The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 47 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.42% 0.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 3.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £57,500 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
OSPF
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 65 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.05% 16.58% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 23
Average salary £44,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

OSPF
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Portsmouth region.

OSPF Salary Trend in Portsmouth

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) SS7
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL2+
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) BGP-4
3 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) B2B
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) L2TP
4 2 (33.33%) CCDP
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Aerospace

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) SS7
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL2+
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) BGP-4
3 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) L2TP
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) OLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) B2B
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
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