The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 126 126 148
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 16 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.79% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% 1.62% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 5
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% -20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £43,750 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
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
478 494 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.70% 23.18% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 368 343 458
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,060 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

OSPF
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Watford +3 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Borehamwood - 3 £24,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -20 1 - - 1
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (87.50%) BGP
3 24 (75.00%) MPLS
3 24 (75.00%) Firewall
4 20 (62.50%) CCNP
5 17 (53.13%) VPN
6 13 (40.63%) Windows
6 13 (40.63%) CCIE
6 13 (40.63%) EIGRP
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (34.38%) Juniper
8 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
8 11 (34.38%) Wireless
9 9 (28.13%) VMware
9 9 (28.13%) UNIX
9 9 (28.13%) LAN
9 9 (28.13%) VoIP
9 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 9 (28.13%) Multicast
10 8 (25.00%) F5
10 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
10 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 8 (25.00%) WAN
10 8 (25.00%) DHCP
10 8 (25.00%) DNS
10 8 (25.00%) RIP
10 8 (25.00%) VLAN
10 8 (25.00%) Network Security
11 7 (21.88%) VPLS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) BGP
2 24 (75.00%) MPLS
2 24 (75.00%) Firewall
3 17 (53.13%) VPN
4 13 (40.63%) EIGRP
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (34.38%) Wireless
7 9 (28.13%) LAN
7 9 (28.13%) VoIP
7 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
7 9 (28.13%) Multicast
8 8 (25.00%) WAN
8 8 (25.00%) DHCP
8 8 (25.00%) DNS
8 8 (25.00%) RIP
8 8 (25.00%) VLAN
8 8 (25.00%) Network Security
9 7 (21.88%) VPLS
9 7 (21.88%) VRRP
9 7 (21.88%) Internet
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Network Support
3 3 (9.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Fat Client
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.38%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.25%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) FMCG
2 2 (6.25%) Blog
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.25%) Physics
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) UNIX
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 5 (15.63%) Document Management
3 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Network Design
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Change Control
5 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (62.50%) CCNP
3 13 (40.63%) CCIE
4 7 (21.88%) VCP4
5 6 (18.75%) CCNA
6 5 (15.63%) MBCS
6 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (15.63%) MCP
6 5 (15.63%) VCP5
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) VCAP
8 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Cacti
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (34.38%) Juniper
3 9 (28.13%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) F5
4 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
6 5 (15.63%) Crossbeam
7 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
7 3 (9.38%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) Apple
8 2 (6.25%) Foundry
8 2 (6.25%) Aruba
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.13%) IBM
9 1 (3.13%) CA
9 1 (3.13%) NetApp
9 1 (3.13%) EMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago