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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 113 142 140
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 21 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.02% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.92% 3.20% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 18
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £58,500 £62,500
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
427 593 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.77% 24.50% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 334 403 479
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +35 18 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Welwyn Garden City +7 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Watford +18 1 £45,000 -7.69%
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
OSPF
East of England

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 55 (96.49%) Cisco
2 46 (80.70%) WAN
3 44 (77.19%) LAN
4 42 (73.68%) VPN
5 40 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (70.18%) BGP
6 35 (61.40%) CCNP
7 33 (57.89%) Firewall
8 25 (43.86%) EIGRP
9 21 (36.84%) DHCP
9 21 (36.84%) RIP
10 20 (35.09%) Avaya
10 20 (35.09%) Change Management
11 19 (33.33%) Windows
11 19 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 19 (33.33%) Mentoring
11 19 (33.33%) Converged Networks
12 18 (31.58%) DNS
12 18 (31.58%) SSL
13 17 (29.82%) CCIE
13 17 (29.82%) TCP/IP
14 16 (28.07%) CCNA
14 16 (28.07%) HP
14 16 (28.07%) VMware
14 16 (28.07%) vSphere
15 15 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (26.32%) Linux
15 15 (26.32%) MPLS
16 13 (22.81%) Apple
16 13 (22.81%) Thin Client

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 13 (22.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (22.81%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (80.70%) WAN
2 44 (77.19%) LAN
3 42 (73.68%) VPN
4 40 (70.18%) BGP
5 33 (57.89%) Firewall
6 25 (43.86%) EIGRP
7 21 (36.84%) DHCP
7 21 (36.84%) RIP
8 19 (33.33%) Converged Networks
9 18 (31.58%) DNS
9 18 (31.58%) SSL
10 17 (29.82%) TCP/IP
11 15 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (26.32%) MPLS
12 13 (22.81%) NAS
12 13 (22.81%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (14.04%) Internet
15 6 (10.53%) IPsec
15 6 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.77%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Network Specialist
3 10 (17.54%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Architect
5 8 (14.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Network Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) LAN Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Switch Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) WAN Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Data Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Network Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Core Network Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Network Design Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Network Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Blackberry
1 13 (22.81%) Fat Client
1 13 (22.81%) Hybrid Cloud
1 13 (22.81%) Replication
1 13 (22.81%) Thin Client
2 6 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.26%) Physics
4 3 (5.26%) PKI
5 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Unix
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Change Management
2 19 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (12.28%) High Availability
4 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.53%) Network Architecture
4 6 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (10.53%) Validation
4 6 (10.53%) Virtual Team Management
5 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.77%) Network Management
5 5 (8.77%) Open Source
6 4 (7.02%) Network Design
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.26%) Coaching
7 3 (5.26%) Computer Security
7 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.26%) Information Security
8 2 (3.51%) Presales
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (61.40%) CCNP
3 17 (29.82%) CCIE
4 16 (28.07%) CCNA
5 6 (10.53%) Degree
6 4 (7.02%) CCDA
6 4 (7.02%) CCDP
6 4 (7.02%) CCSA
6 4 (7.02%) CCSE
7 3 (5.26%) CCSP
7 3 (5.26%) JNCIE
7 3 (5.26%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.51%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (22.81%) SLA
3 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) vSphere
2 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.53%) Terminal Services
4 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (96.49%) Cisco
2 20 (35.09%) Avaya
3 16 (28.07%) HP
3 16 (28.07%) VMware
4 13 (22.81%) Apple
4 13 (22.81%) Fujitsu
4 13 (22.81%) SonicWALL
5 11 (19.30%) F5
6 9 (15.79%) Juniper
7 7 (12.28%) Palo Alto
8 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
8 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.26%) Aruba
9 3 (5.26%) Foundry
9 3 (5.26%) Tandberg
10 2 (3.51%) Google
11 1 (1.75%) EMC
11 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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