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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 114 133 135
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 21 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.99% 0.60% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.34% 2.97% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 14
Median salary £38,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
331 437 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.53% 20.06% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 259 345 447
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +5 8 £45,000 +2.85%
Hitchin - 8 £28,500 -
Watford - 1 £55,000 -
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 36 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
1 36 (94.74%) LAN
2 35 (92.11%) Cisco
2 35 (92.11%) CCNP
3 34 (89.47%) WAN
3 34 (89.47%) BGP
4 32 (84.21%) VPN
5 24 (63.16%) EIGRP
5 24 (63.16%) Avaya
6 23 (60.53%) Change Management
6 23 (60.53%) RIP
6 23 (60.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (60.53%) Converged Networks
7 17 (44.74%) CCNA
8 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (23.68%) Cisco Wireless
9 9 (23.68%) CCIE
9 9 (23.68%) Wireless
9 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
10 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (21.05%) ISDN
10 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 8 (21.05%) PBX
10 8 (21.05%) ITIL
10 8 (21.05%) Driving Licence
11 6 (15.79%) Validation
11 6 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (15.79%) Incident 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 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 36 (94.74%) LAN
2 34 (89.47%) BGP
2 34 (89.47%) WAN
3 32 (84.21%) VPN
4 24 (63.16%) EIGRP
5 23 (60.53%) Converged Networks
5 23 (60.53%) RIP
6 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (23.68%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (23.68%) Wireless
8 8 (21.05%) ISDN
8 8 (21.05%) PBX
8 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 6 (15.79%) MPLS
10 3 (7.89%) ATM
10 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
10 3 (7.89%) Internet
10 3 (7.89%) IPv4
10 3 (7.89%) SCTP
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Network Engineer
2 17 (44.74%) Network Specialist
3 8 (21.05%) Network Operations Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) LAN Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Switch Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) WAN Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 6 (15.79%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Change Management
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 6 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (15.79%) Validation
3 6 (15.79%) Virtual Team Management
4 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) High Availability
5 3 (7.89%) Network Design
6 2 (5.26%) Network Management
7 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 36 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (92.11%) CCNP
3 17 (44.74%) CCNA
4 9 (23.68%) CCIE
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.26%) CCDP
7 1 (2.63%) CCDA
7 1 (2.63%) CCSA
7 1 (2.63%) CCSE
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (60.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (92.11%) Cisco
2 24 (63.16%) Avaya
3 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) F5
4 1 (2.63%) Juniper
4 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
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