Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 204 182
Rank change year-on-year -19 -22 +63
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 11 47 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.21% 0.81% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 4.45% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 43 92
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +50.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,000 £31,325
90th Percentile £57,500 £73,100 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% +7.37% -5.00%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,002 1,055 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.07% 18.27% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 788 886 1,149
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £23,925 £26,000 £26,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Surrey

OSPF
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for OSPF in Surrey

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OSPF in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for OSPF in Surrey

OSPF
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -5 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Dorking +11 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Redhill +1 1 - - 1
Epsom - 1 - -
OSPF
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
5 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 6 (54.55%) Juniper
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (45.45%) CCNP
6 5 (45.45%) CCNA
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (45.45%) Palo Alto
7 4 (36.36%) DNS
8 3 (27.27%) VoIP
8 3 (27.27%) Broadband
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (27.27%) Wireless
8 3 (27.27%) VLAN
8 3 (27.27%) Network Security
8 3 (27.27%) MPLS
8 3 (27.27%) Legal
8 3 (27.27%) Arista
8 3 (27.27%) Office 365
9 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) Broadband
7 3 (27.27%) MPLS
7 3 (27.27%) Network Security
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) Wireless
8 2 (18.18%) ADSL
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 2 (18.18%) SNMP
8 2 (18.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Email Filtering
1 2 (18.18%) High Availability
1 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
1 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
2 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) Palo Alto
4 3 (27.27%) Arista
5 2 (18.18%) Aruba
5 2 (18.18%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds