The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 60 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.75% 0.55% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.33% 3.85% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -23.91%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 104 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.04% 14.34% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72 83 114
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OSPF
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

OSPF Salary Trend in Cardiff

OSPF
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSPF across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

OSPF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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

1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 12 (100.00%) F5
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
3 10 (83.33%) DHCP
4 9 (75.00%) Unified Communications
4 9 (75.00%) BIG-IP
4 9 (75.00%) CCNP
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (66.67%) Banking
5 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
5 8 (66.67%) Finance
5 8 (66.67%) Avaya
6 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) IPsec
6 3 (25.00%) FTP
6 3 (25.00%) IPv4
6 3 (25.00%) IPv6
6 3 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
3 10 (83.33%) DHCP
4 9 (75.00%) BIG-IP
4 9 (75.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) FTP
5 3 (25.00%) IPsec
5 3 (25.00%) IPv4
5 3 (25.00%) IPv6
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Architect
1 9 (75.00%) Network Architect
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Architect
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Network Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNP
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (66.67%) Avaya
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago