
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.07%) Statistics
4 10 (13.70%) Clustering
5 6 (8.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Linux
1 26 (35.62%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Load Balancing
2 15 (20.55%) ITIL
3 14 (19.18%) Change Management
4 10 (13.70%) Capacity Management
4 10 (13.70%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (13.70%) High Availability
4 10 (13.70%) Use Case
5 8 (10.96%) Process Management
6 7 (9.59%) Project Management
7 4 (5.48%) CRM
7 4 (5.48%) Information Governance
7 4 (5.48%) Migration
7 4 (5.48%) Presales
7 4 (5.48%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.48%) Service Design
8 3 (4.11%) Coaching
8 3 (4.11%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) Perl
1 13 (17.81%) Python
2 10 (13.70%) Bash Shell
2 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.70%) SQL
3 3 (4.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 70 (95.89%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (90.41%) CCNP
3 47 (64.38%) CCNA
4 14 (19.18%) JNCIA
5 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
6 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
7 11 (15.07%) JNCIS
8 10 (13.70%) MCSA
8 10 (13.70%) MCSE
8 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (13.70%) RHCE
8 10 (13.70%) RHCSA
8 10 (13.70%) SCSA
9 8 (10.96%) JNCIP
10 4 (5.48%) CCIP
10 4 (5.48%) CCNP Voice
10 4 (5.48%) HNC
11 3 (4.11%) CCDP
11 3 (4.11%) CCIE
11 3 (4.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) SLA
2 11 (15.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (13.70%) HIPAA
3 10 (13.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Hyper-V
2 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.70%) Xen
4 2 (2.74%) pfSense
5 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Netcool
1 10 (13.70%) OpenView
2 4 (5.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 66 (90.41%) Cisco
2 35 (47.95%) Juniper
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
4 18 (24.66%) F5
5 14 (19.18%) SolarWinds
6 10 (13.70%) HP
7 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
7 8 (10.96%) Riverbed
8 4 (5.48%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.11%) Brocade
9 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.11%) Foundry
10 2 (2.74%) Aruba
10 2 (2.74%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.74%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.37%) Extreme Networks
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