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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 118 135 122
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 19 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.93% 0.80% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.96% 4.88% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 22
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,400 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £70,000 £54,900
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
383 389 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.81% 16.45% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 308 308 388
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 30 September 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 30 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
Hemel Hempstead +17 16 £45,000 +45.16% 1
Watford 0 1 £55,000 +15.78%
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 39 (97.50%) Cisco
2 38 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (95.00%) BGP
3 37 (92.50%) LAN
3 37 (92.50%) WAN
4 36 (90.00%) CCNP
5 34 (85.00%) EIGRP
6 33 (82.50%) VPN
7 32 (80.00%) Avaya
8 31 (77.50%) Change Management
8 31 (77.50%) RIP
8 31 (77.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (77.50%) Converged Networks
9 14 (35.00%) CCNA
10 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
10 11 (27.50%) CCIE
11 10 (25.00%) Validation
11 10 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (25.00%) Incident Management
11 10 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
11 10 (25.00%) Virtual Team
12 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (12.50%) Firewall
13 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
13 4 (10.00%) Network Security
13 4 (10.00%) MPLS
13 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
13 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (10.00%) Network Management

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 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 38 (95.00%) BGP
2 37 (92.50%) LAN
2 37 (92.50%) WAN
3 34 (85.00%) EIGRP
4 33 (82.50%) VPN
5 31 (77.50%) Converged Networks
5 31 (77.50%) RIP
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (12.50%) Firewall
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.00%) MPLS
7 4 (10.00%) Network Security
8 3 (7.50%) IPv4
9 2 (5.00%) BIG-IP
9 2 (5.00%) DHCP
9 2 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (5.00%) SSL
9 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
General
1 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 21 (52.50%) Network Specialist
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (27.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
6 9 (22.50%) LAN Engineer
6 9 (22.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 9 (22.50%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) Change Management
2 10 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (25.00%) Validation
2 10 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.00%) Network Management
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Presales
6 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Network Design
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Server Building
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (90.00%) CCNP
3 14 (35.00%) CCNA
4 11 (27.50%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) CCDP
6 1 (2.50%) CCDA
6 1 (2.50%) CCSA
6 1 (2.50%) CCSE
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (77.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) Cisco
2 32 (80.00%) Avaya
3 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) F5
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Juniper
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
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