Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 48 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.14% 3.22% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 9.86% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 6
Croydon median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +15.15% -
10th Percentile £48,625 £38,125 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,375 £59,375
South London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +28.57% -30.00%

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 Croydon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 87 142 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 24.86% 32.64% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 75 137 69
Croydon median annual salary £37,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.91% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £23,700 £24,500 £24,200
90th Percentile £62,250 £57,550 £59,000
South London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing OSPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Croydon

OSPF
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (75.00%) NetScreen
2 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Junos
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) FabricPath
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) RSVP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) NetScreen
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) FabricPath
3 1 (25.00%) Junos
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) RSVP
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds