The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 163 160 129
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -31
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 29 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 0.91% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 4.23% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 44
Average salary £39,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £38,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
934 851 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.57% 21.62% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 788 709 894
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,570 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -1 16 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Southampton - 4 £37,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £30,000 - 2
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 68 (93.15%) BGP
2 65 (89.04%) MPLS
3 64 (87.67%) Cisco
4 51 (69.86%) Juniper
5 37 (50.68%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (49.32%) VLAN
7 34 (46.58%) TCP/IP
8 30 (41.10%) CCNP
9 28 (38.36%) CCNA
9 28 (38.36%) Internet
10 27 (36.99%) IPv6
11 25 (34.25%) Telecoms
12 23 (31.51%) VPLS
12 23 (31.51%) SONET
12 23 (31.51%) SDH
13 21 (28.77%) Cisco IOS
14 20 (27.40%) IPsec
15 19 (26.03%) Linux
16 18 (24.66%) HSRP
17 17 (23.29%) Windows
17 17 (23.29%) VPN
17 17 (23.29%) RSVP
18 16 (21.92%) Load Balancing
19 15 (20.55%) L2TP
19 15 (20.55%) PPP
19 15 (20.55%) Ethernet
19 15 (20.55%) VoIP
19 15 (20.55%) SC Cleared
19 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
20 13 (17.81%) Junos

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (5.48%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (93.15%) BGP
2 65 (89.04%) MPLS
3 36 (49.32%) VLAN
4 34 (46.58%) TCP/IP
5 28 (38.36%) Internet
6 27 (36.99%) IPv6
7 23 (31.51%) SONET
7 23 (31.51%) SDH
7 23 (31.51%) VPLS
8 21 (28.77%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (27.40%) IPsec
10 18 (24.66%) HSRP
11 17 (23.29%) VPN
11 17 (23.29%) RSVP
12 15 (20.55%) L2TP
12 15 (20.55%) VoIP
12 15 (20.55%) Ethernet
12 15 (20.55%) PPP
13 13 (17.81%) Junos
14 12 (16.44%) RTP
General
1 25 (34.25%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Military
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
4 1 (1.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 48 (65.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (5.48%) Consultant
3 3 (4.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (2.74%) Network Support
4 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (2.74%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (2.74%) Support Analyst
4 2 (2.74%) Support Engineer
4 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (2.74%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (2.74%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (2.74%) Architect
4 2 (2.74%) Analyst
4 2 (2.74%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (2.74%) Project Engineer
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (2.74%) Security Engineer
5 1 (1.37%) Network Architect
5 1 (1.37%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Statistics
2 3 (4.11%) PKI
2 3 (4.11%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) Firmware
4 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) CentOS
3 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Load Balancing
2 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
3 8 (10.96%) ITIL
4 7 (9.59%) Network Design
5 4 (5.48%) Service Management
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
6 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.11%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.74%) Time Management
7 2 (2.74%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (2.74%) Budget Control
7 2 (2.74%) Migration
7 2 (2.74%) Information Security
7 2 (2.74%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) Perl
1 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (50.68%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (41.10%) CCNP
3 28 (38.36%) CCNA
4 15 (20.55%) SC Cleared
4 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
5 11 (15.07%) JNCIA
6 8 (10.96%) CCIE
7 7 (9.59%) Degree
8 6 (8.22%) JNCIP
9 3 (4.11%) HND
10 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.74%) CCSA
10 2 (2.74%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.74%) CCSE
11 1 (1.37%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.37%) CCVP
11 1 (1.37%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) vSphere
2 2 (2.74%) vCloud
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Netcool
1 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 64 (87.67%) Cisco
2 51 (69.86%) Juniper
3 5 (6.85%) Riverbed
3 5 (6.85%) F5
4 3 (4.11%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.37%) Websense
6 1 (1.37%) Brocade
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.37%) Avaya
6 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 15 days ago