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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 187 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 32 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.69% 0.57% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 2.87% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 34
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 £36,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 940 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.97% 19.96% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 903 795 939
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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
Reigate -16 11 £31,500 -35.05% 1
Dorking - 7 £50,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £37,500 -
Camberley +6 2 £31,500 +5.00%
Guildford -3 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Farnham - 2 £32,500 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 39 (88.64%) Cisco
1 39 (88.64%) BGP
2 34 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (61.36%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (56.82%) MPLS
5 24 (54.55%) CCNA
5 24 (54.55%) Firewall
6 23 (52.27%) VMware
6 23 (52.27%) WAN
7 22 (50.00%) CCNP
8 21 (47.73%) Ethernet
9 20 (45.45%) ITIL
10 19 (43.18%) LAN
10 19 (43.18%) CheckPoint
10 19 (43.18%) Juniper
10 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
12 16 (36.36%) VPN
13 15 (34.09%) F5
14 14 (31.82%) VoIP
15 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
15 13 (29.55%) Network Security
16 12 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
16 12 (27.27%) SAN
17 11 (25.00%) ADSL
17 11 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
17 11 (25.00%) SolarWinds
18 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
18 10 (22.73%) VLAN

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) Lync
3 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.64%) Moodle
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (88.64%) BGP
2 27 (61.36%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (56.82%) MPLS
4 24 (54.55%) Firewall
5 23 (52.27%) WAN
6 21 (47.73%) Ethernet
7 19 (43.18%) LAN
8 16 (36.36%) VPN
9 14 (31.82%) VoIP
10 13 (29.55%) Network Security
11 12 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 12 (27.27%) SAN
12 11 (25.00%) ADSL
12 11 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
13 10 (22.73%) SHDSL
13 10 (22.73%) IPsec
13 10 (22.73%) VLAN
13 10 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (22.73%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Security Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Network Operations Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) VLE
2 5 (11.36%) CMDB
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) CentOS
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
3 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (13.64%) Service Management
4 6 (13.64%) Information Security
4 6 (13.64%) Change Control
4 6 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 5 (11.36%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.09%) Coaching
6 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.09%) Network Management
6 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) Security Management
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) Perl
1 4 (9.09%) PHP
2 2 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (54.55%) CCNA
3 22 (50.00%) CCNP
4 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 7 (15.91%) CCSP
6 6 (13.64%) CCIP
6 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (13.64%) CCSA
7 5 (11.36%) CCDA
7 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
8 4 (9.09%) CCSE
8 4 (9.09%) CISSP
8 4 (9.09%) CCIE
8 4 (9.09%) MCSE
8 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.55%) CISMP
9 2 (4.55%) JNCIA
9 2 (4.55%) JNCIS
9 2 (4.55%) MCITP
9 2 (4.55%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.91%) vSphere
4 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.09%) vCloud
4 4 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (4.55%) Netcool
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Cisco
2 23 (52.27%) VMware
3 19 (43.18%) CheckPoint
3 19 (43.18%) Juniper
4 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 15 (34.09%) F5
6 11 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 8 (18.18%) Splunk
7 8 (18.18%) Citrix
8 7 (15.91%) HP
9 5 (11.36%) Sophos
10 4 (9.09%) Zend
10 4 (9.09%) Dell
11 3 (6.82%) NetApp
11 3 (6.82%) Brocade
11 3 (6.82%) McAfee
12 2 (4.55%) BT
12 2 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (4.55%) BMC
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