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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 123 123 141
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 8 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.40% 0.73% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 3.28% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 2
Median salary £28,500 £50,000 £61,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.00% -19.02%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
308 457 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.35% 22.11% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 232 379 387
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Hitchin - 6 £28,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 1 £45,000 -7.69%
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 27 (96.43%) LAN
2 26 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (89.29%) CCNP
3 25 (89.29%) Cisco
3 25 (89.29%) BGP
4 24 (85.71%) WAN
5 23 (82.14%) VPN
6 16 (57.14%) EIGRP
7 15 (53.57%) Avaya
7 15 (53.57%) Change Management
7 15 (53.57%) RIP
7 15 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (53.57%) Converged Networks
8 13 (46.43%) CCNA
9 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (28.57%) Driving Licence
10 8 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
10 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (28.57%) ISDN
10 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 8 (28.57%) PBX
10 8 (28.57%) ITIL
10 8 (28.57%) Wireless
11 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (21.43%) CCIE
13 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
13 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
13 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team

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:

Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) LAN
2 25 (89.29%) BGP
3 24 (85.71%) WAN
4 23 (82.14%) VPN
5 16 (57.14%) EIGRP
6 15 (53.57%) Converged Networks
6 15 (53.57%) RIP
7 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
8 8 (28.57%) ISDN
8 8 (28.57%) PBX
8 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 8 (28.57%) Wireless
9 4 (14.29%) MPLS
10 3 (10.71%) ATM
10 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
10 3 (10.71%) Internet
10 3 (10.71%) IPv4
10 3 (10.71%) SCTP
11 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Network Specialist
3 8 (28.57%) Network Operations Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Design Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Change Management
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (14.29%) Validation
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
4 3 (10.71%) High Availability
4 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (89.29%) CCNP
3 13 (46.43%) CCNA
4 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (21.43%) CCIE
6 1 (3.57%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 15 (53.57%) Avaya
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
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