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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 65 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 16 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.44% 1.37% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 4.92% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
Median salary £32,500 £62,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +60.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
184 183 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 28.01% 27.94% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 171 171 174
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 September 2016.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Southampton

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (92.59%) CCNP
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (92.59%) BGP
3 18 (66.67%) CCNA
3 18 (66.67%) VPN
3 18 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 15 (55.56%) MPLS
4 15 (55.56%) Windows
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
5 13 (48.15%) Juniper
5 13 (48.15%) VLAN
5 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
6 12 (44.44%) Wireless
7 11 (40.74%) IPsec
7 11 (40.74%) L2TP
7 11 (40.74%) RTP
7 11 (40.74%) VoIP
7 11 (40.74%) PPP
7 11 (40.74%) Junos
7 11 (40.74%) Statistics
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (25.93%) Firewall
9 7 (25.93%) WAN
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) Project Management
10 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (14.81%) Unix
12 3 (11.11%) LAN

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 25 (92.59%) BGP
2 18 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 18 (66.67%) VPN
3 15 (55.56%) MPLS
4 13 (48.15%) VLAN
5 12 (44.44%) Wireless
6 11 (40.74%) IPsec
6 11 (40.74%) Junos
6 11 (40.74%) L2TP
6 11 (40.74%) PPP
6 11 (40.74%) RTP
6 11 (40.74%) VoIP
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (25.93%) Firewall
8 7 (25.93%) WAN
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
10 3 (11.11%) LAN
11 2 (7.41%) DHCP
11 2 (7.41%) PBX
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Network Design Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
2 11 (40.74%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) CCNP
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (66.67%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CCDP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
3 2 (7.41%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) Juniper
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Aruba
4 2 (7.41%) Brocade
4 2 (7.41%) Foundry
4 2 (7.41%) SonicWALL
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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