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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 160 187
Rank change year-on-year +28 +27  
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 30 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.11% 0.84% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.79% 4.18% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 37
Median salary £52,500 £45,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% +1.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,675 £33,050 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £58,375 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

OSPF is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 518 742 983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.11% 20.14% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1863 3558
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill -4 11 £60,000 +4.34%
Guildford +14 4 £40,000 -13.97%
Dorking - 2 £45,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £37,500 -
OSPF
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 69 (87.34%) BGP
2 68 (86.08%) Cisco
3 61 (77.22%) Firewall
4 60 (75.95%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (70.89%) Data Centre
6 53 (67.09%) CCNP
7 50 (63.29%) Cisco ASA
8 48 (60.76%) Linux
9 47 (59.49%) F5
10 41 (51.90%) WAN
11 39 (49.37%) MPLS
12 38 (48.10%) VLAN
13 37 (46.84%) Load Balancing
14 33 (41.77%) VRRP
15 31 (39.24%) IPsec
16 30 (37.97%) HSRP
17 29 (36.71%) Cisco IOS
18 26 (32.91%) Network Design
19 25 (31.65%) EIGRP
19 25 (31.65%) Juniper
19 25 (31.65%) LAN
20 24 (30.38%) VoIP
20 24 (30.38%) Microsoft
21 23 (29.11%) Spanning Tree
22 20 (25.32%) VMware
23 19 (24.05%) Cisco Nexus
23 19 (24.05%) Presales
24 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
24 18 (22.78%) Unix
24 18 (22.78%) Windows

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:

Communications & Networking
1 69 (87.34%) BGP
2 61 (77.22%) Firewall
3 50 (63.29%) Cisco ASA
4 41 (51.90%) WAN
5 39 (49.37%) MPLS
6 38 (48.10%) VLAN
7 33 (41.77%) VRRP
8 31 (39.24%) IPsec
9 30 (37.97%) HSRP
10 29 (36.71%) Cisco IOS
11 25 (31.65%) EIGRP
11 25 (31.65%) LAN
12 24 (30.38%) VoIP
13 23 (29.11%) Spanning Tree
14 19 (24.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (18.99%) VPN
16 12 (15.19%) Multicast
16 12 (15.19%) NX-OS
17 11 (13.92%) Wi-Fi
18 10 (12.66%) FCoE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (96.20%) Network Engineer
2 38 (48.10%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) Switch Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Network Operations Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Operations Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Project Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Data Centre Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Data Network Engineer
10 1 (1.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 1 (1.27%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 1 (1.27%) Network Support
10 1 (1.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) REST
2 11 (13.92%) CSS
3 3 (3.80%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 56 (70.89%) Data Centre
2 15 (18.99%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.86%) PKI
6 3 (3.80%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.80%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.27%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.76%) Linux
2 18 (22.78%) Unix
2 18 (22.78%) Windows
3 6 (7.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Load Balancing
2 26 (32.91%) Network Design
3 19 (24.05%) Presales
4 17 (21.52%) High Availability
5 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
6 10 (12.66%) ITIL
6 10 (12.66%) Network Management
7 9 (11.39%) Change Control
7 9 (11.39%) Operations Management
8 7 (8.86%) Information Management
8 7 (8.86%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.59%) Change Management
9 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.59%) Low Latency
9 6 (7.59%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (7.59%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (7.59%) Security Management
10 5 (6.33%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (5.06%) Adaptive Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 60 (75.95%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (67.09%) CCNP
3 17 (21.52%) CCNA
4 13 (16.46%) CCDA
4 13 (16.46%) CCIP
4 13 (16.46%) CCSP
5 5 (6.33%) Degree
6 2 (2.53%) CCIE
7 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.52%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (7.59%) SCCM
1 6 (7.59%) SCOM
2 3 (3.80%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 68 (86.08%) Cisco
2 47 (59.49%) F5
3 25 (31.65%) Juniper
4 24 (30.38%) Microsoft
5 20 (25.32%) VMware
6 18 (22.78%) Citrix
7 17 (21.52%) SolarWinds
8 14 (17.72%) CheckPoint
9 12 (15.19%) Radware
10 10 (12.66%) Palo Alto
11 6 (7.59%) NetApp
11 6 (7.59%) Siemens
12 5 (6.33%) Samsung
13 4 (5.06%) Barracuda Networks
14 3 (3.80%) Allot
14 3 (3.80%) Extreme Networks
14 3 (3.80%) Forcepoint
14 3 (3.80%) Mitel
14 3 (3.80%) Trapeze
15 2 (2.53%) Fortinet