Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 153 246
Rank change year-on-year -70 +93 +33
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 35 128 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.57% 1.93% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 9.35% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 116 60
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.26% -22.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,225 £31,250 £31,100
90th Percentile £73,300 £53,750 £56,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 1163 1369 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.91% 20.63% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1133 1659
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,550
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +15 9 £70,000 +33.33%
Reigate -59 9 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Guildford -10 7 £35,500 -20.22%
Dorking -2 1 £42,500 +10.39%
Chertsey -5 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Camberley -25 1 £37,500 +6.38%
OSPF
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 30 (85.71%) Palo Alto
2 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 27 (77.14%) Firewall
3 26 (74.29%) BGP
4 24 (68.57%) Juniper
5 22 (62.86%) Wireless
6 21 (60.00%) Ethernet
7 19 (54.29%) SNMP
7 19 (54.29%) VRRP
7 19 (54.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (54.29%) SolarWinds
8 18 (51.43%) DNS
9 16 (45.71%) DHCP
10 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (42.86%) Network Management
11 14 (40.00%) VPN
11 14 (40.00%) WAN
12 13 (37.14%) VLAN
12 13 (37.14%) Network Monitoring
12 13 (37.14%) F5
13 12 (34.29%) Capacity Management
13 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
13 12 (34.29%) Load Balancing
13 12 (34.29%) ITIL
13 12 (34.29%) LAN
13 12 (34.29%) MPLS
13 12 (34.29%) IPsec
14 11 (31.43%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (31.43%) SLA
14 11 (31.43%) HSRP

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 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 26 (74.29%) BGP
3 22 (62.86%) Wireless
4 21 (60.00%) Ethernet
5 19 (54.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (54.29%) SNMP
5 19 (54.29%) VRRP
6 18 (51.43%) DNS
7 16 (45.71%) DHCP
8 14 (40.00%) VPN
8 14 (40.00%) WAN
9 13 (37.14%) VLAN
10 12 (34.29%) IPsec
10 12 (34.29%) LAN
10 12 (34.29%) MPLS
11 11 (31.43%) HSRP
11 11 (31.43%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (28.57%) 3G
12 10 (28.57%) 4G
12 10 (28.57%) VoIP
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Network Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Network Manager
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Juniper Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 9 (25.71%) PKI
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Network Management
2 13 (37.14%) Network Monitoring
3 12 (34.29%) Capacity Management
3 12 (34.29%) ITIL
3 12 (34.29%) Load Balancing
4 10 (28.57%) Change Management
4 10 (28.57%) Network Design
4 10 (28.57%) Operations Management
5 9 (25.71%) Information Management
6 8 (22.86%) Adaptive Security
7 7 (20.00%) Change Control
7 7 (20.00%) Coaching
8 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
8 6 (17.14%) Project Management
8 6 (17.14%) WAN Optimisation
8 6 (17.14%) Web Filtering
9 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
11 3 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCNP
3 8 (22.86%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) CCIE
5 3 (8.57%) CCNA
6 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) CCDA
7 1 (2.86%) CCDP
7 1 (2.86%) CCSA
7 1 (2.86%) CCSE
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) SLA
2 6 (17.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (22.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Palo Alto
2 27 (77.14%) Cisco
3 24 (68.57%) Juniper
4 19 (54.29%) SolarWinds
5 13 (37.14%) F5
6 9 (25.71%) 3Com
6 9 (25.71%) Aruba
6 9 (25.71%) Dell
6 9 (25.71%) HP
7 8 (22.86%) Allot
7 8 (22.86%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (22.86%) Extreme Networks
7 8 (22.86%) Mitel
7 8 (22.86%) Trapeze
8 5 (14.29%) Forcepoint
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.86%) Avaya
9 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.86%) Radware
9 1 (2.86%) VMware