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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 129 131 130
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 19 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.79% 0.82% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 3.36% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 4
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £45,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,750 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
587 625 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.45% 24.34% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 394 462 378
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,050 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(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
Borehamwood - 3 £25,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £42,500 -
Watford -8 2 £48,750 -15.21%
Hemel Hempstead -15 2 £55,000 -4.34%
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (92.11%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) BGP
3 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (63.16%) Firewall
5 19 (50.00%) MPLS
5 19 (50.00%) CCNP
6 17 (44.74%) EIGRP
7 16 (42.11%) VPN
8 14 (36.84%) WAN
8 14 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (36.84%) Data Centre
9 13 (34.21%) LAN
10 12 (31.58%) DHCP
10 12 (31.58%) DNS
10 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
11 11 (28.95%) CCIE
11 11 (28.95%) SSL
12 10 (26.32%) RIP
12 10 (26.32%) F5
13 9 (23.68%) SonicWALL
13 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
13 9 (23.68%) VLAN
13 9 (23.68%) VRRP
14 8 (21.05%) Apple
14 8 (21.05%) Thin Client
14 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
14 8 (21.05%) Windows
14 8 (21.05%) Linux
14 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
14 8 (21.05%) HP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) BGP
2 24 (63.16%) Firewall
3 19 (50.00%) MPLS
4 17 (44.74%) EIGRP
5 16 (42.11%) VPN
6 14 (36.84%) WAN
6 14 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (34.21%) LAN
8 12 (31.58%) DHCP
8 12 (31.58%) DNS
8 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 11 (28.95%) SSL
10 10 (26.32%) RIP
11 9 (23.68%) VRRP
11 9 (23.68%) VLAN
12 8 (21.05%) Multicast
13 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (15.79%) NAS
15 5 (13.16%) Network Security
15 5 (13.16%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Design Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Network Design Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (7.89%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Network Consultant
3 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Network Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Network Support
5 1 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (21.05%) Fat Client
2 8 (21.05%) Thin Client
3 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.16%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) IVR
5 1 (2.63%) PKI
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Change Management
1 7 (18.42%) Network Design
2 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
2 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (50.00%) CCNP
3 11 (28.95%) CCIE
4 6 (15.79%) CCNA
5 4 (10.53%) CCIP
5 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Terminal Services
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Cacti
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (92.11%) Cisco
2 10 (26.32%) F5
3 9 (23.68%) SonicWALL
4 8 (21.05%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) Apple
4 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 7 (18.42%) Juniper
6 6 (15.79%) VMware
7 5 (13.16%) Fujitsu
8 3 (7.89%) Crossbeam
9 2 (5.26%) NetApp
9 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.63%) EMC
10 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago