Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 93 105
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12 +8
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.49% 1.78% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.98% 7.55% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 11
Southampton median annual salary £31,750 £32,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.31% -48.00% +60.26%
10th Percentile £30,875 £28,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £33,525 £47,500 £63,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +22.58%

OSPF is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 235 318 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.31% 23.52% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 207 294 291
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,900 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £53,375 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% -1.79% +2.44%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing OSPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Southampton

OSPF
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
3 4 (57.14%) JNCIS
3 4 (57.14%) Brocade
4 3 (42.86%) Business Development
4 3 (42.86%) IPsec
4 3 (42.86%) Military
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) Network Management
4 3 (42.86%) IPv4
4 3 (42.86%) IPv6
4 3 (42.86%) 5G
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science

OSPF
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) 5G
4 3 (42.86%) IPsec
4 3 (42.86%) IPv4
4 3 (42.86%) IPv6
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) NetScreen
General
1 3 (42.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Support
1 2 (28.57%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIS
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Brocade
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Foundry