The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 82 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.57% - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 209 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.84% 22.94% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 167 202 168
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
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OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Southampton

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) BGP
2 18 (94.74%) IPsec
2 18 (94.74%) VLAN
2 18 (94.74%) MPLS
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (84.21%) CCNP
4 16 (84.21%) CCNA
5 15 (78.95%) VPN
5 15 (78.95%) L2TP
5 15 (78.95%) Windows
5 15 (78.95%) Linux
5 15 (78.95%) VoIP
5 15 (78.95%) PPP
6 13 (68.42%) Juniper
7 12 (63.16%) RTP
7 12 (63.16%) Statistics
7 12 (63.16%) Junos
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Wireless
9 4 (21.05%) WAN
9 4 (21.05%) LAN
10 3 (15.79%) ITIL
10 3 (15.79%) WLAN
10 3 (15.79%) LDAP
10 3 (15.79%) ATM
10 3 (15.79%) ISDN
10 3 (15.79%) DHCP
10 3 (15.79%) Ethernet

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) BGP
2 18 (94.74%) IPsec
2 18 (94.74%) VLAN
2 18 (94.74%) MPLS
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco IOS
4 15 (78.95%) VPN
4 15 (78.95%) L2TP
4 15 (78.95%) VoIP
4 15 (78.95%) PPP
5 12 (63.16%) RTP
5 12 (63.16%) Junos
6 4 (21.05%) Wireless
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) WLAN
7 3 (15.79%) LDAP
7 3 (15.79%) ATM
7 3 (15.79%) ISDN
7 3 (15.79%) DHCP
7 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Network Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Statistics
2 3 (15.79%) PKI
2 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
1 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
2 2 (10.53%) Time Management
2 2 (10.53%) Budget Control
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCNP
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft