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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 69 78 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.77% 0.68% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.23% 2.17% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 4
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +85.71%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
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
158 230 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.50% 31.46% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 152 177 160
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £23,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 July 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Southampton

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) CCNP
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) BGP
3 12 (70.59%) Wireless
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (52.94%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 8 (47.06%) CCNA
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) VPN
7 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 7 (41.18%) Project Management
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) Unix
8 5 (29.41%) Juniper
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) VLAN
9 4 (23.53%) MPLS
10 3 (17.65%) Internet
10 3 (17.65%) NetScreen
10 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
10 3 (17.65%) Games
10 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) LAN
10 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
10 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
10 3 (17.65%) Brocade

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 15 (88.24%) BGP
2 12 (70.59%) Wireless
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) VPN
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 4 (23.53%) MPLS
8 4 (23.53%) VLAN
9 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
9 3 (17.65%) Internet
9 3 (17.65%) LAN
9 3 (17.65%) NetScreen
9 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 2 (11.76%) DHCP
10 2 (11.76%) DNS
10 2 (11.76%) L2TP
10 2 (11.76%) PPP
10 2 (11.76%) VoIP
General
1 3 (17.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Design Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) CCNP
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
3 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) pfSense
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) Brocade
4 3 (17.65%) Foundry
5 2 (11.76%) Aruba
5 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Oho Group
Salary: ASAP
Posted: 19 days ago