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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 70 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 15 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.56% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.54% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 192 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.75% 23.27% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 174 171 180
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) VLAN
2 15 (88.24%) IPsec
2 15 (88.24%) L2TP
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) MPLS
2 15 (88.24%) CCNP
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) VoIP
3 14 (82.35%) CCNA
3 14 (82.35%) Juniper
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (70.59%) Statistics
4 12 (70.59%) VPN
4 12 (70.59%) RTP
4 12 (70.59%) PPP
4 12 (70.59%) Junos
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Hedge funds
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Games
6 2 (11.76%) Network Design
6 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
6 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
6 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
6 2 (11.76%) Brocade
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Foundry

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 17 (100.00%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) VLAN
2 15 (88.24%) IPsec
2 15 (88.24%) L2TP
2 15 (88.24%) MPLS
2 15 (88.24%) VoIP
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (70.59%) VPN
4 12 (70.59%) RTP
4 12 (70.59%) PPP
4 12 (70.59%) Junos
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) NetScreen
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (88.24%) CCNP
2 14 (82.35%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
3 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
3 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Juniper
3 2 (11.76%) Brocade
3 2 (11.76%) Foundry
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago