Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 133 94
Rank change year-on-year +18 -39 +18
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 2 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.15% 0.17% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.08% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 18
Southampton median annual salary £61,500 - £32,500
10th Percentile £54,050 - £26,250
90th Percentile £66,950 - £39,625
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +16.28%

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 211 278 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.16% 15.88% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 160 253 268
Southampton median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,350 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £54,125
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +1.19%

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 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 2 (100.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) SS7
2 1 (50.00%) Q.931
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Go
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) 5G
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) 5G
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) Q.931
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) SS7
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) SAP