The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 74 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 12 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.61% 0.98% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% 3.35% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 9
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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 Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 239 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.76% 29.15% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 129 154 168
Median salary £41,500 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

OSPF
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Southampton

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Southampton

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) Juniper
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Foundry
6 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
6 2 (16.67%) JNCIP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Design Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
3 2 (16.67%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Brocade
3 2 (16.67%) Foundry
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
Southampton
TDA Group
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago