Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 223 145
Rank change year-on-year +5 -78 +103
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 16 37 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.59% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 3.15% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 118
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +54.84% -22.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £73,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -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 955 1,176 1,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.67% 18.72% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 978 1,113
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £64,900
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%

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
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 14 December 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
Redhill +4 7 £40,000 -42.86%
Dorking +9 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Reigate -5 1 £42,500 -32.00%
OSPF
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 16 (100.00%) BGP
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 13 (81.25%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (75.00%) Wireless
4 12 (75.00%) VPN
4 12 (75.00%) Aruba
5 11 (68.75%) WAN
6 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
6 10 (62.50%) VoIP
7 8 (50.00%) High Availability
7 8 (50.00%) Linux
7 8 (50.00%) LAN
7 8 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (43.75%) Arista
8 7 (43.75%) Python
8 7 (43.75%) HP
8 7 (43.75%) Juniper
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (43.75%) Network Architecture
8 7 (43.75%) Palo Alto
8 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (43.75%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
9 5 (31.25%) Internet
9 5 (31.25%) Network Design
9 5 (31.25%) Huawei
9 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
9 5 (31.25%) Ruckus Wireless
9 5 (31.25%) Meraki

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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (75.00%) Wireless
4 11 (68.75%) WAN
5 10 (62.50%) VoIP
6 8 (50.00%) LAN
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (31.25%) Internet
8 5 (31.25%) SNMP
9 4 (25.00%) MPLS
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (18.75%) DNS
10 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (18.75%) VLAN
11 2 (12.50%) DHCP
12 1 (6.25%) ADSL
12 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IP Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Project Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (43.75%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) High Availability
2 7 (43.75%) Network Architecture
2 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
3 5 (31.25%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Aruba
3 7 (43.75%) Arista
3 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 7 (43.75%) Palo Alto
4 5 (31.25%) Huawei
4 5 (31.25%) Meraki
4 5 (31.25%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) F5
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) VMware