The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 202 162 143
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -19
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 11 57 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 1.12% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 4.68% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 45 76
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1022 1219 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 19.86% 23.95% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 873 976 994
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
South East

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Leatherhead -18 5 £37,500 -25.00%
Guildford +3 4 £50,000 +5.26%
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (83.33%) Cisco
1 25 (83.33%) BGP
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (66.67%) VPN
4 19 (63.33%) LAN
4 19 (63.33%) WAN
5 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (60.00%) Firewall
6 16 (53.33%) VMware
7 15 (50.00%) CCNP
8 13 (43.33%) CheckPoint
8 13 (43.33%) Cisco PIX
9 12 (40.00%) SolarWinds
9 12 (40.00%) Internet
9 12 (40.00%) MPLS
9 12 (40.00%) TACACS
9 12 (40.00%) Ethernet
10 11 (36.67%) Windows
10 11 (36.67%) CCNA
10 11 (36.67%) Juniper
10 11 (36.67%) Network Management
11 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 10 (33.33%) McAfee
11 10 (33.33%) EIGRP
12 9 (30.00%) SAN
13 8 (26.67%) Citrix
13 8 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (26.67%) Network Security
13 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (26.67%) Splunk

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) BGP
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (66.67%) VPN
4 19 (63.33%) LAN
4 19 (63.33%) WAN
5 18 (60.00%) Firewall
6 13 (43.33%) Cisco PIX
7 12 (40.00%) Internet
7 12 (40.00%) MPLS
7 12 (40.00%) TACACS
7 12 (40.00%) Ethernet
8 10 (33.33%) EIGRP
9 9 (30.00%) SAN
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (26.67%) Network Security
11 4 (13.33%) VLAN
11 4 (13.33%) IPsec
11 4 (13.33%) DHCP
11 4 (13.33%) DNS
11 4 (13.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Account Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Network Management
2 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (20.00%) Change Control
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 5 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
4 5 (16.67%) Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) High Availability
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Network Design
8 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Perl
1 4 (13.33%) PHP
2 3 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) CCNP
3 11 (36.67%) CCNA
4 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (13.33%) CISSP
5 4 (13.33%) MCSE
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.00%) CCSA
6 3 (10.00%) GSEC
6 3 (10.00%) CCSE
6 3 (10.00%) CEH
7 1 (3.33%) CCIE
7 1 (3.33%) CCDA
7 1 (3.33%) VCAP
7 1 (3.33%) MCTS
7 1 (3.33%) MCITP
7 1 (3.33%) CCDE
7 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (23.33%) vSphere
2 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.33%) vCloud
5 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) VMware
3 13 (43.33%) CheckPoint
4 12 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 11 (36.67%) Juniper
6 10 (33.33%) McAfee
7 8 (26.67%) Citrix
7 8 (26.67%) Splunk
8 7 (23.33%) F5
9 6 (20.00%) Brocade
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.00%) NetApp
9 6 (20.00%) Sophos
10 5 (16.67%) HP
10 5 (16.67%) Dell
10 5 (16.67%) Blue Coat
11 4 (13.33%) TippingPoint
11 4 (13.33%) Zend
11 4 (13.33%) Nortel
12 2 (6.67%) Nokia