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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 174 193 153
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -40
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 39 25 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.89% 0.51% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.71% 2.41% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 46
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £54,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1051 1039 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 23.90% 21.38% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 919 890 813
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +24 10 £55,000 +96.42% 3
Camberley +8 8 £50,000 +72.41%
Dorking +14 7 £41,500 -19.41%
Woking - 3 £37,500 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £33,750 -
Leatherhead -13 1 - - 1
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 72 (98.63%) BGP
2 69 (94.52%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (94.52%) Cisco
3 66 (90.41%) CCNP
4 54 (73.97%) Data Centre
5 48 (65.75%) MPLS
6 38 (52.05%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (50.68%) WAN
8 36 (49.32%) Firewall
9 31 (42.47%) Juniper
10 30 (41.10%) EIGRP
11 27 (36.99%) Linux
11 27 (36.99%) F5
11 27 (36.99%) Cisco Nexus
12 26 (35.62%) LAN
12 26 (35.62%) CCNA
13 24 (32.88%) Load Balancing
14 23 (31.51%) ITIL
15 22 (30.14%) CCIE
16 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
17 20 (27.40%) VMware
18 19 (26.03%) HSRP
19 18 (24.66%) VoIP
20 17 (23.29%) UNIX
21 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
22 15 (20.55%) VLAN
22 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
22 15 (20.55%) Spanning Tree
23 14 (19.18%) Cisco IOS
23 14 (19.18%) Cisco PIX

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (4.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 72 (98.63%) BGP
2 48 (65.75%) MPLS
3 38 (52.05%) Cisco ASA
4 37 (50.68%) WAN
5 36 (49.32%) Firewall
6 30 (41.10%) EIGRP
7 27 (36.99%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (35.62%) LAN
9 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
10 19 (26.03%) HSRP
11 18 (24.66%) VoIP
12 15 (20.55%) VLAN
12 15 (20.55%) Spanning Tree
13 14 (19.18%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (19.18%) Cisco PIX
13 14 (19.18%) Wireless
14 12 (16.44%) VRRP
15 11 (15.07%) VPLS
16 10 (13.70%) IPsec
16 10 (13.70%) VPN
General
1 7 (9.59%) Electronics
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (78.08%) Network Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Operations Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Network Operations Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Network Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) IT Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Data Centre Consultant
9 1 (1.37%) Cisco Consultant
9 1 (1.37%) Data Consultant
9 1 (1.37%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 54 (73.97%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) CESG
4 3 (4.11%) PKI
4 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.99%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) UNIX
3 12 (16.44%) Windows
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Load Balancing
2 23 (31.51%) ITIL
3 14 (19.18%) Network Design
4 10 (13.70%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.33%) Network Management
6 8 (10.96%) ITIL V3
7 7 (9.59%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (6.85%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.48%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (5.48%) Change Control
9 4 (5.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.11%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (4.11%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.11%) Time Management
10 3 (4.11%) Operations Management
10 3 (4.11%) Change Management
10 3 (4.11%) Information Security
10 3 (4.11%) Information Management
11 2 (2.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (2.74%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) Ada
Qualifications
1 69 (94.52%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (90.41%) CCNP
3 26 (35.62%) CCNA
4 22 (30.14%) CCIE
5 12 (16.44%) CCIP
5 12 (16.44%) CCDP
6 11 (15.07%) CCSP
6 11 (15.07%) CCDA
7 10 (13.70%) JNCIS
8 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
9 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
9 6 (8.22%) JNCIA
10 5 (6.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) vSphere
2 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.11%) XenApp
4 2 (2.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (6.85%) Netcool
3 3 (4.11%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (94.52%) Cisco
2 31 (42.47%) Juniper
3 27 (36.99%) F5
4 20 (27.40%) VMware
5 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.81%) Citrix
7 11 (15.07%) Riverbed
8 10 (13.70%) Radware
9 8 (10.96%) CheckPoint
10 7 (9.59%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.48%) Splunk
12 3 (4.11%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (4.11%) Websense
12 3 (4.11%) NetApp
13 2 (2.74%) Dell
13 2 (2.74%) EMC
13 2 (2.74%) Nexenta
14 1 (1.37%) Nortel
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