The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 113 134 128
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 19 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.97% 0.85% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.83% 4.61% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 11
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,850 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
OSPF
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
393 456 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.04% 18.56% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 329 333 392
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OSPF
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Hertfordshire region.

OSPF Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Hemel Hempstead +20 17 £45,000 +5.88%
Welwyn Garden City -3 1 £60,000 +26.31%
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (93.02%) WAN
3 39 (90.70%) LAN
4 37 (86.05%) VPN
4 37 (86.05%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (86.05%) BGP
5 34 (79.07%) CCNP
6 33 (76.74%) EIGRP
7 31 (72.09%) Avaya
8 30 (69.77%) RIP
8 30 (69.77%) Change Management
8 30 (69.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 30 (69.77%) Converged Networks
9 15 (34.88%) CCNA
10 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
10 10 (23.26%) Validation
10 10 (23.26%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (23.26%) CCIE
10 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
10 10 (23.26%) Virtual Team Management
10 10 (23.26%) Virtual Team
11 9 (20.93%) Firewall
12 8 (18.60%) VMware
12 8 (18.60%) HP
12 8 (18.60%) DHCP
12 8 (18.60%) Windows
12 8 (18.60%) vSphere
13 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
13 7 (16.28%) SSL
14 6 (13.95%) Linux

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (93.02%) WAN
2 39 (90.70%) LAN
3 37 (86.05%) BGP
3 37 (86.05%) VPN
4 33 (76.74%) EIGRP
5 30 (69.77%) Converged Networks
5 30 (69.77%) RIP
6 9 (20.93%) Firewall
7 8 (18.60%) DHCP
8 7 (16.28%) SSL
8 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (11.63%) DNS
10 5 (11.63%) NAS
10 5 (11.63%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.98%) IPv4
11 3 (6.98%) Network Security
11 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Network Engineer
2 20 (46.51%) Network Specialist
3 12 (27.91%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) LAN Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) Switch Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) WAN Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Network Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Security Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) IT Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Security Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Virtual Team
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.63%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.63%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (11.63%) Replication
2 5 (11.63%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.98%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Change Management
2 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
2 10 (23.26%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (23.26%) Validation
2 10 (23.26%) Virtual Team Management
3 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.98%) Network Management
5 2 (4.65%) Presales
6 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Server Building
6 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (86.05%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (79.07%) CCNP
3 15 (34.88%) CCNA
4 10 (23.26%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) CCDA
5 1 (2.33%) CCDP
5 1 (2.33%) CCSA
5 1 (2.33%) CCSE
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (69.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) vSphere
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (72.09%) Avaya
3 8 (18.60%) HP
3 8 (18.60%) VMware
4 5 (11.63%) Apple
4 5 (11.63%) Fujitsu
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.98%) F5
6 2 (4.65%) Juniper
7 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
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