The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 196 159 147
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -12
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 19 57 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 1.16% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 5.17% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 72
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
OSPF
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1021 1102 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.38% 22.50% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 887 866 988
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

OSPF
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Surrey

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Surrey

OSPF
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +11 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Camberley -8 3 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Dorking -13 3 £53,000 +6.00% 1
Leatherhead -18 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Reigate -31 1 £23,000 -54.00% 3
Farnham - 1 £32,500 - 2
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 22 (91.67%) Cisco
1 22 (91.67%) BGP
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (66.67%) MPLS
4 15 (62.50%) Firewall
5 14 (58.33%) CCNP
6 12 (50.00%) CCNA
6 12 (50.00%) VPN
6 12 (50.00%) VMware
7 11 (45.83%) WAN
8 10 (41.67%) LAN
8 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
8 10 (41.67%) Juniper
9 9 (37.50%) TACACS
9 9 (37.50%) Ethernet
10 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (33.33%) Network Security
10 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds
11 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
11 7 (29.17%) ITIL
11 7 (29.17%) Internet
12 6 (25.00%) SAN
12 6 (25.00%) IPsec
12 6 (25.00%) Network Management
12 6 (25.00%) F5
13 5 (20.83%) Splunk

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) BGP
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (66.67%) MPLS
4 15 (62.50%) Firewall
5 12 (50.00%) VPN
6 11 (45.83%) WAN
7 10 (41.67%) LAN
8 9 (37.50%) TACACS
8 9 (37.50%) Ethernet
9 8 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (33.33%) Network Security
10 7 (29.17%) Internet
11 6 (25.00%) SAN
11 6 (25.00%) IPsec
12 5 (20.83%) VLAN
12 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
12 5 (20.83%) Broadband
12 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Security Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Account Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) CentOS
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Network Management
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 3 (12.50%) Security Management
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) ITSM
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Perl
1 4 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCNP
3 12 (50.00%) CCNA
4 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (16.67%) CCSA
7 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (12.50%) MCSE
7 3 (12.50%) CCSP
8 2 (8.33%) CCIP
8 2 (8.33%) CISSP
8 2 (8.33%) CEH
8 2 (8.33%) JNCIA
8 2 (8.33%) JNCIS
8 2 (8.33%) GSEC
8 2 (8.33%) CCSE
9 1 (4.17%) MOS
9 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 10 (41.67%) Juniper
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 6 (25.00%) F5
6 5 (20.83%) Splunk
6 5 (20.83%) Citrix
6 5 (20.83%) McAfee
6 5 (20.83%) HP
7 4 (16.67%) Dell
7 4 (16.67%) Zend
8 3 (12.50%) Brocade
8 3 (12.50%) NetApp
8 3 (12.50%) Sophos
9 2 (8.33%) Nortel
9 2 (8.33%) Nokia
9 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
9 2 (8.33%) TippingPoint
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago